Get Help

The Urban Justice Center makes legal services easily accessible to the people that need it most.

If you are looking for legal help, please check the list below to see if one of our initiatives can assist you.

Main Office
(Please note the office is currently closed due to COVID-19)

40 Rector St. , 9th Fl.
New York, NY 10006

General Assistance

646-602-5600

Domestic
Violence
Project

DVP protects the rights of domestic violence survivors to allow for a self-determined and safe future.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 833.321.4DVP (833.321.4387)

Email: dvp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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Freedom
Agenda

Freedom Agenda is a member-led project, dedicated to organizing those directly impacted by incarceration to achieve decarceration and system transformation.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5600

Email: fa@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM (During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are open by appointment only.)

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Human
Rights
Project

HRP promotes recognition and implementation of the full spectrum of human rights in the United States.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5600

Email: hrp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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Mental
Health
Project

MHP advocates for low-income New Yorkers living with serious mental health concerns.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 1-877-MHP-LAW1 / 1-877-647-5291

Email: mhp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM

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Safety
Net
Project

The Safety Net Project advocates for safe and secure housing and fundamental resources like food and cash assistance for underserved and marginalized communities in New York City. We combine legal services, policy advocacy, new media campaigns, and community organizing to advance the movement for economic justice.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5600

Email: snp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 9:00AM – 6PM

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Sex
Workers
Project

SWP provides legal and social services, and engages in advocacy, education, research and organizing to promote and protect the human rights of sex workers and survivors of human trafficking.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5617

Email: swp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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Street
Vendor
Project

SVP works to correct social and economic injustice faced by NYC street vendors.

Main Office

40 Rector Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone: 646.602.5600

Email: svp@urbanjustice.org

Hours

M-F: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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