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Safe Housing

Utility Dispute

This grandmother needs an attorney to advocate for her with her water company. She is being charged a substantial bill resulting from a leak she says they failed to repair. The client relies on Social Security as her only source of income and is struggling to get by. I can help! I can help!

Case Eligibility

  • Client needs assistance contacting the utility to reduce the amount she owes Current water bill is more than $7,000
  • Current water bill is more than $7,000
  • Client is organized and has documents to support her case

VLB Added Value

  • Guidance on how to proceed
  • Connection to attorneys who have dealt with similar issues
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Safe Families

Guardianship

This single dad seeks a guardianship over his daughter so he can manage her medical care. He recently took her to an appointment and learned he could not talk to the doctor because his daughter is now 25 and considered an adult. The dad is her sole caregiver and has been for her entire life. He receives food stamps and also works cleaning up after construction jobs so he can afford his daughter’s medical expenses. I can help!

Case Eligibility

  • Dad came to VLB Help Desk and qualifies for services
  • Dad has note from doctor regarding need for guardianship
  • Dad is well organized

VLB Added Value

  • All documents can be provided to attorney
  • Connection to attorney mentor
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Safe Housing

Landlord/Tenant

This client who makes t-shirts for churches needs help with her landlord. The client says that her landlord has turned off the power, air conditioner, and locked her out of the premises. She cannot access her cash register, money, or products. She has tried to work out a deal with the landlord but has been unsuccessful. She is worried that her belongings will be destroyed. I can help!

Case Eligibility

  • Client has a copy of her lease
  • Client has tried working things out; she needs an attorney
  • Client wants to end the lease and get her stuff back

VLB Added Value

  • VLB can provide necessary paperwork
  • Guidance on how to proceed
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