2020 Annual Report

Looking back, 2020 seems like a blur of moving from crisis to crisis, transitioning to work remotely almost overnight and adapting to the new world as it unfolded: lockdown, court closings, mask wearing, eviction moratoriums and helping hundreds of people…

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Pisgah Legal Opens Plateau Office

Access to free and reduced-cost legal services for residents of the plateau and surrounding counties has taken a big step forward this month, as Pisgah Legal Services puts the finishing touches on its newest office next to the Highlands-Cashiers Hospital….

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Court Proceedings During COVID-19

On December 14, 2020, Chief Justice Cheri Beasley issued an Order containing a variety of Emergency Directives. Below are portions that pertain to the areas of practice at Pisgah Legal Services: 1. ALL court proceedings (including summary ejectment [eviction and…

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Pisgah Legal’s Winter Newsletter

Read our Winter newsletter to find out how Pisgah Legal is continuing to help the thousands of people in need of free legal aid to protect their homes, incomes and safety from abuse during the Covid-19 crisis. “With your help,…

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Project UPLIFT Emergency Assistance

We are excited to announce Project UPLIFT (CARES Act services) in Buncombe, Henderson, Madison, McDowell, Polk and Transylvania counties. In partnership, Community Action Opportunities & Pisgah Legal Services will provide emergency assistance (prioritizing eviction prevention). CLICK Here to apply or…

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