About the PSA
A conviction, an arrest, or even a simple interaction with police can have lasting consequences for people, threatening the stability they need to thrive.
New Yorkers who have a conviction history and/or past criminal justice system involvement and are experiencing discrimination are encouraged to call the free Legal Hotline (646.759.8080) offered by Youth Represent and the Community Service Society (CSS). Both nonprofit organizations have provided free reentry-related legal services for more than a decade.
The Hotline is for people who need legal support to address questions and problems that conviction histories may create, or those who simply want...