Legal Services of Northwest Jersey is a nonprofit law firm serving low-income people residing in Hunterdon, Morris, Somerset, Sussex and Warren Counties. The work of LSNWJ is vital to the efforts of low-income individuals to maintain safe and affordable housing, gain sustainable income to escape the ravages of poverty, access quality health care, secure family stability and personal safety, and live with dignity in the community. In 2014, 93% of clients represented by LSNWJ were empowered to pursue their legal remedies and 89% of those clients were successful in meeting their essential needs.
“Simply because you are living at the poverty line…
does not mean that you should not have access to the judicial system.”
– Mr. Carr