In recent years, the people of Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin, Berkshire, and Worcester counties were required to apply for legal assistance at the Massachusetts Justice Project. As of January 1, 2014, MJP will be closed. They are no longer taking on new clients.
Community Legal Aid will now accept and screen applications for those in need of legal services. Contact CLA at 1-855-CLA-LEGAL /
Intake hours starting January 6, 2014 are:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 12:15 a.m.
Wednesday: 1:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Community Resources Information, a non-profit organization,
provides a page listing legal assistance resources in Massachusetts. Also, see our Find a Lawyer page.