How We Help: Community Members

To achieve justice for low-income LGBT people, NCLR:

  • Provides free legal information and assistance finding a free or low-cost attorney to LGBT people and their families.
  • Advocates for changes in the law that protect low-income LGBT people and their families, such as access to affordable healthcare and automatic legal recognition of family relationships.
  • Trains and supports legal aid and pro bono attorneys on providing respectful services to LGBT clients.
  • Provides technical assistance to attorneys representing low-income LGBT people.

Please contact Family Law Director Cathy Sakimura, Esq. at if you have any questions or need help.