The Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program, an initiative of the Dallas Bar Association and Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas, is hosting 11 free legal clinics for county residents who meet financial guidelines. The clinics, which will be held throughout September, will offer legal advice and consultation in civil matters.

Applicants are asked to bring proof of income, identification, and legal papers. For more information, go to For media inquiries, contact DVAP Director Michelle Alden at 214-243-2234.

Clinics begin at 5 p.m. with the exception of the veteran’s clinic, which begins at 1:30 p.m.

East Dallas (Grace United Methodist Church—4105 Junius St., Dallas 75246)

  • Thursdays—September 5 and September 19

South Dallas (Martin Luther King, Jr. Center—2922 MLK Blvd., Dallas 75215)

  • Tuesdays—September 3, September 10, and September 24

West Dallas (2828 Fish Trap Rd., Dallas 75212)

  • Thursdays—September 12 and September 26

Garland (Salvation Army—451 W. Avenue D, Garland 75040)

  • Thursday—September 19

Friendship West Baptist Church (2020 W. Wheatland Rd., Dallas 75232)

  • Wednesday—September 18

St. Phillip’s Community Center (1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Dallas 75215)

  • Tuesday—September 17

Dallas VA Medical Center Spinal Cord Injury Center (4500 S. Lancaster Rd., Bldg. 74, Dallas 75216)

  • Friday—September 6

To view a list of other free veteran legal clinics around the state, go to the State Bar’s Texas Lawyers for Texas Veterans webpage at