Faith Based Resource Center

Legal Tuesdays

Each Tuesday Morning legal counsel is available to the clients of Resurrection House to discuss any legal issues the client may be facing.

Typical issues include:

  • Applying for Social Security Disability
  • Establishment/change of representative payee for public benefits
  • Employment related issues including hiring/firing questions and obtaining earned wages
  • Establishment of identity & obtaining ID cards which includes name change proceedings & obtaining vital records such as birth certificates & divorce decrees
  • Driver’s license issues including reinstatement of suspended licenses; negotiating payment plans/nullification of judgments in order to obtain forms for reinstatement and traffic court issues
  • Immigration questions, green card issues
  • Divorce/paternity/child sharing/child support issues
  • Criminal issues including explaining the arraignment process, entitlement to public defenders, general advice on crimes charged, expungement, and modification of probation
  • Civil law advice on issues such as breach of contract, personal injury, products liability, civil theft issues, credit issues, income tax issues & landlord/tenant issues