CPCC Single Stop Partnership

Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy has partnered with Central Piedmont Community College’s Single Stop program to provide advice and representation to students facing legal issues that often serve as a barrier to success in the classroom. Central Piedmont Community College’s Single Stop program strives to transform the lives of students with critical needs by effectively connecting them to support systems and community resources which will assist them in overcoming financial and legal barriers to student persistence and success. As part of this effort, an attorney from Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy holds appointments with students on Tuesdays from 1pm-3pm at CPCC’s Central campus. Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy provides advice and representation to students to in the following practice areas to ensure their safety, security, and stability:

  • eligibility for public benefits
  • Affordable Care Act disputes, appeals, and tax issues
  • veteran’s benefits
  • tax disputes
  • immigration issues
  • consumer protection matters
  • healthcare access issues through public programs
  • expunctions

Additionally, Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy provides referrals and resources to students facing legal issues outside of these practice areas.

Please contact Cassidy Estes-Rogers cassidyr@charlottelegaladvocacy.org for more information about our educational-legal partnership with Central Piedmont Community College’s Single Stop program.