New Haven Legal Assistance Association has a mission to ensure that all community members receive justice and representation regardless of income. The organization believes that everyone has the basic right to stable, affordable housing, food security and medical care. Staff at New Haven Legal Assistance Association understand that justice involved individuals may face major barriers when they return to the community, and they are dedicated to using their collaborative legal expertise to help clients solve problems as quickly as possible. Their hope is that all clients stand a strong chance at permanent reentry, as well as to reduce recidivism and homelessness in the state. Attorneys with New Haven Legal Assistance Association have a broad range of civil legal experience, specializing in case law ranging from public benefits to child custody to immigration. For more information about specific services, or to request legal assistance, individuals should contact the organization directly using the information provided on this page.