In King County call 2-1-1. 211 is open weekdays 8:00 am - 6:00 pm. 211 will identify and refer you to the appropriate legal aid provider.
Seniors (age 60 and over) can also call CLEAR*Sr at 1-888-387-7111 (statewide)
Facing Foreclosure? Call 1-800-606-4819
211 and CLEAR will provide interpreters.
You may also begin the application process for legal aid online through CLEAR*Online. You will answer questions about your finances and legal problem. If it looks like you are eligible for legal aid, you will be referred to a legal aid program for the next step.
If you need help with a consumer (including debt collection, consumer fraud), housing, or government benefits problem, NJP will call you after you complete the online application.
If you have a different legal problem, you will be directed to call the CLEAR Hotline or another legal aid program to finish the intake process. If no legal aid program can help you, the site will offer links to legal information that may help you solve the problem.
Washington LawHelp is a library of free "know your rights" articles, videos, court forms and do-it-yourself packets covering many common legal issues such as family law, housing, public benefits and money/debt problems.
This site also includes a directory of legal aid programs in Washington state. It's a good place to start researching your legal issue.