Free Legal Assistance in Maine

Main Equal Justice Partners can help you get the services you need, including child care, education, health care benefits, unemployment benefits, and food assistance. Find out more about their free services at their website here.

Pine Tree Legal is a statewide network that help low-income single mothers get through legal matters by providing counseling and referrals to lawyers and social service organizations. Set up an appointment with one of their specialists at a local office in your area.

Another statewide network that provides free help to low-income families is the Maine Volunteer Lawyers Project. They can help you with custody, divorce, child support, foreclosures, unemployment, and Social Security cases. You’ll have to complete an interview with one of their volunteers first. Read more about the interview process and get the toll-free number here.