Legal Wellness Institute

At the Legal Wellness Institute, our goal is to resolve legal problems quickly, so that our clients can focus on their health and their loved ones. With our help, clients achieve stability in their income, housing, and family relationships, and have a plan for the future.


Housing Law & Eviction Prevention

Having a stable place to call home is vital to an individual's or family's dignity and wellbeing.

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Family Law

Our clients achieve legal stability in their family relationships and security for the children in their care.

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Public Benefits & Income Support

We help our clients obtain benefits and entitlements to ensure economic stability and access to vital health care.

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Lifetime Planning

Planning for the future is an important responsibility, especially for those facing a serious illness or disability.

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Economic Justice

By teaching New Yorkers to take command of their financial future we promote the security of individuals, families, and communities.

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Continued Care Project (Article 17A)

We help families obtain the legal authority they need to care for an intellectually or developmentally disabled adult.

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Get Involved

Internship, Volunteer, and Pro Bono opportunities are available.

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Support Our Work

Support NYC families by contributing to LWI's work.