Legal Services NYC-Bronx will soon open their new ADA-accessible home at the Hub on E.149th and Brook Avenue. The new office will be a dignified community space and safe-haven where all clients can access free civil legal services in confidence and comfort. The facility includes a new green space and provides the accessibility and service capacity that clients deserve.
Last year, the New York City Economic Development Corporation announced its selection of Triangle Equities as the developer of underdeveloped land at the Hub in the South Bronx with Legal Services NYC as an the purchaser of a commercial condominium that is three times the size of their current office and is fully ADA accessible.
On an annual basis, Legal Services NYC-Bronx provides direct services to 10,000 Bronx residents, preventing evictions and foreclosures, enforcing the right of disabled and disadvantaged children to a decent public education, ensuring access to medical care, protecting the elderly from fraud and neglect, and providing the support necessary to permit the victims of domestic violence to escape their abusers.