Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. (LAWO)
525 Jefferson Avenue Suite 400
Toledo, OH 43604
(419) 724-0460 Service/Intake - Applications from residents of Lucas County
(888) 534-1432 Service/Intake - For Applications outside of Lucas County
(419) 321-1582 Fax
(419) 724-0030 Administrative
LAWO Government Benefits
SERVICE PHONE:(888) 554-7415 TTY
DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES:Provides assistance to low-income persons who are appealing the denial, reduction, termination, and/or overpayment of county, state, and/or federal public benefits such as Ohio Works First (OWF); Disability Medical Assistance (DMA); Medicaid; Prevention, Retention, and Contingency (PRC); Healthy Start; Food Stamps; Social Security; Medicare; Supplemental Security Income (SSI); and other public benefit programs.
SERVICE HOURS:Phone Calls Monday-Friday 9:00 am to 2:00 pm; Walk-in Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Visit website
ELIGIBILITY:An intake specialist will ask you to provide income information for every member of your household. You will also be asked other personal questions such as your address, telephone number, marital status, age, and living arrangements. You will also be asked to describe your legal problem. Once we have all the information needed, we can determine how best to assist you.
INTAKE:Phone Calls Or Walk-in
DOCUMENTS NEEDED:Please be sure to get your papers and facts together before you call. Our staff can better assist you if the information you will need is close at hand.