All services are available in multiple languages and available on a sliding scale. Sierra Community House will not discriminate against anyone based on actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender, or disability.
We provide advice sessions or “limited scope representation,” which will give you the information you need to move forward in resolving your legal issue. We do not provide legal representation in court.
We may be able to provide assistance in the following areas:
- Landlord/tenant disputes
- Small claims/contract matters
- Civil harassment restraining orders
- Family law consultations and referrals
- Employment disputes
- Understanding the worker’s compensation process
- Name changes
- Guardianship and conservatorship matters
- Public education and discipline issues
- Immigration screening and services
- Know Your Rights and Be Prepared education
- Access and complete court forms
- Legal referrals
If we cannot provide the assistance you need, we will do our best to refer you to an agency who can.
We also offer conflict resolution services in the above areas, in which parties discuss their dispute with the assistance of a trained mediator who will assists them in reaching a settlement.
For more information on these programs, please contact the Director of Mediation and Legal Assistance at (530) 587-2513 ext. 113
265 Bear Street
Kings Beach, CA 96143
11695 Donner Pass Rd
Truckee, CA 96161
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, 8am-4pm.
Sierra Community House builds a stronger community through the following programs:
Provides hunger relief services through weekly food distributions and other community food programs
Serves victims of domestic/intimate partner violence, sexual assault, and child abuse
FAMILY SUPPORT &
Connects families, individuals, and community members with the help they need
MEDIATION & LEGAL ASSISTANCE
Offers consultations and assistance for those navigating legal issues