Clinics and helplines

Our clinics

The Workers’ Rights Clinic provides low-income and unemployed people with confidential information about their legal rights related to work. We provide services in Spanish, Mandarin, and Cantonese, and we can accommodate other languages.

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Our other clinics can help you file a claim for unpaid wages or give you information about disability access and rights.

Our helplines

Call our specialized helplines for information on work and family; disability or language rights; or racial equality in the workplace; or girls in sports.

Locations and Days of Operation

Locations

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In-Person Workers' Rights Clinics

Davis / Sacramento area

Davis / Sacramento area

620 North St, Woodland, CA 95695
Alternate TUESDAYS, 6:30 - 8 p.m., drop-in or by appt.

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Orange County/ Santa Ana

Orange County/ Santa Ana

2101 N Tustin Ave, Santa Ana, CA 92705
2nd & 4th TUESDAYS each month, 7 p.m. - 8 p.m., by appt.

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East Bay

East Bay

3130 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705
THURSDAYS, 6:30 - 8 p.m., by appt.

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East Palo Alto

East Palo Alto

2117 University Ave, Suite A, East Palo Alto, CA 94303
THURSDAY, once monthly, 6:15 - 8 p.m., by appt.

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Fresno

Fresno

2115 Kern St, Fresno, CA 93721
3rd TUESDAY each month, 6 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.

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San Diego

San Diego

5998 Alcala Park, Barcelona Building, Room 305, San Diego, CA 92110
**1st & 3rd TUESDAY each month, 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. **Please check calendar for dates

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San Francisco

San Francisco

200 McAllister St, San Francisco, CA 94102
MONDAYS, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

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Watsonville

Watsonville

315 Main St #207, Watsonville, CA 95076
2nd TUESDAY each month, 4 p.m. -6 p.m., by appt.

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Phone-in Workers' Rights Clinic, every Wednesday, 5:45 to 7 p.m.

Call for an appointment / Llame para hacer su cita

English & Español

Call for an appointment / Llame para hacer su cita
(866) 864-8208

Call for an appointment / Llame para hacer su cita

中文

致电约会
(415) 593-0066


Wage Claim Clinics

Labor Commisioner’s Office

Labor Commisioner’s Office

1515 Clay St, Oakland, CA 94612
1st FRIDAY each month, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., drop-in or by appt.

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Labor Commisioner’s Office

Labor Commisioner’s Office

455 Golden Gate Ave., 10th Fl., San Francisco, CA 94102
3rd FRIDAY each month, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., drop-in or by appt.

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Disability Rights Clinic

Workers’ Rights Disability Law Clinic

Workers’ Rights Disability Law Clinic

3075 Adeline St, Berkeley, CA 94703
Every TUESDAY, by appt, starting 6:30 p.m.

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Income Guidelines

The Workers’ Rights Clinic is for individuals whose gross income does not exceed the amounts below or who are unemployed. (For people who are unemployed, eligibility is determined based on previous salary and the length of unemployment.)

Household Size Annual Income Monthly Income Hourly Wage
1 $36,609 $3,051 $17.60
2 $41,813 $3,484 $20.10
3 $47,063 $3,922 $22.63
4 $52,266 $4,355 $25.13
5 $56,438 $4,703 $27.13
6 $60,656 $5,055 $29.16
7 $64,828 $5,402 $31.17
8 $69,000 $5,750 $33.17

If you don’t meet these guidelines, please see Additional Resources below. If you still have questions, or to determine your eligibility, please call 415-864-8848.

What to expect at the Workers' Rights Clinic

Additional Resources

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Free legal info, fact sheets

Legal Aid at Work offers 100-plus fact sheets, along with other free resources and trainings.

Learn More
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Do-It-Yourself

We offer how-to guides, sample letters to employers, forms, and interactive tools for understanding your rights and benefits.

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Referrals to Local Lawyers
Referrals to Local Lawyers

Call your local county bar association's referral service for names of lawyers who offer a first consultation for free or a low fee.

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Californial Employment Lawyers Association

CELA members represent employees in termination, discrimination, wage and hour, and other employment cases.

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Page Summary

This page describes the services that Legal Aid at Work offers through clinics that meet several times each week across California. There are clinics in eight cities that can help you address all kinds of workers' rights issues. There are clinics that will help you file or appeal a claim with the state Labor Commissioner's office in San Francisco and Oakland. And a clinic in Berkeley can help you assert the workplace rights of people with disabilities. The map shows the phone number to call for appointments at each location or to speak to a counselor on the phone. Details about each clinic are listed next. Then comes a calendar showing meeting times and topics.

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