Legal Support Resources

On this page, you will find legal support resources available to adult learners.

Have questions? Reach out to a student success coach for help or find a navigator on your campus.

Maine court systems

Maine courts have changed practices and timelines (External Site) for court-related business due to COVID-19. Some cases have been postponed, others continue. Each county in Maine has different court closure protocols (External Site), but all courts are restricting in-person access to facilities, which may include:

  • Housing, orders for protection (OFP) and other family law cases
  • Immigration cases with the immigration court, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)
  • Late penalties, collection referrals and driver license suspension

Maine Equal Justice

Maine Equal Justice (External Site) focuses their work on many of the issues that affect people’s daily lives, including access to adequate health care, housing, transportation and childcare; food and income security; and higher education and training.