24 hours a day, seven days a week.
This is a quick and easy way to apply if your legal problem is not an emergency.


Apply by phone.
Monday through Thursday, 8:30 am to noon and 1 to 4 pm.
Friday 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.

The call is free.
Virginia only: 1.866.534.5243
Nationwide or cellular: 1.888.201.2772


Apply online 24/7, direct without dialing using your smartphone, or toll-free from any phone. Intake Unit hours are Monday thru Thursday

How Do I Apply?

SVLAS will not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, disability, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other basis prohibited by law, against any person applying for employment or assistance from the program, or against any person employed by the program.

If your application is denied or if you are not satisfied with our services, you have the right to complain.
Just tell any staff member that you wish to complain.