Three Rivers Legal Services, Inc.
What Three Rivers Legal Services (TRLS) does:
Three Rivers Legal Services (TRLS) is a local, non-profit corporation funded for the sole purpose of providing fee civil legal services to low-income, eligible clients. TRLS has three offices serving North Florida. TRLS is also available to provide legal information and education to groups.
Types of issues or cases handled:
- Domestic violence
- Landlord / tenant
- Public benefits
- Social security
- Veteran benefits
- Education matters
- St. Johns
- including the towns and cities of Bronson, Chiefland, Cross City, Fernanandina Beach, Gainesville, Green Cove Springs, Jacksonville, Jasper, Lake Butler, Lake City, Live Oak, Macclenny, Madison, Mayo, Orange Park, Perry, St. Augustine, Starke, Trenton, Yulee and others.
Income and other eligibility information:
If your income is near the federal poverty guidelines, you may be eligible for assistance. Eligibility is based on household income, size, assets and case type.
TRLS also helps victims of abuse and persons over 60 in Alachua, Bradford, Levy, Union and Dixie.
How to get help:
- Apply online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at Florida Online Intake
- Call the Legal Helpline at 1-866-256-8091 (Calls are answered from 8:30 am to 12:00 noon and from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm)
- Help for the Hearing Impaired is available by dialing 711, Florida Relay Service, to conference call with your TTY service.
3225 University Blvd South, Suite 220
Jacksonville, FL 32216
Lake City Office
334 NW Lake City Avenue
Lake City, FL 32055
1000 NE 16th Ave, Building I
Gainesville, FL 32601-4541
Updated: February 15, 2019.