PLA & PP Programs by State
New York Maryland Washington DC Pennsylvania Ohio Michigan Illinois Iowa Kansas Oklahoma Texas Colorado Arizona California Oregon Washington Massachusetts New Jersey Vermont Hawaii Florida Georgia Indiana Minnesota Nebraska Virginia Wisconsin Nevada Alaska Idaho Montana Wyoming North Dakota South Dakota Louisiana Arkansas Mississippi Tennessee North Carolina Kentucky South Carolina West Virginia Connecticut Rhode Island New Hampshire Maine New Mexico Utah Missouri Alabama Delaware

New York

Brooklyn Defenders
pre-petition defense

Center for Family Representation
pre-petition defense

CUNY Family Law Defense Clinic
pre-petition defense

Eire County of New York, Assigned Counsel Program
pre-petition hotline

Legal Services of the Hudson Valley
pre-petition defense

Neighborhood Defender Services
pre-petition defense

NYU Family Defense Clinic
pre-petition defense in partnership with Brooklyn Defender Services

The Bronx Defenders
pre-petition defense

Maryland

Maryland Office of the Public Defender
PLA / pre-petition hybrid program

Washington DC

Mother's Outreach Network
PLA / pre-petition hybrid program

Pennsylvania

Community Legal Services of Philadelphia 
pre-petition defense

HELP:MLP
PLA program

Ohio

Michigan

Illinois

Ascend Justice Family Defense Center
pre-petition defense program

Legal Aid Chicago
PLA/pre-petition hybrid

Moran Center for Youth Advocacy
PLA services

Iowa

Iowa Legal Aid
Multi-county PLA/pre-petition hybrid in partnership with Iowa Public Defender's Office

Kansas

Kansas Kids2Kin
Statewide PLA program

KLS Parent Advocate Program
pre-petition defense

Oklahoma

Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc.
PLA program in partnership with DHS

She Still Rises Tulsa
PLA & PP services

Texas

Foster Care Advocacy Center
PLA & pre-petition services

McClennan County Parent Advocacy Program
PLA/pre-petition hybrid program

Texas Legal Services Center
pre-petition Family Helpline

Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid
pre-petition defense

Arizona

Maricopa County Public Defense Services
dependency prevention pilot

Pima County PD Family Preservation Clinic
pre-petition defense services

California

A New Way of Life
PLA services

Berkley Law Family Defense Project
pre-petition defense

CLC Pre-filing Representation Project
pre-petition defense

DAC Corridor Program
PLA/pre-petition hybrid program

DAC First Call for Families
PLA/pre-petition hybrid program

East Bay Family Defenders
PLA/pre-petition hybrid program

Family Support & Advocacy Center
PLA/pre-petition hybrid program

Legal Assistance for Seniors
PLA services

Los Angeles Dependency Lawyers
pre-petition Parent Helpline

Oregon

Metropolitan Public Defender
pre-petition services

Youth, Rights & Justice
pre-petition defense program

Washington

Central Washington Legal Services
new pilot, more info pending

F.I.R.S.T. Clinic
pre-petition defense MLP

Trauma Prevention Specialists of Whatcom and Skagit County
pre-petition defense

VPA Hotline
Pre-petition guidance (Voluntary Placement Agreement)

Massachusetts

Family Preservation Project
PLA/pre-petition hybrid program

Greater Boston Legal Services
Limited pre-petition defense

Harvard Family Justice Clinic
pre-petition defense

Metro-West Legal Services
Limited pre-petition defense

South Coastal Counties Legal Services
Limited pre-petition defense

New Jersey

LSNJ Family Representation Project
PLA/pre-petition hybrid program

Vermont

Vermont Parent Representation Center, Inc.
pre-petition defense services

Florida

Family Advocacy & Prevention Project
PLA program by EJW Fellow

Georgia

Standing With Our Neighbors
Limited PLA services

Indiana

Child Advocates MLP
* New Indianapolis MLP/PLA program pending

Minnesota

Hennepin County Adult Representation Services
PLA/pre-petition defense program

Nebraska

Legal Aid of Nebraska
PLA services

Virginia

Child Advocacy Clinic
limited PLA services in partnership with Legal Aid Justice Center

Legal Aid Justice Center
PLA and pre-petition services

Nevada

No active programs identified at this time.

Alaska

Kin Support Program -Haa Yaitx'u Saiani
PLA / Pre-Petition Hybrid serving Kin

Idaho

No active programs identified at this time.

Montana

No active programs identified at this time.

Wyoming

No active programs identified at this time.

North Dakota

No active programs identified at this time.

South Dakota

No active programs identified at this time.

Louisiana

No active programs identified at this time.

Arkansas

Legal Aid of Arkansas
PLA services

Mississippi

No active programs identified at this time.

Tennessee

No active programs identified at this time.

North Carolina

Pisgah Legal Services
New program in development

Kentucky

No active programs identified at this time.

South Carolina

CHAMPS Clinic
PLA MLP Program

West Virginia

Child & Family Advocacy Clinic
MLP providing PLA services

Connecticut

Rhode Island

No active programs identified at this time.

New Hampshire

No active programs identified at this time.

Maine

No active programs identified at this time.

New Mexico

No active programs identified at this time.

Utah

No active programs identified at this time.

Alabama

No active programs identified at this time.

Delaware

No active programs identified at this time.