Our Services

Upcoming: Mississippi’s Free Veterans Legal Clinic

Mississippi’s Free Veterans Legal ClinicOctober 24, 2019 Presented by: Department of Veterans Affairs Veterans Justice Outreach Program, the University of Mississippi School of Law Pro Bono Initiative and North Mississippi Rural Legal Services. The Legal Clinic will provide free legal advice and limited assistance to low-income veterans who reside in North Mississippi and have a…

Adams Benefits Enrollment Center

What is the Adams Benefits Enrollment Center? ABEC is a project of North Mississippi Rural Legal Services, which is a grantee of the National Council on Aging, to assist individuals 60 years and over, or younger adults with disabilities, who are on or eligible for medicare, low income and have minimal resources. Why Should I…

Mississippi Foreclosure Prevention

Bank of America Settlement for Mississippi On August 20, 2014, the United States Department of Justice, six states and Bank of America reached an agreement to settle claims that Bank of America, Countrywide, Merrill Lynch and First Franklin violated federal and state laws in connection with the packaging, origination, marketing, sale, structuring, arrangement and issuance…

The Earlene Gardner Victims Assistance Program

“Let Your Voice Be Greater Than Any Fear” North Mississippi Rural Legal Services & Mississippi Center for Legal Services 1-888-431-5983 WHO WE ARE The Earlene Gardner Victims Assistance Project (EGVAP) was established in the fall of 2017 through funding from the Office Against Interpersonal Violence at the Mississippi State Department of Health. The EGVAP project…

Elder Law Project

The NMRLS Elder Law Project provides services at no charge to elderly Mississippians, age 60 and over, and works in partnership with six area agencies on aging to provide legal assistance to clients in 39 counties in the northern half of the State of Mississippi. Learn more about our Elder Law Project

Mississippi Tax Payer Assistance Project

The Mississippi Taxpayer Assistance Project (MTAP) is a project of North Mississippi Rural Legal Services (NMRLS), and provides assistance to low income and English as a Second Language (ESL) taxpayers throughout Mississippi. It provides low income taxpayers with free legal assistance on federal and some state tax matters.

Free Tax Preparation by Volunteers

The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program offers free tax help for taxpayers who qualify.

Disaster Relief

Tornado & Wind Damage Information North Mississippi Rural Legal Services (NMRLS) is available to help residents of north Mississippi with legal issues resulting from your loss related to the recent tornadoes, that have devastated north Mississippi.