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Are You at Risk of Eviction?

How to Prepare for an Eviction Court Hearing

  1. Contact Legal Aid of Nebraska at 1-844-268-5627 immediately if you are facing eviction.
  2. Apply for rental/housing assistance at lincoln.ne.gov/rent or 402-413-2085.
  3. Report suspected housing discrimination by submitting a confidential Lincoln Commission on Human Rights intake questionnaire or calling 402-441-7624.
  4. Attend ALL scheduled eviction hearings at the courthouse (Lancaster County Courthouse, 575 S. 10th St., 2nd floor).

These steps and more information on each step can be found in the
Tenant Assistance Project’s Outreach Packet / How to prepare for an Eviction Court Hearing(PDF, 1MB)

Reach out to the Lincoln Commission on Human Rights with questions or for more information:
LCHR@lincoln.ne.gov
402-441-7624