Serving residents of Alachua • Baker • Bradford • Columbia • Dixie • Duval • Gilchrist • Hamilton • Lafayette • Levy • Madison • Nassau • Suwannee • Taylor • Union
Downtown Jacksonville Office
126 W. Adams St.
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: (904) 356-8371
Toll-Free: (866) 356-8371
Fax: (904) 356-8285
Applications are taken by appointment only.
Call (904) 356-8371 or (866) 356-8371 toll-free.
Walk-in Client Application Intake Hours:
8:30am – 5:00pm Monday-Friday
Clients who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, or Deaf/Blind are seen at the Jacksonville Office:
The Deaf/Hard of Hearing Legal Advocacy Program of JALA is designated to educate, advocate and litigate on behalf of, and to empower deaf and hard of hearing people in Northeast Florida. We help in three main ways: Direct Legal Advocacy, Education and Collaboration. The program began in July 2006, and is housed in Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, Inc. in Jacksonville, Florida.
To contact the Deaf/Hard of Hearing Unit:
Call: (904) 353-1320 V/TTY
Video Phone: (904) 245-1041
Immigration Clients are seen at the Jacksonville Office:
JALA has a special project, The Refugee Immigration Project, which is only able to help certain types of immigrants who have immigration cases – refugees, people granted asylum (asylees), Haitian/Cuban entrants/parolees, persons who have their green cards but originally were refugees/asylees/C-H entrants/parolees, Amerasians, Iraqi & Afghani Special Immigrant Visa holders and persons certified as victims of human trafficking.
Immigrants who have one of those statuses may come to the project’s offices on the 2nd floor of JALA between 8:30-5:00, Monday-Friday, or may call (904) 356-8371, ext. 334.