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South Jersey Legal Services

(800) 496-4570

South Jersey Legal Services

South Jersey Legal Services, Inc. (SJLS) is a non-profit organization created to provide quality legal representation and advocacy to low-income individuals in Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Monmouth, Ocean and Salem Counties. With over 50 years’ experience, SJLS is part of the Legal Services of New Jersey network. SJLS Private Attorney Involvement Program includes special projects such as the Family Assist Project, Children's SSI Project, where volunteer attorneys assist low income children to secure disability benefits. We also have the SJLS Guardianship Project for Children where legal assistance is provided in obtaining guardianship over a disabled/ special needs child who is approaching 18 years of age.

Eligibility financial eligibility
Age Groups
  • Children
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Seniors
Community Services
Family & Support Services
Legal / Advocacy
Health Services
Crisis / Safety
Intellectual and Developmental Needs
Payment Options
  • County Funding
  • Free
  • Low Cost / Donation
  • Sliding Scale / Payment Plans
  • State Funding
Language Spoken
  • American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Arabic
  • Bengali
  • Chinese (Cantonese)
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Creole
  • French
  • Greek
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Turkish
  • Urdu
  • Vietnamese

Last Updated: 02/09/22