Legal Aid offers free clinics and presentations in Aug.

Legal Aid offers free clinics and presentations in Aug.

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Community Legal Aid is offering programs to anyone who may need legal assistance or who has an interest in legal topics. Programs are taught by attorneys and are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

All Community Legal Aid events can be found at www.communitylegalaid.org/events. Check back periodically as more workshops may be added.

Interested parties should call the help line at 800-998-9454 or apply online at www.communitylegalaid.org/apply unless otherwise indicated.

An “Ask a Lawyer” live Facebook event will take place Wednesday, Aug. 10 at 5 p.m. Audience members can ask civil legal questions related to housing, debt, family, law, public benefits and more. Join online at www.facebook.com/CommLegalAid.

Online legal clinics

—On Tuesdays at 4 p.m., learn about renter’s rights and options if facing an eviction. Visit www.communitylegalaid.org/eviction for online resources and clinic details.

—The first and third Thursday of the month at 5 p.m., learn about the foreclosure process and options for homeowners going through foreclosure. Visit www.communitylegalaid.org/foreclosure for resources and clinic details.

—On Tuesday, Aug. 9 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., learn about parental rights and parenting time orders. Details at www.communitylegalaid.org/parenthood.

—Legal clinic focused on record sealing and debt-related issues on Tuesday, Aug. 9 from 5-7 p.m. Advance registration required.

Veterans screening clinics

Veterans can speak with an advocate to be screened for free legal help. The Akron and Youngstown clinics are now hosted in-person. The Canton clinic remains phone appointments only. Preregistration is required for all clinics. Open to veterans in Columbiana, Mahoning, Medina, Portage, Stark, Summit, Trumbull and Wayne counties.

—Carl Nunziato VA Clinic on Wednesday, Aug. 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 330-740-9200 ext. 447700 to preregister.

—Canton Vet Center on Thursday, Aug. 18 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 330-761-7054 and select 4 at the prompt to preregister.

Community Legal Aid is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit law firm serving the legal needs of low-income individuals in Central and Northeast Ohio. The nonprofit law firm serves clients in Columbiana, Mahoning, Medina, Portage, Stark, Summit, Trumbull and Wayne counties.