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out

The Urban Justice Center makes legal services easily accessible to the people that need it most

If you are looking for legal help from one of our initiatives, please explore the directory to learn which initiative can help you

Main Office

40 Rector St. , 9th Fl.
New York, NY 10006

General Assisatnce

646-602-5600

Asylum
Connect

AsylumConnect provides the first and only resource website and app for LGBTQ asylum. Use AsylumConnect’s free website and app to find verified safe LGBTQ-and immigrant-friendly services near you.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5600

Email: hello@asylumconnect.org

Find Help

The website and app are free and available 24/7. Access them here.

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The
Brave
House

The Brave House is developing a community space for immigrant girls, ages 16-21, providing legal, mental health, and holistic services to survivors of gender-based violence.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5600

Email: TheBraveHouseBrooklyn@gmail.com

Hours

M-F: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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College
Athlete
Advocacy
Initiative

CAAI advocates for the fair and equal treatment of college athletes by facilitating legal services and coordinating advocacy campaigns to combat exploitation in the multibillion-dollar college sports industry.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5600

Email: info@4collegeathletes.org

Hours

M-F: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

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Domestic
Violence
Project

DVP protects the rights of domestic violence survivors to allow for a self-determined and safe future.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 833.321.4DVP (833.321.4387)

Email: dvp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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Human
Rights
Project

HRP promotes recognition and implementation of the full spectrum of human rights in the United States.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5600

Email: hrp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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Mental
Health
Project

MHP advocates for low-income New Yorkers living with serious mental health concerns.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 1-877-MHP-LAW1 / 1-877-647-5291

Email: mhp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM

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Peter
Cicchino
Youth
Project

PCYP provides legal representation to youth experiencing homelessness in NYC, with a focus on the needs of LGBTQQ youth. Please contact us to make an appointment.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 877 LGBT LAW (877-542-9529)

Email: pcyp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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Power
Of
Purpose

PoP is a solution to the violence, crime and cycle of criminal justice involvement plaguing youth ages 14 to 18 years old in the Bronx, NY.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5600

Email: kthompson@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

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Safety
Net
Project

The Safety Net Project advocates for safe and secure housing and fundamental resources like food and cash assistance for underserved and marginalized communities in New York City. We combine legal services, policy advocacy, new media campaigns, and community organizing to advance the movement for economic justice.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5600

Email: snp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 9:00AM – 6PM

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Sex
Workers
Project

SWP provides legal and social services, and engages in advocacy, education, research and organizing to promote and protect the human rights of sex workers and survivors of human trafficking.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5617

Email: swp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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Street
Vendor
Project

SVP works to correct social and economic injustice faced by NYC street vendors.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5600

Email: svp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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Surveillance
Technology
Oversight
Project

S.T.O.P. litigates and advocates for the privacy, fighting excessive local and state-level surveillance. Our work highlights the discriminatory impact of surveillance on Muslim Americans, immigrants, and communities of color. S.T.O.P. is one of just five organizations selected for UJC’s 2019-2020 Social Justice Accelerator.”

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5600

Hours

By appointment only

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