4PM: News 5 hosts phone bank, Facebook Live with Legal Aid Society to answer your housing, unemployment questions

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Posted at 8:31 AM, Oct 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-23 18:05:58-04

CLEVELAND — In partnership with the Legal Aid Society of Cleveland, United Way of Greater Cleveland and Community Legal Aid, News 5 is hosting a phone bank and Facebook Live Q&A Friday to help answer any questions you may have during the COVID-19 pandemic.

From 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., representatives from The Legal Aid Society will be standing by to answers any questions you have about rent and housing issues, particularly related to the coronavirus pandemic.

The number to call is 1-844-961-1211.

At 4:30 p.m., News 5 will host a Facebook Live chat on the News 5 Cleveland Facebook Page with The Legal Aid Society’s experts so you can have your questions answered live on Facebook.

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If you’re unable to join us on Facebook or during our phone bank, you can contact The Legal Aid Society toll-free at 888-817-3777 or visit for more information.

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