South Carolina Legal Services - Charleston Office

Address

2803 Carner AVE
North Charleston, SC 29405-8025

(843) 720-7044

www.sclegal.org

AKA:

SCLS, Legal Aid, Charleston Housing Court Program

Description:

Agency provides case management for:
*discrimination assistance
*elder law
*eviction prevention legal assistance (hotel court; see service details)
*family law
*general education advocacy
*general legal aid
*labor and employment law
*special education advocacy
*specialized information and referral
*tax information

They DO NOT handle Criminal Cases

Hours:

MTuThF 8:30am-5:00pm
W 8:30am-7:00pm

Intake Services M-Th 9:00am-6:00pm

Intake Process:

Call or visit website

Program Fees:

None

Languages:

Spanish

Eligibility:

Residents of Beaufort, Berkeley, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester, Hampton, and Jasper Counties who meet low-income guidelines

For housing court, Charleston County residents with eviction notice from North Area 1 Magistrate Court

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

October 15, 2019

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

2803 Carner AVE
North Charleston, SC 29405-8025

Contacts

Angela Myers

Managing Attorney

angelamyers@sclegal.org

Phone Numbers

Main

(843) 720-7044

Fax

(843) 760-1090

Legal Aid Telephone Intake Service (LATIS)

(888) 346-5592

Toll Free

(888) 720-2320

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

  • South Carolina
    • Beaufort County
      • Berkeley County
        • Charleston County
          • Colleton County
            • Dorchester County
              • Hampton County
                • Jasper County
                Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (FT-1800) and related services within the Service Tree.

                Geography Served

                  If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                • South Carolina
                  • Beaufort County
                    • Berkeley County
                      • Charleston County
                        • Colleton County
                          • Dorchester County
                            • Hampton County
                              • Jasper County
                              Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (FT-2450) and related services within the Service Tree.

                              Description

                              Agency offers: *eviction prevention assistance The goal of the program is to avoid having an eviction on record, which may disqualify one for many public assistance programs and may make it extremely difficult to find low income housing in the future.

                              Eligibility

                              200% Federal Poverty Guidelines: Reference Chart Household Size Monthly Income Annual Income 1 $2,081.67 $24,980.00 2 $2,818.33 $33,820.00 3 $3,555.00 $42,660.00 4 $4,291.67 $51,500.00 5 $5,028.33 $60,340.00 6 $5,765.00 $69,180.00 7 $6,501.67 $78,020.00 8 $7,238.33 $86,860.00 Each Additional Person: $736.67 $8,840.00

                              Intake Procedure

                              Call for an appointment Charleston Legal Access (200%-400% FPL) ……………843-640-5980 Charleston Pro Bono (up to 200% FPL) ……………………843-853-6456 One80 Place (no income restrictions; must be facing homelessness) …………………………………843-737-8386 South Carolina Legal Services (up to 200% FPL) ……888-346-5592 SC Bar Referral Line (no income restrictions) …………800-868-2284

                              Service Area

                              Charleston county residents with eviction notice from North Area 1 Magistrate Court

                              Geography Served

                                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                              • South Carolina
                                • Charleston County
                                Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (FT-4500.1800) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                Geography Served

                                  If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                • South Carolina
                                  • Beaufort County
                                    • Berkeley County
                                      • Charleston County
                                        • Colleton County
                                          • Dorchester County
                                            • Hampton County
                                              • Jasper County
                                              Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (FT-3000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                              Geography Served

                                                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                              • South Carolina
                                                • Beaufort County
                                                  • Berkeley County
                                                    • Charleston County
                                                      • Colleton County
                                                        • Dorchester County
                                                          • Hampton County
                                                            • Jasper County
                                                            Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (FT-8000.2500) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                            Geography Served

                                                              If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                            • South Carolina
                                                              • Beaufort County
                                                                • Berkeley County
                                                                  • Charleston County
                                                                    • Colleton County
                                                                      • Dorchester County
                                                                        • Hampton County
                                                                          • Jasper County
                                                                          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (FT-3200) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                          Geography Served

                                                                            If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                          • South Carolina
                                                                            • Beaufort County
                                                                              • Berkeley County
                                                                                • Charleston County
                                                                                  • Colleton County
                                                                                    • Dorchester County
                                                                                      • Hampton County
                                                                                        • Jasper County
                                                                                        Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (FT-4150) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                        Geography Served

                                                                                          If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                        • South Carolina
                                                                                          • Beaufort County
                                                                                            • Berkeley County
                                                                                              • Charleston County
                                                                                                • Colleton County
                                                                                                  • Dorchester County
                                                                                                    • Hampton County
                                                                                                      • Jasper County
                                                                                                      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (FT-8000.8000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                                      Geography Served

                                                                                                        If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                                      • South Carolina
                                                                                                        • Beaufort County
                                                                                                          • Berkeley County
                                                                                                            • Charleston County
                                                                                                              • Colleton County
                                                                                                                • Dorchester County
                                                                                                                  • Hampton County
                                                                                                                    • Jasper County
                                                                                                                    Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (TJ-3000.8000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                                                    Geography Served

                                                                                                                      If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                                                    • South Carolina
                                                                                                                      • Beaufort County
                                                                                                                        • Berkeley County
                                                                                                                          • Charleston County
                                                                                                                            • Colleton County
                                                                                                                              • Dorchester County
                                                                                                                                • Hampton County
                                                                                                                                  • Jasper County
                                                                                                                                  Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (DT-8700) and related services within the Service Tree.

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