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Thousands of low-income Coloradans seek help with housing, family, consumer and other civil court matters in 2023


Colorado Legal Services reports more than 11,400 cases opened, over 8,000 closed in 2023 July 1, 2024 (DENVER) – More than 11,445 people asked Colorado Legal Services for help in civil court in 2023, according to the annual report the organizati...

New law creates Colorado Equal Justice Fund to support legal aid throughout Colorado


Legal aid organizations say fund creates vital resources to help low-income Coloradans facing homelessness, domestic violence, lack of access to healthcare, and much moreJune 4, 2024 (DENVER) – Yesterday, Gov. Jared Polis signed into law a bill that ...

Colorado Legal Services opens estimated 11,000 cases in 2023


Organization combats homelessness through eviction prevention Jan. 29, 2024 (DENVER) – Colorado Legal Services opened 820 cases to provide legal help to low-income Coloradans in December and reports more than 11,000 cases opened in 2023. Colorado ...

Colorado Legal Services opens over 800 cases in November 2023


Alamosa office now at a new location Dec. 29, 2023 (DENVER) – Colorado Legal Services opened 851 cases to provide legal help to low-income Coloradans in November and reports it opened more than 10,000 cases in 2023 so far. Colorado Legal Services ...

Colorado Legal Services returns an estimated $105 million to the state in 2022


Third-party analysis shows increase on social return on investment of 200% over previous year, bringing it to 619% Dec. 18, 2023 (DENVER) – Colorado Legal Services today released a third-party analysis estimating it increased its social return on ...

Request for Proposals for Colorado Legal Services Strategic Planning – Private Attorney Involvement (PAI)


Colorado Legal Services has initiated a Request for Proposal (RFP) process to identify qualified vendors for the development of a Strategic Plan for our organization’s Private Attorney Involvement (PAI) Program, which helps to advance our mission of ...

Social workers provide extended support for about 300 people in 2023, program continues to expand 


Colorado Legal Services opens over 1,000 cases again in October   Nov. 28, 2023 (DENVER) – Colorado Legal Services, Colorado’s statewide legal aid nonprofit, opened 1,049 cases in October to provide legal help to low-income Coloradans, a...

Request for Proposals for financial audit and tax services


Colorado Legal Services, Inc. (CLS), located at 1905 N. Sherman Street, Suite 300, Denver, Colorado 80203 invites independent Certified Public Accountants (CPA), licensed to practice in the State of Colorado to submit proposals to conduct an audit, c...

Colorado Legal Services celebrates the vital work of pro bono attorneys in Colorado’s equal justice ecosystem


CLS opens over 1,000 cases to help low-income Coloradans in September Oct. 25, 2023 (DENVER) – Colorado Legal Services, Colorado’s statewide legal aid nonprofit, is celebrating the work of pro bono attorneys during the 2023 National Celebration of...

Request for Proposals for Colorado Legal Services organizational website


Colorado Legal Services has initiated a Request for Proposal (RFP) process to identify qualified vendors for the development of a new, updated website for our organization to advance our mission of serving low-income Coloradans seeking legal assistan...