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Links to Poverty Law Organizations

Monday, October 15, 2007

  • New Orleans Legal Assistance/Southeast Louisiana Legal Services

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Poverty law is becoming more specialized every day.

Fortunately, there are national support centers that tackle specific issues, such as housing law, consumer law or health law.

Here are links to some of those organizations. Watch this spot for more entries.

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Click on the sites listed below for helpful information about specific legal issues:

National Employment Law Project.

National Consumer Law Center.

National Health Law Program.

National Housing Law Project.

National Immigration Law Center.

National Senior Citizens Law Center.

National Center for Youth Law.

National Veterans Legal Services Program.

National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty.

Migrant Legal Action Program.

Farmers' Legal Action Group.

The Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law -- compiles information about a host of support organizations.

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