The report’s authors urge lawmakers to address structural discrimination in asset and credit markets among other recommendations.
NCYL advocates for disaggregated data on foster youth in order to enable school districts to better assess and address the needs of their foster youth populations.
As research show access to civil legal aid is critical in curbing rates of domestic violence, advocates call for increased funding.
Foster youth and civil legal aid advocates call for new requirements on districts to report and address instability and school changes faced by foster youth.
Bonnie Hough, Managing Attorney at the Judicial Council of California’s Center for Families, Children & the Courts, is announced as a 2015 Innovator Award winner.
Failure to accommodate the disabled poor draws lawsuit against L.A. County Department of Public Social Services.
Civil legal aid groups work together to to prevent Texas from barring entry to Syrian refugees.