Housing Helpline (for Residents outside of Buffalo)

The Housing Helpline provides free legal advice and brief services over the phone on landlord/tenant matters to low income residents living outside of the city of buffalo. Clients can get assistance with navigating an eviction proceeding, preparing a written answer, tips on negotiating with your landlord, and learning about their rights as tenants. **If you have an eviction proceeding in the city of Buffalo, please see our Attorney of the Morning Program.**

CALL US AT: 716-828-.8460

Hours: The Helpline is open for intakes Tuesdays and Thursdays between 9am – 11am.

Individuals will be screened for income eligibility before getting scheduled with a same day attorney call back appointment. All Attorney call backs will take place Tuesdays and Thursdays between 12noon – 2pm.


Forms for Tenants:

VLP Tenant Answer Form

Materials To Bring To Court

Client Survey


**Please note**

The legal advice provided through the Helpline is limited to the phone consultation.  The attorney will not represent you in court and will not contact your landlord or other agencies.