Find NC Help

If you are a veteran in need of legal services, there are many organizations that can provide help.

Resource Chart

The NC Equal Access to Justice Commission‘s “Civil Legal Aid Resources Available to Low-Income and Elderly North Carolinians” provides a general overview of services available through several non-profit legal services organizations in North Carolina.

Please note: The chart is merely a summary of areas of law addressed; it is not a comprehensive list of services. Please contact the agencies for complete information on the services they provide and eligibility criteria for assistance.

Click here for additional information about the need for civil legal services for all of North Carolina’s most vulnerable citizens.


Benefits

Are you a veteran who:

  1. Needs assistance applying for veterans benefits?
  2. Has been denied benefits from the VA and needs assistance appealing the board’s decision?
  3. Needs assistance with a discharge upgrade?

Click here for organizations that provide legal assistance to individuals who served in the military who are seeking benefits from the military.


Civil Legal Issues

Are you a veteran who needs general civil legal assistance? 

This includes: benefits, employment, family and domestic violence, housing including tenant and foreclosure, immigration, children and youth issues, elder issues, veterans issues, health care, and other civil legal issues.

Click here for organizations that provide legal assistance to individuals who served in the military who are seeking help with general civil legal issues.


Children’s Issues

Are you a veteran who needs help with issues related to children, custody, or education?

Click here for organizations that provide legal assistance to individuals who served in the military who are seeking help with these issues.


Criminal Issues

Are you a veteran who needs help with a criminal matter?

Click here for organizations that provide legal assistance to individuals who served in the military who are seeking help with criminal issues.


Other Legal Resources

Click here for additional resources.