Below you will find links to resources organized in broad categories. For additional resources, please see the NCBF Pro Bono Resources Manual. Thank you for your service in this event during this trying time.

Resource and Referral Sheet

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Bills, Bankruptcy, Consumer Protection and Debt

4ALL Manual Consumer Laws
COVID-19 FAQs Utilities
COVID-19 FAQs Consumer Debt
National Consumer Law Center: COVID-19 & Consumer Protections
Pisgah Legal Services: FAQs on Consumer Debt During COVID-19

 

CARES Act

CARES Act Bill

 

Civil Law (General)

4ALL Manual Insurance Laws
4ALL Manual Education Laws

 

Commercial Leases

4ALL Manual Lease Laws
COVID-19 FAQs Foreclosure Resources

 

Criminal Law

4ALL Manual Criminal Law
4ALL Manual Expunctions

 

Domestic Violence

4ALL Manual Domestic Abuse
4ALL Domestic Abuse Interactive Programs
COVID-19 FAQs Domestic Abuse
Pisgah Legal Services: FAQs on Domestic Abuse and Family Law During COVID-19

 

Education Law

Coronavirus Updates and Resources for North Carolina Education Advocates

 

Elder Law and Adult Guardianship

4ALL Manual Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of Elder Adults
4ALL Manual Guardianship

 

Employment

4ALL Manual Employment Laws
COVID-19 FAQs NC Employment
COVID-19 FAQs Employment
NC Dept. of Commerce, Employment Security: COVID-19 Information for Individuals
Nat’l Employment Law Project: Unemployment Insurance Provisions in the CARES Act
Pisgah Legal Services: FAQs for Unemployment Benefits During COVID-19
Pisgah Legal Services: Employment Rights During COVID-19
NC Justice Center: Know Your Rights – Employment and COVID-19
NC Justice Center: Know Your Rights – Stay Safe from COVID-19 At Work

 

Estate Planning and End of Life Directives

4ALL Manual Probate and Estate Laws

 

Eviction Prevention and Assistance

Eviction Prevention Assistance (agency directory)
Rent Payment Help
LANC’s “Self Help” Eviction Guide 

 

Family Law

4ALL Manual General Family Laws
North Carolina Custody and Visitation Recommendations During COVID-19
Pisgah Legal Services: FAQs on Domestic Abuse and Family Law During COVID-19

 

Housing, Eviction and Foreclosure

COVID-19 FAQs Utility Services
Pisgah Legal Services: FAQs for Housing During COVID-19
Pisgah Legal Services: FAQs on Foreclosure During COVID-19
Dept. of Housing and Urban Development: Resources for Renters
Dept. of Housing and Urban Development: Help for Homeowners (Mortgage)
Dept. of Housing and Urban Development: CARES Act Forbearance
Can I be evicted? Flow Chart
Frequently Asked Questions for Long-Term Occupants in Hotels & Rooming Houses
Housing Discrimination and the Coronavirus
NHLP Foreclosure Protection
NHLP CARES Act Eviction Moratorium Summary
CARES Act Bench Card for Judges

 

Income Support

Income Support During COVID-19: Filing requirement for over 460,000 North Carolina Residents to Receive Economic Impact Payments

Non-legal Needs

NC 2-1-1
ABA: Economic Impact Payment, IRS Resources

 

Non-profits and Small Businesses

UNC School of Law COVID-19 Response Project will serve the legal needs of North Carolina charitable nonprofit organizations, including churches and other religious organizations, as they adjust to the Covid-19 pandemic. It will accept matters involving 1) CARES Act loans and loan forgiveness; 2) other legal questions or challenges arising directly or indirectly from the Covid-19 pandemic, including employment law and risk reduction strategies; 3) other matters concerning the law of nonprofit organizations. Organizations seeking assistance should contact Professor Thomas Kelley. The email should include a brief description of the organization, including its size and its mission, along with a summary of the organization’s legal challenge(s).

North Carolina Pro Bono Resource Center’s COVID-19 Small Business/Nonprofit Initiative offers pro bono legal consultations to small businesses and nonprofits with fewer than 25 employees. These 45-minute consultations will help small businesses and nonprofits with COVID-19 legal issues, such as the CARES Act relief. Business can register for a consult using this online form.

Public Benefits

4ALL Manual Benefits Laws
4ALL Manual Social Security Benefits
COVID-19 FAQs NC Food Assistance

 

Stimulus Check and Tax Issues

4ALL Manual NC Tax Laws
COVID-19 FAQs Stimulus Check

 

Tribal Law

COVID-19 FAQs Native American

 

Unemployment

4ALL Manual Employment Laws
COVID-19 FAQs Unemployment
COVID-19 FAQs NC Unemployment Benefits
Qualifying for Unemployment Insurance during COVID-19
Unemployment Chart

 

Veterans Laws

COVID-19 Resources for Veterans

 

Other Resources

What’s Happening in Courthouses right now with COVID-19