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Get answers to your New York State family law and Family Court questions. 
LIFT can help you understand your legal options and find resources in your neighborhood.

There are two ways to get an answer from the LIFT hotline:
You may choose to receive your response through your personal email or by signing in to our secure website.  Before you ask your question, please remember that your computer can be monitored by others. Learn more about Internet Safety to determine if your computer is safe to use.

Or call us at 212-343-1122

We’re on the phones Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm. You can also leave a message at any time and we will call you back. We accept collect calls from incarcerated parents. Se habla español.


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