Florida Rural Legal Services - Fort Myers Office

What we do:

Florida Rural Legal Services serves people living in 13 counties across Florida: Hardee, Highlands, Polk, Charlotte, Desoto, Glades, Hendry, Lee, Martin, Okeechobee, Indian River, St. Lucie and Palm Beach.  Our legal services are intended to help individuals and families establish stable housing, maintain jobs, and remove barriers that cause poverty.

Types of cases or areas of law handled

Evictions and landlord abuse, foreclosure rights, public housing, housing discrimination, denial of public benefits, divorce, child custody and visitation, domestic abuse, debt collection and unfair loans, immigration, and much more.

 

Who we serve:

Areas

  • Lee County
  • Charlotte County
  • Hendry County
  • Glades County
  • De Soto County
  • Hardee County

Languages Spoken

  • Creole / Kreyòl
  • Spanish / Español

Income eligibility

Please call 1-800-277-7680 for more information

Is this organization accessible by wheelchair?

Yes

Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired?

Yes

Languages Spoken

  • Creole / Kreyòl
  • Spanish / Español

Income eligibility

Please call 1-800-277-7680 for more information

Is this organization accessible by wheelchair?

Yes

Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired?

Yes

 

How to get help:

Walk-in Intake

From 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at all office locations

Telephone intake

1-800-277-7680

1-855-771-3077 (Farmworkers)

 

Other office locations:

Martin County

Address:              759 Federal Highway, Suite 208, Stuart, Florida 34994

Telephone:           1-800-277-7680

 

Farmworker/Migrant

Address:  106 S. 2nd Street, Immokalee, Florida 34142            

Telephone:  1-855-771-3077

Fax:  1-239-657-3393

 

Charlotte County

Address:  514 E. Grace Street, Suite 130, Punta Gorda, Florida 33950

Telephone:  1-800-277-7680

 

Palm Beach County

Address:  2051 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Suite 101, Riviera Beach, Florida 33404

Telephone:  1-800-277-7680

Fax:  1-561-820-8892

 

Hardee, Highlands and Polk Counties

Address:  1321 East Memorial Blvd, Lakeland, Florida 33801

Telephone:  1-800-277-7680

Fax:  1-863-683-7861

 

Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee and St. Lucie Counties

Address:  121 North 2nd Street, 4th Floor, Fort Pierce, Florida 34950

Telephone:  1-800-277-7680

Fax:  1-772-489-3176

 

Belle Glade, Pahokee, South Bay and Canal Point in Palm Beach County

Address:  1540 NW Avenue “L”, Suite 103, Belle Glade, Florida 33430

Telephone:  1-800-277-7680

Fax:  1-561-993-0004

 

Lee, Charlotte, Hendry, Glades, De Soto and Hardee Counties

Address:  3210 Cleveland Avenue, Fort Myers, Florida 33902

Telephone:  1-800-277-7680

Fax:  1-239-334-3042

 

Updated: June 5, 2018

Topics: School, Seniors, Money & Debt, Life Planning & Wills, Work & Business, Domestic Violence, Discrimination & Rights, Immigration, Health, Houses & Apartments