Legal Advocacy Resources

Children’s Law Center of Massachusetts

The mission of the Children’s Law Center of Massachusetts is to promote and secure equal Justine and to maximize opportunity for low-income children and youth by providing advocacy and legal services.

www.clcm.org

Disability Law Center

Provides legal advocacy on disability issues that promote the fundamental rights of all people with disabilities to participate fully and equally in the social and economic life of Massachusetts.  They provide information, referrals, technical assistance and representation regarding legal rights and services for people with disabilities.

www.dlc-ma.org

South Coastal Counties Legal Services

A non-profit charitable corporation which serves clients in various communities in southeastern Massachusetts.  Attorneys and paralegals represent poor and elderly clients with high priority legal problems.

www.sccls.org

Domestic Violence Hotline/Jane Doe Inc.

The only statewide membership sexual and domestic violence coalition in Massachusetts, Jane Doe Inc. (JDI) has a unique role in working to promote the safety, liberty and dignity of victims and survivors.

www.janedoe.org

Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA)

Largest organization in New England promoting the right and integration of immigrants and refugees.

www.miracoalition.org

Massachusetts Legal Assistance Corp.

Improve access to justice for low-income and disadvantaged persons in Massachusetts.  Provides understandable, practical legal information about issues that affect low income people in various areas of need.  Information is available in multiple languages.

www.masslegalservices.org