Bemidji Office - Legal Services Northwest Minnesota LSC Funded

Who We Are

(800) 450-9201 Telephone Intake hours:  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Monday through Friday. Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Walk-ins welcome during office hours. Telephone intake is preferred; however if you need to apply outside of business hours, please use the online form by clicking here. New! Free legal advice online! Click above to get started.

General Contact Information

Bemidji Office - Legal Services Northwest Minnesota
215- 4th St. N.W. P.O. Box 1883 (map)
Bemidji, MN 56619
(800) 450-9201 or 218-751-9201

Choose a legal issue to learn more about the services provided:

Abuse, Violence & Crime Victims > Child Abuse and Protection (CHIPS)

Abuse, Violence & Crime Victims > Domestic Violence / Spousal Abuse

Abuse, Violence & Crime Victims > Elder Abuse

Abuse, Violence & Crime Victims > Student Abuse / Maltreatment

Consumer and Debt > Bankruptcy

Consumer and Debt > Cars and Car Problems

Consumer and Debt > Contract and Warranty Problems

Consumer and Debt > Credit and Credit Reports

Consumer and Debt > Debt Collection and Garnishment

Consumer and Debt > Identity Theft / Privacy

Consumer and Debt > Insurance

Consumer and Debt > Other Consumer Issues

Consumer and Debt > Payday Loans, Tax Refunds and Predatory Lending

Consumer and Debt > Representing Yourself in Small Claims Court

Consumer and Debt > Scams, Fraud and Unfair Sales Practices

Consumer and Debt > Student Loans

Criminal Expungement > Criminal Expungement

Disability > Assistive Technology

Disability > Disability & Employment

Disability > Disability Rights & Discrimination

Disability > Guardianship, Conservatorship and Power of Attorney

Disability > Home & Community Based Services

Disability > Medical Assistance and Medicare for the Disabled

Disability > Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

Disability > Special Education

Family > Adoption

Family > Child Abuse and Protection (CHIPS)

Family > Child Support

Family > Custody and Parenting Time

Family > Divorce (Dissolution)

Family > Domestic Violence / Spousal Abuse

Family > Paternity

Family > Relative and Third Party Custody and Parenting Time

Farm > Administrative Appeals & Litigation

Farm > Bankruptcy or Tax

Farm > Contracting

Farm > Debtor-Creditor / Commercial

Farm > Disaster

Farm > Discrimination / Civil Rights

Farm > Farm Business and Marketing

Farm > FSA Credit

Farm > FSA Farm Programs

Farm > Land Use / Environmental

Farm > Other Farm

Health Care > Government Health Care Programs

Health Care > Health Care Appeals and Complaints

Health Care > Health Care Directives

Health Care > Health Insurance & Health Care Exchanges

Health Care > Home & Community Based Services

Health Care > Mental Health & Substance Abuse

Health Care > Nursing Homes and Assisted Living

Housing > Applying for Housing

Housing > Bed Bugs

Housing > Buying and Owning a Home

Housing > Disabilities, Discrimination and Sexual Harassment

Housing > Disasters and Housing

Housing > Domestic Violence, VAWA and Housing

Housing > Evictions

Housing > Expungement of Eviction Records

Housing > Foreclosure for Homeowners

Housing > Foreclosure for Tenants

Housing > Getting Property Back After You Move Out

Housing > Guest and Roommate Issues

Housing > Lead Paint

Housing > Mobile Home Laws

Housing > Other Housing Issues

Housing > Pets

Housing > Privacy

Housing > Public Housing, Section 8 and Other Housing Programs

Housing > Renter's Refund (CRP)

Housing > Repairs, Condemnations and Lock-outs

Housing > Secondhand Smoke

Housing > Security Deposit

Housing > Utilities

Immigration / Immigrants > Asylum, TPS and Other Humanitarian Relief

Immigration / Immigrants > Citizenship / Naturalization

Immigration / Immigrants > Crime Victims and Immigration Law (U Visas and T Visas)

Immigration / Immigrants > Employment Visas and Other Work Issues

Immigration / Immigrants > Fee Waivers

Immigration / Immigrants > Other Issues

Immigration / Immigrants > Permanent Resident Status (green card)

Immigration / Immigrants > Public Benefits and Health Care

Immigration / Immigrants > Removal (Deportation) and Waivers of Removal

Immigration / Immigrants > Right to an Interpreter and Translation

Internet Fraud > Identity Theft / Privacy

Native Americans > Health Care

Native Americans > Hunting and Fishing Rights

Native Americans > Indian Child Welfare Act

Native Americans > Probate, Wills and Trust Land

Native Americans > Tribal Sovereignty and Public Law 280

Public Benefits > Am I eligible for Public Benefits?

Public Benefits > Cash Assistance Programs (GA, MFIP, EA)

Public Benefits > Child Care

Public Benefits > Food Assistance

Public Benefits > Fraud Hearings

Public Benefits > Government Health Care Programs

Public Benefits > Other Public Benefits Issues

Public Benefits > Public Benefits for Immigrants

Public Benefits > Social Security and Other Disability Benefits (SSI, MSA)

Public Benefits > Unemployment Benefits

Public Benefits > Utility and Bill Assistance

Seniors > Elder Abuse

Seniors > Government Health Care Programs

Seniors > Nursing Homes / Assisted Living / Other Housing

Seniors > Protecting Your Money and Avoiding Scams

Seniors > Wills, Probate and Trusts

Taxes > Free Tax Preparation Resources

Taxes > Low Income Tax Credits

Taxes > Other Tax Issues and Videos

Taxes > Refund Anticipation Loans / Tax Scams

Taxes > Tax Liens / Revenue Recapture

Taxes > Tax Resources for Service Providers

The Legal System > Legal Words: What Do They Mean?

The Legal System > Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution

The Legal System > Representing Yourself in Small Claims Court

The Legal System > Your Right to a Court Interpreter

Veterans > Assistance for Veterans

Veterans > Benefits for Dependents and Survivors

Veterans > Education and Training for Veterans

Veterans > General Benefit Information

Veterans > Home Loans for Veterans

Veterans > Insurance Options for Veterans

Veterans > Rights of Veterans and Servicemembers

Veterans > Veterans with Limited Income

Veterans > Veterans with Service-Connected Disabilities

Work > Criminal Expungement

Work > Disability and Employment

Work > Family Leave

Work > Harassment

Work > Job Discrimination

Work > Job Training & Re-Training Programs

Work > Other Work

Work > Pensions

Work > Unemployment Benefits

Work > Wage Claims

Work > Workers' Compensation

Work > Wrongful Termination

Youth Law and Education > Bullying and Harassment

Youth Law and Education > Discipline / Suspension / Expulsion

Youth Law and Education > Discrimination in Schools

Youth Law and Education > Education of Homeless Youth

Youth Law and Education > English Language Learners (ELL) and Immigrant Students

Youth Law and Education > Financial Aid / Student Loans

Youth Law and Education > No Child Left Behind Act

Youth Law and Education > Special Education Rights

Youth Law and Education > Student Abuse / Maltreatment

Youth Law and Education > Student Records

Youth Law and Education > Truancy / Compulsory Attendance