MLSA is providing legal services by phone or email. Wait times may be longer than usual, so we encourage you to be patient.
If you need legal information related to COVID-19, please visit MontanaLawHelp.org.
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Montana Legal Services Association empowers low-income Montanans by providing them the tools to help themselves with civil, non-criminal legal issues, at no cost.
Montana Legal Services Association has resources across Montana. Our interactive resource map will help you find legal resources in your community.
When calling our HelpLine, you may not be able to get through right away due to high call volume. We encourage you to keep trying. If there is a wait to get through to our intake specialists, please fill out the online application form and our intake specialists will call you. You can generally expect to hear from us in 3-5 business days. If you have an urgent deadline, please note it on your application and try calling us back if you do not hear from us in one business day.
MLSA is committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability. This website endeavors to conform to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. If you need to mail or fax a paper application, please download the paper application here. Mail to 616 Helena Ave, Suite 100, Helena, MT 59601 or Fax to 406-442-9817.
MLSA provides free translation services for more than 240 languages. If you need translation services, please contact MLSA directly through our HelpLine. Deaf, hard of hearing, or speech impaired callers can call 711 or use the relay service of their choice.
We are continually seeking solutions that will bring all areas of the site up to the same level of overall web accessibility. In the meantime, should you experience any difficulty in accessing the MLSA website, please don’t hesitate to contact us at [email protected].
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