Project Renew/Housing Paralegal

Website AppalReDLegal AppalReD Legal Aid

Providing free legal services to the low-income and vulnerable

Passionate about housing rights? Eager to make a difference by working in the community on poverty issues? Check out the Project Renew/Housing Paralegal position in AppalReD Legal Aid’s Richmond office.

This position will split time between Project Renew and housing work. Project Renew is funded by an Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) INSPIRE grant and focuses on the civil legal needs of people in recovery from substance use disorder (SUD) to help them increase stability and
overcome barriers to employment. AppalReD Legal Aid also receives funding to assist people with housing problems including eviction. This position will assist staff attorneys with paralegal tasks including, but not limited to: screening, intake, file management, client communications,
legal research, document preparation, data tracking for grant reporting, outreach, community education, and making connections with SUD recovery programs in the region.

Submit resume with letter of interest to Director of Administration Lorie Elam, 120 N. Front Avenue, Prestonsburg, KY 41653, email:

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