- California Rural Legal Assistance
3 Williams Road; Salinas, CA 93906
Tel (831) 757-5221; (800) 677-5221
Legal advice and representation for low-income county residents on housing landlord/tenant issues, as well as labor issues of farm worker. Spanish-speaking staff.
- League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)
Addresses issues around Latino civil rights. Works to improve opportunities for Hispanic Americans.
- Monterey County Department of Child Support Services
752 La Guardia Street; Salinas, CA 93905
Tel (831) 755-3200 or (866) 901-3212
This department establishes paternity. Once paternity is established, the father has the legal rights and financial responsibilities of a parent under California Law. Collects financial support from absent parents. enforces health insurance requirements.
- State Department of Fair Employment and Housing
Tel (800) 884-1684
Handles discrimination and harassment issues in the workplace and in housing. Provides information in English and in Spanish.
- Department of Consumer Affairs Information Center
Tel (800) 952-5210
Answers questions and provides information on how to file complaints on many products and services. provides information in English and in Spanish.