Partners and Allies
In order to increase the quantity and quality of our services,we work steadily with key partners, collaborating organizations and community volunteers to fully leverage state, regional and community resources.
46 community based social service agencies such as:
Students serve as interns and volunteers from area schools like:
Funding, pro bono attorneys, outreach and attorney referral services are provided through collaboration with four bar associations:
Approximately 100 community volunteers help resolve the most important problems of frail elderly people by lending their expertise in counseling about public benefits. They help about 1800 elderly people understand the benefits to which they are entitled. They visit about 1700 vulnerable nursing home residents to ensure quality of care and protection of individual rights.
Approximately 300 lawyers provide free legal services on 700 cases annually to low income and vulnerable people who have problems with nursing home discharge issues, divorce, custody and child support, foreclosure and evictions.