COVID-19 – Homeowner Protections

The Federal Government has approved protections for homeowners struggling economically as a result of COVID-19 related illness or loss of wages. Below you will find resources to several foreclosure moratoriums that could save your home. U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) authorized the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) to implement an immediate foreclosure and … Continue reading COVID-19 – Homeowner Protections

Lone Star Legal Aid to Host Friday Law Talk with its Foreclosure Prevention Project & Credit Coalition

LSLA will be hosting a live chat with its partner, Credit Coalition, and its Foreclosure Prevention Project on Friday afternoon on Facebook Live. Learn how to the CARES Act protects properties from foreclosure. Tune-in to our Facebook account @LoneStarLegalAid at 3 PM – Friday, June 19, 2020. Lone Star Legal Aid is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit … Continue reading Lone Star Legal Aid to Host Friday Law Talk with its Foreclosure Prevention Project & Credit Coalition

ALJAZEERA Fault Lines: Houston’s Cancer Cluster

Learn more about IMPACT, Lone Star Legal Aid's group client and community partner, who has been working to raise awareness of legacy contamination in two Houston neighborhoods that is likely the source of a newly-determined Cancer Cluster, by watching this documentary by Aljazeera news. Lone Star Legal Aid is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit law firm focused … Continue reading ALJAZEERA Fault Lines: Houston’s Cancer Cluster

Lone Star Legal Aid Launches its Online Intake in Spanish & Vietnamese

Lone Star Legal Aid’s online intake is now available in Spanish and Vietnamese. According to the Texas Tribune, “Of the nearly 24 million people in Texas five years or older, 65 percent speak only English at home. The rest speak more than 160 languages combined.” Spanish and Vietnamese are numbers 1 and 2 in the … Continue reading Lone Star Legal Aid Launches its Online Intake in Spanish & Vietnamese