Provides general civil (non-criminal) legal information and helps you find free and low-cost civil legal aid, advice and services in Vermont. Maintained by Legal Services Vermont and Vermont Legal Aid.
The Office of the Health Care Advocate (HCA) is a free resource for all Vermonters with problems regarding health care or health insurance in Vermont. We answer questions and help you solve problems with Vermont Health Connect and other health coverage.
Whether you rent or own your home, or you are homeless or facing foreclosure, you will find helpful information about housing in Vermont in this section.
|Landlord / Tenant (Renter)||
This section of the website has information for Vermonters who rent their home or apartment from a landlord. A person who rents their home is called a tenant. You can find information about lockouts and other illegal actions by your landlord, rent increases, the eviction process, moving out, security deposits, the renter rebate or subsidized housing.
Find out here who can get a Renter Rebate in Vermont and how to get it. We also give steps you can take to get the Landlord’s Certificate if you have trouble getting it from your landlord.
|Money / Debt||
This section includes information about consumer issues including debt, credit, bankruptcy, taxes, repossession, small claims and more.
This section has information about family law in Vermont, including child custody and visitation, child support, divorce, parentage, relief from domestic abuse and more.
|How We Can Help||
Vermont Legal Aid and Legal Services Vermont work together to provide free civil (not criminal) legal help to low-income people who live in Vermont. Our services are free.
|Appeals — Private Insurance||
If your health insurance company won’t pay for the health care you need, you have the right to tell them you disagree. You can ask them to change their decision by making an “appeal.” Appealing your plan’s decision can take several steps.
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