|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 resources and information about your legal rights, the law and the courts in Vermont. Browse Family, Health, Housing, Money/Dept and More legal topics. You will also find a “Legal Help Finder” tool that guides you step-by-step to legal information and to a form to ask for legal advice.|
A list of forms you may need when dealing with a legal issue or problem in Vermont.
|Health||The Office of the Health Care Advocate (HCA) is a free resource for all Vermonters with problems getting health care insurance or services. We answer questions and help you solve problems with Vermont Health Connect and other health coverage.|
This section has information about family law in Vermont, including child custody, divorce, grandparents' rights, and relief from domestic abuse.
|Divorce in Vermont||A step by step introduction to divorce in Vermont.|
|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.|
|Choices for Care | Income Limits||To be eligible for Choices for Care, your income and resources must be within limits established by Choices for Care. Your monthly income is considered available to pay for your long-term care. Income includes your pension, Social Security, VA benefits and earnings.|
|Child Custody and Visitation (Parental Rights and Responsibilities)||In Vermont, the Court uses "Parental Rights & Responsibilities" when talking about custody of children. The Court uses "Child Contact" when talking about visitation. This page provides information about child custody and visitation (parental rights and responsibilities) in Vermont.|
Whether you rent or own your home, you will find helpful information about housing in Vermont in this section.
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