Florida Institutional Legal Services Project

Address

PO Box 533986
Orlando, FL 32853

(407) 801-4350

http://www.floridalegal.org/our-projects

AKA:

FILS

Description:

*Provides free civil legal services to prisoners, jail inmates, incarcerated juveniles, immigrants held in detention and individuals in indefinite civil detention or commitment
*Services provided on civil cases only, not criminal
*Provides free legal services to formerly incarcerated individuals re-entering into society to help end cycle of recidivism
*May contact by phone and leave a message, however due to high call volume, many calls may not be returned
*Best to contact by email at fils@floridalegal.org or mail at PO Box 533986, Orlando, 32853
*May also request a general information packet
*Publishes the Florida Manual for Incarcerated Parents to clarify rights and responsibilities as parents and the Re-Entry Information Packet for persons leaving incarceration. Both are printable from website, or may be requested in writing

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

October 14, 2019

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

PO Box 533986
Orlando, FL 32853

Mailing

PO Box 533986
Orlando, FL 32853

Phone Numbers

1. Main Number

(407) 801-4350

Ex-Offender Reentry Programs

Description

*Provides free civil legal services to prisoners, jail inmates, incarcerated juveniles, immigrants held in detention and individuals in indefinite civil detention or commitment *Services provided on civil cases only, not criminal *Provides free legal services to formerly incarcerated individuals re-entering into society to help end cycle of recidivism *May contact by phone and leave a message, however due to high call volume, many calls may not be returned *Best to contact by email at fils@floridalegal.org or mail at PO Box 533986, Orlando, 32853 *May also request a general information packet *Publishes the Florida Manual for Incarcerated Parents to clarify rights and responsibilities as parents and the Re-Entry Information Packet for persons leaving incarceration. Both are printable from website, or may be requested in writing

Hours

8am-5pm, M-F

Required Documents

Dependent upon situation

Eligibility

Incarcerated persons and ex-offenders in Florida needing civil legal assistance

Fees

None

Intake Procedure

Write, email or call

Languages

English, Spanish

Service Area

Florida

Geography Served

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    General Legal Aid

    Description

    *Provides free civil legal services to prisoners, jail inmates, incarcerated juveniles, immigrants held in detention and individuals in indefinite civil detention or commitment *Services provided on civil cases only, not criminal *Provides free legal services to formerly incarcerated individuals re-entering into society to help end cycle of recidivism *May contact by phone and leave a message, however due to high call volume, many calls may not be returned *Best to contact by email at fils@floridalegal.org or mail at PO Box 533986, Orlando, 32853 *May also request a general information packet *Publishes the Florida Manual for Incarcerated Parents to clarify rights and responsibilities as parents and the Re-Entry Information Packet for persons leaving incarceration. Both are printable from website, or may be requested in writing

    Hours

    8am-5pm, M-F

    Required Documents

    Dependent upon situation

    Eligibility

    Incarcerated persons and ex-offenders in Florida needing civil legal assistance

    Fees

    None

    Intake Procedure

    Write, email or call

    Languages

    English, Spanish

    Service Area

    Florida

    Geography Served

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      Inmate Support Services

      Description

      *Provides free civil legal services to prisoners, jail inmates, incarcerated juveniles, immigrants held in detention and individuals in indefinite civil detention or commitment *Services provided on civil cases only, not criminal *Provides free legal services to formerly incarcerated individuals re-entering into society to help end cycle of recidivism *May contact by phone and leave a message, however due to high call volume, many calls may not be returned *Best to contact by email at fils@floridalegal.org or mail at PO Box 533986, Orlando, 32853 *May also request a general information packet *Publishes the Florida Manual for Incarcerated Parents to clarify rights and responsibilities as parents and the Re-Entry Information Packet for persons leaving incarceration. Both are printable from website, or may be requested in writing

      Hours

      8am-5pm, M-F

      Required Documents

      Dependent upon situation

      Eligibility

      Incarcerated persons and ex-offenders in Florida needing civil legal assistance

      Fees

      None

      Intake Procedure

      Write, email or call

      Languages

      English, Spanish

      Service Area

      Florida

      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.

      • Florida
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