Helpful Info: Legal Services Directory: Human Rights

American Civil Liberties Union

The constant purpose of the ACLU is to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed all people in the country by the constitution and the laws of the United States of America. The ACLU of Idaho Foundation is a non-partisan, 501(c)(3) and the ACLU is a 501(c)(4) organization that work together to protect the enduring values of freedom and equality based on a three-pronged approach: legislation, litigation, and public education. The ACLU of Idaho Foundation is involved in litigation, public education and outreach, and legal advocacy on behalf of individuals. The ACLU of Idaho, our 501(c)(4) organization, lobbies on scores of bills in the state legislature and local councils.

Areas Served: All of Idaho

Contact Info:
P.O. Box 1897
Boise, ID 83701
Phone: (208) 344-9750
Website: www.acluidaho.org
Email: admin@acluidaho.org
Hours: Monday - Friday | 8am - 5pm

 

 


Disability Rights Idaho (formerly Comprehensive Advocacy, Inc. or Co-Ad, Inc.)

Disability Rights Idaho (DRI) provides free legal and advocacy services to persons with disabilities. DRI receives federal grants and develops priorities annually regarding areas of service. Generally, DRI can provide information or representation in the following areas if related to a person's disability: discrimination, educational services, abuse and neglect, guardianships, government benefits, employment, employment training, assistive technology, Social Security work incentives, and community services.

Areas Served: All of Idaho

Contact Info:

Boise Office
4477 Emerald St, Ste B-100
Boise, ID 83706

Pocatello Office
1246 Yellowstone Avenue, Suite A-3
Pocatello, ID 83204
Toll-Free: (866) 262-3462
Website: www.disabilityrightsidaho.org
Email:info@disabilityrightsidaho.org
Hours: Monday - Friday | 8am - 5pm

 

 


Idaho Commission on Human Rights

The Idaho Commission on Human Rights administers state and federal anti-discrimination laws in Idaho in a manner that is fair, accurate, and timely. Our commission works towards ensuring that all people within the state are treated with dignity and respect in their places of employment, housing, education, and public accommodations.

Areas Served: All of Idaho

Contact Info:
1109 Main St, Ste 450
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: (208) 334-2873
Toll-Free: (888) 249-7025
Website: www.humanrights.idaho.gov
Email: inquiry@ihrc.idaho.gov
Hours: Monday - Friday | 8am - 5pm

 

 


Idaho Volunteer Lawyers Program & Lawyer Referral Service

Using a statewide network of volunteer attorneys, IVLP provides free civil legal assistance through advice and consultation, brief legal services and representation in certain cases for persons living in poverty. IVLP screens applicants and connects them with legal services of volunteer attorneys or refers them to other relevant community resources. Volunteer attorneys provide assistance in cases involving custody (initial orders and modifications) divorce (limited), guardianship (children or adults), adoption, debt defense (limited) and wills (non-property matters only). IVLP attorneys also provide services to qualified non-profit organizations. Cases involving domestic violence and/or child endangerment have priority for referral to volunteer attorneys.

Areas Served: All of Idaho

Contact Info:
P.O. Box 895
Boise, ID 83701-0895
Phone: (208) 334-4510
Toll-Free: (800) 221-3295
Website: www.isb.idaho.gov/ilf/ivlp/ivlp.html
Hours: Monday - Friday | 8am - 5pm