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|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Watsonville Law Center|
|Address:||315 Main Street, Suite 207|
Watsonville, CA 95076
|Description:||The Watsonville Law Center provides free legal services to low-income individuals. We advise clients with legal questions about workers' compensation, wage claims, consumer fraud, debt and credit issues, criminal record clearance, child custody and visitation, and access to small claims court. For other legal issues, we refer individuals to other legal resources in the community.
To ask for a clinic appointment or obtain referral information, please call the Watsonville Law Center 9:00am-5:00pm, Monday through Friday
Materials from the Central Coast Foreclosure Collaborative's Mortgage Foreclosure Workshops are available online in English and Spanish.
|Mission:||The mission of the Watsonville Law Center is to provide low-income families and individuals, equal access to the law by assisting them to understand, exercise and enforce their rights.|
|Programs:||Agricultural Workers Access to Health Project (AWAHP)
Barriers to Employment Project
Economic Justice Project (EJP)
Consumer Protection Project
Language Access to Court Project
Working with Oaxacan populations
WLC staff and volunteers provide free advice and assistance through community-based legal advice clinics. Clients are interviewed by trained legal interviewers and receive advice from volunteer attorneys who are expert in the legal area of the clinic.
WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CLINIC
WAGE CLAIM CLINIC
CONSUMER PROTECTION CLINIC
DEBT, CREDIT & IDENTITY THEFT CLINIC
RECORD CLEARANCE & LICENSE REINSTATEMENT CLINIC
VISIT us during drop-in hours to request services. Most of our services will require an appointment.
To ask for a clinic appointment or obtain referral information, please call the Watsonville Law Center.
WINTER 2014 Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
9am-12pm & 1-3pm
Weds. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Parking & Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within One Block|
|Areas Served:||Monterey County|
San Benito County
Santa Cruz County
Consumer Assistance and Protection
Criminal Record Expungement Assistance
Employment Discrimination Assistance
Fair Credit Practices
Immigrant Rights Groups
Labor and Employment Law
Personal Finances Issues
Personal Finances/Budget Counseling
Predatory Lending Assistance
Small Claims Advisory Programs
|This record last modified February 7, 2014|