Student Loan Debt Assistance Now Available at NLS

In partnership with the Education Debt Consumer Assistance Program (EDCAP), Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc. is excited to now offer FREE student loan debt counseling to members of our surrounding community. There are NO income or resource restrictions to take advantage of this program. Call (716) 847-0650 or join us for Drop-In Counseling on Thursdays from

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Do I Have to Move?

  My landlord told me I have to move out this week and that he will call the police if I am not out.  Do I have to move? Only a civil officer (usually a sheriff or a marshal) can put a tenant out.  Your landlord can tell you that you have to move, but Continue reading

Modernizing SNAP Benefits Will Help Millions of Families

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced an update to the Thrifty Food Plan, which is used to set benefit levels for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). This science-driven and long-overdue reevaluation will be welcome news for families across the country, many of whom will be better able to afford a healthy diet with greater

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