|Welcome to Vermont Law Help||
This website provides general civil (non-criminal) legal information and helps you find free and low-cost civil legal aid, assistance and services in Vermont.
You will find:
|Money / Debt||
This section includes information about consumer issues including debt, credit, bankruptcy, taxes, repossession, small claims, etc.
|Disability||This page tells you how to find information about developmental disability services; how to appeal if developmental disability services are denied, reduced or stopped; how to file a complaint; assistive technology; disability-based discrimination in housing and employment; and guardianship, long term care, social security and special education.|
A list of forms you may need when dealing with a legal issue or problem in Vermont.
|Immigrants, Health Coverage, and Penalties||
Immigrants who are eligible to buy insurance through Vermont Health Connect, but do not have insurance, may owe a tax penalty. Undocumented immigrants and immigrants with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) do not have to pay the penalty, even if you have a Social Security number.
|Small Claims Court||
Small claims court is where you can recover small amounts of money that is owed to you. This page provides information about completing Small Claims Court forms, the rules of Small Claims Court, and how to file fee waiver and appearance forms.
|Public Benefits||This is where you will find information about state and federal benefit programs.|
|Renter Rebate||Find out here who can get a Renter Rebate and how to get it. We also give steps you can take to get the Landlord Certificate if you have trouble getting it from your landlord.|
|Medicaid and Medicare (Dual Eligible)||
It is possible for people over the age of 65 or who are disabled to be dual eligible – that means that you can be covered by both Medicaid and Medicare. Find out where to get help if you have a problem and are dual eligible.
Click the links for legal help on a variety of topics.
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