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General Agency Information
Name:California Indian Legal Services Sacramento Office
Alternate Name(s):CILS
Address:117 J Street, Suite 300
Sacramento, CA  95814
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:916-978-0960
Toll Free:800-829-0284
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday, 9-5
Description:California Indian Legal Services (CILS) is one of the oldest non-profit law firms devoted exclusively to the cause of Native American rights. Governed by a Board of Trustees selected by California tribes and tribal organizations, CILS has provided free and low-cost legal services to California tribes, tribal organizations and Native American individuals throughout the state for over four decades.

AREAS SERVED: Counties Served
Alameda, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Kings, Lake, Madera, Marin, Mariposa, Mendocino, Merced, Monterey, Napa, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Benito, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Sierra, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Tulare, Yolo, Yuba

FUNDING SOURCE: CILS is supported by grants, namely the Legal Services Corporation and the State Bar of California, private foundations, and individual and corporate contributors as well as contracts from a host of California's 109 federally recognized Indian Tribes.

Mission:Our mission is to protect and advance Indian rights, foster Indian self-determination, and facilitate tribal nation-building.
Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within Two Blocks
Eligibility:Call for Information
Areas Served:See Description Notes
Physical Location:Sacramento
Funding Source:See Description Notes
Subject Headings
Human Rights Groups
Legal Counseling
Legal Services
Low Income
Native Americans
Private Nonprofits
This record last modified December 22, 2015