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For action alerts throughout the FY25 state legislative campaign season!
The Equal Justice Coalition periodically shares easy-to-use forms that you can fill out and pass on to your representatives, urging them to fully fund MLAC’s line item at the requested $55 million for FY25 (or alternatively, thanking them for doing so!).
Your action DOES make a difference!
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Stay informed on the latest issues affecting civil legal aid funding in Massachusetts.
Lack of funding forces civil legal aid programs in Massachusetts to turn away the majority of eligible residents who seek help with issues related to housing, employment, health care, education, family law, domestic violence, and others. Tens of thousands of low-income people must navigate the civil court system without legal representation, which can have catastrophic effects on their health, safety, and well-being.