Legal Aid Resources

A private, non-profit organization that provides protection and advocacy for the rights of Massachusetts residents with disabilities.

11 Beacon Street Suite 925, Boston, MA 02108


A private, nonprofit, nonpartisan legal organization that provides pro bono legal representation to victims of discrimination based on race or national origin.

294 Washington Street, #443, Boston, MA 02108


Suffolk Law school Clinic which represents students at school, court, and special education hearings, as well as in mediation/resolution sessions.

Suffolk University Law School, 120 Tremont Street, Suite 160H, Boston, MA 02108


A  statewide family organization that advocates for improved access to mental health services for children, youth, and families.

45 Bromfield Street, 10th Floor, Boston, MA 02108

Toll Free: 866-815-8122

EdLaw is an initiative of the Children’s Law Center of Massachusetts and the Youth Advocacy Division that provide young people with legal representation in cases of school discipline, academic failure, undetected special needs, inadequate education while in state custody, and ineffective reintegration after incarceration.

44 Bromfield Street, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02108

Helpline- 617-988-8460

Free non-criminal legal services for low-income people in Greater Boston.

197 Friend Street, Boston, MA 02114


800-323-3205 (Toll-free)

617-371-1228 (TDD)

A free legal hotline that supports low-income Massachusetts residents with legal problems by providing legal information and advice, and by making referrals to legal and social service agencies.

LARC Hotline: 617-603-1700 or 1-800-342-LAWS

Hours of Operation: M/T/Th/F from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m, Weds. from 9am-12:00.

A private non-profit organization that provides a legal helpline and legal assistance to Boston students, in particular students with disabilities, students who have been expelled or suspended from school, and students traumatized by family violence or other experiences. They also advocate for students dealing with the effects of zero tolerance discipline.

25 Kingston Street, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02111


Helpline 617-357-8431, X224

A non-profit organization and community resource center that supports parents of children with disabilities in Boston. Provides disability related support, information, and training in multiple languages for families who have children with disabilities, as well as young adults with disabilities in Boston.

One Westinghouse Plaza Building D, Suite 11, Hyde Park, MA 02136


A committee of the Massachusetts Legislature which works to protect the rights of persons with mental health issues from discrimination. They can help you with legal issues related to mental with basic advice and referral information.

24 School Street, 8th Floor, Boston, MA 02108

Toll Free: 617-338-2345800-342-9092