Legal Assistance for Small Estates

Do you need help with settling a small estate in Bexar County?

Walk-in assistance is available to qualifying applicants every other Thursday from 1:00pm – 3:00pm at the Bexar County Courthouse, located at 100 Dolorosa, SATX 78205 (First Floor; outside of Probate Courts).

Upcoming 2022-2023 Clinic Dates:

December 15January 12January 26February 9February 23
March 9March 23April 20May 4May 18
June 1June 15June 29July 13July 27
August 10August 24September 7September 21October 5
October 19November 2November 16November 30December 14

Applicants are encouraged to bring all relevant documents, including death certificate and information about the estate.


Legal Assistance for Cyberbullying

Apply for assistance through our partner, David’s Legacy Foundation, at https://www.davidslegacy.org/dbm-project-form/.

Qualifying families are referred for placement with a pro bono attorney either through SALSA or one of our partner organizations (Houston Volunteer Lawyers, Dallas Volunteer Assistance Program, Legal Aid of Northwest Texas and Lone Star Legal Aid).

*UPCOMING CLOSURE: The DBM Intake Line will be closed from 12/24/22 to 01/06/23


Legal Assistance for Veterans

SALSA hosts a free legal assistance clinic for eligible Veterans and family members every second Friday of the month at the Veterans Outreach and Transition Center (202 Connelly Street 78207). Please bring all relevant documents pertaining to your legal issue to the clinic or your appointment.

Please click below to apply for services.

SALSA requires proof of military service before placement with a volunteer.

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Members of the Texas Veterans Legal Aid Coalition created a video series on special legal issues that impact veterans.

Learn more about this important areas by clicking on the videos below.  

Benefits Overview

Disability Benefits

Intro to Criminal Justice Resources

Veterans and Family Law

All other SALSA cases are referrals from our partner organizations.

Legal Partner Organizations

Texas RioGrande Legal Aid

Assisting in community preservation & empowerment, economic & social justice, disaster assistance, domestic violence & family law, housing, individual rights, labor & employment, public benefits, and victims’ rights.

https://www.trla.org
(888) 988-9996

Catholic Charities

Assisting with guardianship, wills, property deeds, financial wellness, and immigration assistance.

https://ccaosa.org
(210) 455-6105

Disability Rights Texas (DRTx) 

Assisting people with disabilities whose rights are threatened or violated, educating people with disabilities and family members about their rights, and making referrals to programs and services.

https://www.disabilityrightstx.org/en/home/
(800) 252-9108.

St. Mary’s University School of Law Clinical Program 

Assisting with civil justice, criminal justice, and Immigration & human rights.

https://law.stmarytx.edu/academics/special-programs/center-legal-social-justice/clinical-program/
(210) 436-3840

Community Partner Organizations

Habitat for Humanity

Builds modest and affordable homes with hardworking families in San Antonio.

https://www.habitatsa.org/
(210) 223-5203

Haven for Hope 

Assisting those facing homelessness by providing shelter and other services.

https://www.havenforhope.org/
(210) 220-2357

Children’s Rehabilitation Institute TeletonUSA (CRIT) 

Offers comprehensive family-centered rehabilitation to care for children with neurological, muscular and skeletal disorders, as well as their families.

https://critusa.org/en/crit/
(844) 206-4512

The Arc of San Antonio

Works to enrich the lives of children and adults with intellectual and other developmental disabilities.

https://www.arc-sa.org/
(210) 490-4300

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