The LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA is D.C.'s oldest and largest general civil legal services organization. Since 1932, Legal Aid lawyers have been MAKING JUSTICE REAL — in individual and systemic ways — for persons living in poverty in the District.

HELP SOMEONE STAY SAFE AND WARM TONIGHT.
District residents have a right to shelter when the temperature or wind chill falls below 32 degrees. If you see someone on the street in need of shelter or warm blankets, call the Shelter Hotline at (800) 535-7252.
You could literally save a life.

Legal Aid is currently hiring for a Supervising Attorney in Housing, a Legal Assistant/Paralegal in Housing, a Case Manager in Housing, an Immgrants’ Rights Attorney, a Sidley Austin Appellate Advocacy Fellow, and a Receptionist/Administrative Assistant. Please go to our Employment page for more information.

The latest from Legal Aid’s blog, www.MakingJusticeReal.org

D.C. Increases Weekly Unemployment Benefits
By Drake Hagner, posted on Jan 10, 2018
Legal Aid Gives Thanks
By Eric Angel, posted on Nov 22, 2017
Legal Aid Expands Services for D.C.’s Immigrant Community
By Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, posted on Nov 15, 2017
Prescription Drug Plan Enrollment Assistance Available Through December 5
By Lisa Meehan and Rebecca Gallahue, posted on Nov 14, 2017

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