June 27, 2019
June is Pride Month and VOLS is proud. At VOLS, we take pride in supporting the LGBTQ community in a variety of ways. This month, VOLS is proud to highlight the voices of queer New Yorkers from across our legal projects and what access to justice has meant to them.   Read more
June 27, 2019
Following is a case example that highlights the work of the VOLS Elderly Project to help New York’s low-income seniors to age in place. VOLS is pleased to expand our work with older veterans of military service, like Mr. Rivera, with support from the New York Community Trust. Note that “Mr.... Read more
December 11, 2018
On October 10, 2018, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced a proposed rule, which would radically re-define who may be considered a “public charge” for the purpose of immigration eligibility.    Read more
October 24, 2018
Lenora Bonéy- Herrick Feinstein LLP Read more
June 29, 2018
Hi everyone,  The VOLS Elderly Project will be out in the community at a variety of events and legal clinics in July 2018. Here is where we will be:  July 5th – 1:30 pm Legal Clinic  Hudson Guild – Elliot Center  441 West 26th Street  Read more
May 16, 2018
I am really excited to start this week as the new Director of the Elderly Project at Volunteers of Legal Service. I cannot wait to get started  working with our existing and future clients, participating law firms, volunteer attorneys, and community organizations. I am thrilled to join the VOLS... Read more
April 25, 2018
I am thrilled to announce that Peter Kempner will join VOLS as the Project Director of our Elderly Project on May 14th. Read more