Free legal advice on Wednesdays


The Dade County Bar Association offers free legal advice by phone from 6 to 9 p.m. the first Wednesday of every month. To speak to a lawyer, call 305-371-2220 from within Miami-Dade or 866-596-0399 from outisde. Volunteer lawyers participating in the Legal Line program will answer simple legal questions, give brief advice or make referrals to social […]

Free Tax Filing & Help


Some free services and assistance are available for filing federal income taxes or extensions, which are due April 17.  IRS Free File — available online from the federal government, includes filing extensions My Free Taxes  —    free taxing filing for families and individuals with income less than $57,000 H&R Block  — free at-home filing provides […]

Free drug discount program


Miami-Dade County and the National Association of Counties offer a free discount card which they say offers savings averaging 24 percent of the retail price of prescription drugs. It can be used by those without prescription drug insurance, for drugs not covered by your insurance and on some pet medications. There are no restrictions regarding […]

Free workshop for ‘momtrepreneurs’


MomsMiami is putting on a free workshop 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, for moms in business. The event will take place in the ballroom at Jungle Island. Parking is $5 per car. The Mom2Mom Business Workshop will feature presentations by moms who are succeeding in business and information about community resources that […]