Income and Elibigility

To qualify for services with Chosen Family Law Center, we screen applicants for the following qualifications:


All clients must be below 250% of the federal poverty line (see chart below - financial documentation of income and assets must be provided), a self-identified member of the LGBTQ community, and requiring assistance with non-traditional family legal issues such as transgender name-changes or second parent adoption for female same-sex couples. We serve residents of all of New Jersey and the following NY Counties: All 5 boroughs of NYC, Westchester County, Putnam County, and Dutchess County.


We are currently only accepting new clients for the Trans Umbrella Project. To apply for assistance, please visit the Trans Umbrella Project page.

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