Legal Aid of Arkansas Opens Office in Rogers, Springdale

NORTHWEST, ARKANSAS, October 11, 2010 - Legal Aid of Arkansas is pleased to announce the opening of two new offices in Northwest Arkansas. The office in Rogers is located at 1200 West Walnut St., Suite 3211, Rogers, AR 72756. The office is located on the third floor of the Center for Nonprofits. The new Springdale office is located in the Center for Nonprofits in Springdale, and its address is 614 E. Emma Ave., Suite 227, Springdale, AR 72764.

Lee Richardson, Legal Aid of Arkansas' executive director, said, "These offices are strategically located to be accessible to low-income Arkansans. So many of our nonprofit allies are located here that we hope to enhance our mission of providing equal access to justice for those that could not afford it. Also, having these nonprofits as neighbors will also allow us to serve our mutual clients in a more holistic way, and it will allow us to help uproot the causes of poverty. We are excited about our organization's growth."

Legal Aid of Arkansas is a non-profit organization that provides free legal services to low income persons with civil legal problems in 31 counties in northern and eastern Arkansas. Offices are located in Fayetteville, Harrison, Helena-West Helena, Jonesboro, Mountain View, Newport, Rogers, Springdale and West Memphis. If you need legal advice or representation, call 1-800-9-LAW AID (1-800-952-9243) to apply for services. Legal Aid's bilingual staff members can serve clients in English, Marshallese, and Spanish.