Georgia

Self-Help Videos

  • Help for Domestic Violence Victims Living in Federally Subsidized or Public Housing

    This video reviews various situations in which the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) will protect victims of domestic violence who live in federally subsidized or public housing. Read More

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    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • Getting Ready for Court

    This video explains what you can expect when going to court and how you can prepare. It will review what to wear, preparing documents, child care, who to bring with you, getting to court and going through security, mediation, and how to behave during the hearing. Read More

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    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • What to Do if You Are Sued

    This video provides basic information about what to do if you are sued. It briefly reviews the paperwork involved in a lawsuit and the different ways a case can be resolved. Read More

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    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • SSI Overpayments: What to Do if You Got a Notice of Overpayment from Social Security

    This video provides basic advice on what to do if you receive a notice of Supplemental Security Income (SSI) overpayment from Social Security. It reviews your options for what to do next, including reconsideration or a waiver of overpayment. Read More

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    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • Security Deposits

    This video reviews the basic rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants when it comes to security deposits. Read More

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    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • Can I Break My Rental Agreement?

    This video provides basic information on the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants when breaking rental agreements in Georgia. Read More

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    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • Getting Help with Medical Debt

    This video reviews the different options that are available to get help with medical debt, including charity care, financial counseling, and payment plans. Read More

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    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • The Enhanced Services Project Attorney's Guide to Home Loan Modifications

    This video reviews the most important things for Enhanced Services Project volunteer attorneys to know about home loan modifications when following up with Atlanta Legal Aid clients. Read More

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    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • The Enhanced Services Project Attorney's Guide to TANF

    This video reviews the most important things for Enhanced Services Project volunteer attorneys to know about TANF when following up with Atlanta Legal Aid clients. Georgia's TANF State Plan: http://ow.ly/XG7va TANF paper application: http://ow.ly/XG9eG Read More

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    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • The Enhanced Services Project Attorney's Guide to Medicare Savings Programs

    This video reviews the most important things for Enhanced Services Project volunteer attorneys to know about Medicare Savings Programs when following up with Atlanta Legal Aid clients. For more information about income and resource limits, visit: http://ow.ly/VP9Qn. For more information about help with prescription drug coverage, visit: http://ow.ly/VP9RQ. A copy of the DFCS paper application for MSPs can be downloaded here: http://ow.ly/VP9Ud. Read More

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    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • The Self-Help Guide to Medicare Savings Programs

    This video reviews the most important things to know about Medicare Savings Programs in Georgia. For more information about income and resource limits, visit: http://ow.ly/VP9Qn. For more information about help with prescription drug coverage, visit: http://ow.ly/VP9RQ. A copy of the DFCS paper application for MSPs can be downloaded here: http://ow.ly/VP9Ud. Read More

    By:
    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • The Self-Help Guide to Food Stamps

    This video reviews the most important things to know about applying for food stamps in Georgia. For more detailed information about SNAP eligibility rules, including allowable deductions and sample households, visit: http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/eligibility. A copy of the DFCS paper application for SNAP benefits can be downloaded here: http://dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/sites/dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/files/Form%20297%20%28Rev%20%2002%2015%29.pdf Read More

    By:
    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc
  • The Enhanced Services Project Attorney's Guide to Food Stamps

    This video reviews the most important things for Enhanced Services Project volunteer attorneys to know about food stamps when following up with Atlanta Legal Aid clients. For more detailed information about SNAP eligibility rules, including allowable deductions and sample households, visit: http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/eligibility. A copy of the DFCS paper application for SNAP benefits can be downloaded here: http://dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/sites/dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/files/Form%20297%20%28Rev%20%2002%2015%29.pdf Read More

    By:
    Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc