ELAP provides public workshops at local libraries, schools, churches, and other community gathering places where volunteer attorneys discuss a variety of legal issues such as veterans benefits, wills and estate planning, probate, consumer fraud, immigration, and other topics.
As a response to current events with Covid-19, ELAP is now conducting webinars. Please see below for the recordings of these webinars, along with transcripts and further resources. If you are interested in a particular topic, please email Chris Lovings – ELAP’s Community Engagement Manager – at email@example.com.
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Tuesday, July 21st: 4:00 – 5:30 PM Pacific Time
During COVID, there have been many temporary policies put in place around Public Benefits received from DSHS. Programs such as the Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) and Disaster Cash Assistance Program (DCAP) are offered, but what are those programs and how will they affect you? Join ELAP, Statewide Poverty Action Center’s Lianna Kressin, and Solid Ground’s Grete Schultz as those programs are explained and your questions are answered.
This webinar will take place on Zoom on Tuesday, July 21st from 4:00 – 5:00 PM PT. This webinar is for the public, and is open to all. If you’d like to join, please register at the link below.
Disclaimer: This webinar will be recorded, please turn off your video if you do not wish to be on the recording.
Martes 28 de julio: 4:00 – 5:30 PM
¿Tiene preguntas sobre la Regla de carga pública y los beneficios públicos? Si busca comida o asistencia de alquiler, ¿cómo le afectará eso para obtener una tarjeta verde? Únase a ELAP mientras Malou Chavez, del Proyecto de Derechos de los Inmigrantes del Noroeste, presenta sobre este tema en un seminario web en español. Este seminario web será el martes 28 de julio de 4 PM a 5:30 PM. Este evento se grabará y compartirá en el sitio web de ELAP, y también se transmitirá a Facebook Live en la cuenta de Facebook de ELAP.
Enlace de registro
Webinars from Community Partners
There are other legal aid providers who are offering Webinars as well. See below for links to those agencies.
Unemployment Law Project (ULP) Webinars Page
Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) – Has webinars in Spanish
Fair Work Center and Casa Latina – Webinars are on Facebook Live and in Spanish
Consumer Law Information:
Northwest Consumer Law Center – The NW Consumer Law Project has been offering a large amount of information about Consumer Law on their site. Info about foreclosure moratoriums, consumer debt, and student loans during this crisis.
Small Business/Non-Profit Information:
Communities Rise – Communities Rise offers a variety of resources for Small Businesses and Non-Profits, including videos walking thru how to apply for the PPP (Paycheck Protection Program) Loan, Emergency Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL), and a Lease Amendment Toolkit.