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JustUs Health

Legal Assistance - HIV/AIDS

JustUs Behavioral Health

1000 University Ave W, Ste 20, St. Paul, MN, 55104-4747

Distance: 1035 Miles

(612) 373-2437

Website

https://www.justushealth.org/legal

Service Details

Description

Legal aid program that offers legal counseling and/or representation for low-income individuals, typically in the areas of disability law, elder law and family law


Free or low cost legal services help people who are unable to afford a lawyer get access to the court system.


Additional Information

Provides legal advice, brief services and direct representation for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)-related legal matters.


They also provide referrals where appropriate.


Legal help related to HIV is available in the following areas:
* Disability planning services
* Permanency planning
* Debtor or creditor
* Social Security Disability services
* Stigma reduction services and individual rights
* Employment
* Confidentiality
* Discrimination
* Immigration
* Estate planning and probate


Features

  • Legal Information
    • Advance medical directives 
    • Benefits assistance 

Eligibility

They provide free consultations to people in Minnesota with HIV.


Additionally, they offer direct representation by either staff or (where possible) volunteer attorneys to clients living with HIV who have incomes below 400% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines when the legal issue stems directly from an individual's HIV status.


They provide limited Social Security Disability services for a fee for clients who are living with HIV but who have incomes above 400% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines.


For matters not falling into either category, JustUs Health legal staff will discuss with you whether there is a fee or not.


Application Instructions

For assistance or more information, call the Minnesota AIDSLine at (612) 373-2437.


Business Hours

9:00am - 6:00pm, Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
9:00am - 8:00pm, Wednesday
9:00am - 5:00pm, Friday


Area Served

Hennepin County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (612) 373-9160

Last Update

11/8/2019

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