CHANGING LIVES THROUGH JUSTICE
The GLS offices are closed to the public to help slow the spread of the COVID Delta variant. We are still here to help! The best way to get assistance is still to fill out an online application and wait for a paralegal to contact you.
Congress has allocated $46 billion to help pay rent for those at risk of eviction – if you are unable to pay your rent and are worried about being evicted, check here for information about direct rental assistance.
If you are a nonprofit and need information regarding the American Rescue Plan Act, click here for monthly updates.
Gulfcoast Legal Services, Inc. (GLS) is dedicated to serving vulnerable individuals… those living in poverty, low-wage workers, persons with disabilities, veterans, the homeless, the LGBTQ community, victims of domestic violence or human trafficking, and the elderly. GLS offers high quality, comprehensive civil legal services, which are provided by Florida Bar licensed attorneys.
How We Treat Our Clients
Gulfcoast Legal Services treats all of our clients with respect and dignity. Our staff is sensitive to our clients’ individual circumstances and needs.
GLS is an equal opportunity provider and employer. No applicant for services shall be denied services because of such individual’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disabling conditions, political party affiliation, or because of any other consideration prohibited by law.
How We Help
Housing Advocacy: Predatory Lending, Housing Discrimination, Eviction, etc...
Family Advocacy: Child Support, Divorce, Injunctions for Protection again Domestic, Dating, or Sexual Abuse and Stalking...
Financial Stability Advocacy: Birth Certificates, Low Income Taxpayer Clinic, Living Wills/Power of Attorney, etc...
Immigration Advocacy: Human Trafficking, Citizenship, Unaccompanied Minors, Domestic Violence and VAWA Self-Petitions...