MIAMI, FL—Legal Services of Greater Miami remains open during COVID-19. The Legal Services team understands first hand that the need for legal assistance is greater and more critical in the midst of this COVID-19 public health emergency. This is a time when the most vulnerable members – including the elderly, homeless, disabled, and children among others in our community will struggle to maintain employment and affordable housing, as well as access to healthcare, food and other basic necessities. These are all the areas in which Legal Services provides legal representation.
“Our role during this difficult time is to be the first line of defense for low-income individuals and families, as well as a resource for our community, ” said Monica Vigues-Pitan, Executive Director at Legal Services of Greater Miami. “We want the community to know we are here for them, and our attorneys are ready and available to respond to their pressing legal needs.”