Gulfcoast Legal Services, Inc.

What Gulfcoast Legal Services does:

Gulfcoast Legal Services, Inc. (GLS) is dedicated to providing high quality, comprehensive legal servics to the most vulnerable individuals within the communities it serves - those who otherwise would not have access to legal assistance.  GLS focuses on helping:

  • Those living in poverty
  • Ex-offenders re-entering society
  • Families with school-age children
  • Homeless persons
  • LGBTQ+ individuals
  • Low-wage workers
  • Persons with disabilities
  • Seniors (age 60+)
  • Veterans
  • Victims of domestic violence or human trafficking

Types of issues or cases handled:

  • Housing
  • Family law & domestic violence
  • Financial stability
  • Senior services
  • Human trafficking
  • Immigration

Read more about the St. Petersburg Office, Bradenton Office or Wimauma Office to get information about the cases each office may take.

Areas served:

  • Manatee
  • Pinellas
  • Sarasota

Income & other eligibility:

Contact GLS at 1-800-230-5920 for more information.

How to get help:

By telephone at:
1-800-230-5920 (Call to schedule an appointment)

You can download the required forms on the Request Assistance page.

Office locations:

St. Petersburg Office (serving Pinellas)
501 First Avenue North, Suite 420
St. Petersburg, Florida 33701
Telephone: 1-727-821-0726
Fax: 1-727-821-3340

Bradenton Office (serving Manatee & Sarasota)
1112 Manatee Ave. E, 2nd Floor
Bradenton, FL 34208
Telephone: 1-941-746-6151
Fax: 1-941-746-3661

Wimauma Office (currently handling: Domestic Violence, Family Law, Immigration/Human Trafficking matters)
18420 US-301, Wimauma, FL 33598
Telephone: 1-727-821-0726

  • Diana: ext 301
  • Malvina: ext 260
  • Rebecca: ext 300

Updated:  February 24, 2019.

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