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We provide free legal help to Maine people with low incomes.

We have offices in every part of the state, from Presque Isle to Portland.

We post information and self-help tools for our clients, our staff, and the greater legal community.

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What's New

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We have a new resource for transgender and gender non-conforming Mainers: How to: Change Your Name and Gender Marker in Maine.

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Check out our guide and cartoon! How To: Get Your Security Deposit Back - And What to Do If You Don't

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Have you modified or built on additions to make your home more accessible for a member of your household with a disability? You may qualify for this new tax credit!

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Step-by-step help with divorce and parental rights, including interactive forms.
Latest automated Child Support Worksheet (7/29/16)

healthcare_symbolAre you worried about losing your MaineCare Section 17 Services because of recent changes? Check out our new Guide to Section 17 Eligibility!

Apply for free skills training now! The Maine Department of Labor has openings in its Competitive Skills Scholarship Program in several counties. This gives Mainers with low incomes a real chance to gain meaningful job skills: covers most costs for certificate programs and two and four year degrees. More here.

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Are you a military service member or veteran? Find easy-to-read legal information and free help referrals at StatesideLegal.orgAnd check out  PTLA's new Military Services Homepage!


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