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Working to Increase Financial Support for Low-Income Families

Legal Aid News | Posted on February 12, 2015

Legal Aid Attorney working to increase financial support for low-income families. ...continue reading

Health Insurance Outreach Efforts in Minnesota

Legal Aid News | Posted on September 18, 2014

“I will always be thankful to Legal Aid…they took my case and seriously fought for me to obtain the Medical Assistance that saved my life.” Health insurance enrollment makes a ...continue reading

Minnesota Lunch Rooms Refuse Hot Lunch to Children

Legal Aid News | Posted on February 10, 2014

Legal Aid has been advocating for six years to prohibit the unacceptable practice of denying hot lunch to low-income children who have insufficient funds in their lunch accounts.  Many ...continue reading

“Olmstead Plan,” to improve treatment of people with disabilities

Legal Aid News | Posted on November 07, 2013

A new plan to better accommodate people with disabilities within the community was unveiled Thursday by Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon. Click here to read more... ...continue reading

Domestic-violence perpetrators held accountable

Legal Aid News | Posted on June 03, 2013

Legal Aid’s Executive Director in the Star Tribune

Legal Aid News | Posted on May 20, 2013

Legal Aid's Executive Director discusses our work in the Minneapolis Star Tribune. Read the article here....

Minneapolis Legal Aid: 100 Years of Exceptionalism

Legal Aid News | Posted on May 14, 2013

HCBA President Tom Jensen has written a great article about Legal Aid in the May issue of Hennepin Lawyer ...continue reading

Eva Kritzeck to receive the 2013 Bernard P. Becker Legal Service Staff Award

Legal Aid News | Posted on April 14, 2013

Congratulations to Eva Kritzeck who has been selected by the Minnesota State Bar Association to receive the 2013 Bernard P. Becker Legal Service Staff Award. Eva is a bi-lingual intake worker/ ...continue reading

Legal Aid Launches FairHousingMN.org

Legal Aid News | Posted on April 07, 2013

Today, Legal is launching a new online resource of information for housing providers, renters, cities, homeowners, public agencies and you! FairHousingMN.org is designed to help you answer important questions about fair housing and understand how you can help to further fair housing in your cities and neighborhoods.  Check it out today.

Stearns County Domestic Violence Court, a community partnership that includes Legal Aid’s St. Cloud

Legal Aid News | Posted on March 20, 2013

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