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AmeriCorps Legal Advocates of Massachusetts

statewide, MA | http://www.ala-mass.org
Joined in April 2008

About Us

By embedding advocates into legal aid programs, AmeriCorps Legal Advocates of Massachusetts opens doors to justice, invigorates organizations, and cultivates the next generation of public leaders.

ALA-Massachusetts places national service members legal services organizations throughout Massachusetts to provide legal assistance for low-income people in civil matters. Selected candidates receive professional supervision and rigorous training, get a hands-on experience practicing poverty law, and are exposed to a wide range of legal activities and community outreach.

AmeriCorps Legal Advocates of Massachusetts is a program of South Coastal Counties Legal Services, Inc. (SCCLS), a private non-profit law firm providing legal assistance to eligible low-income clients. ALA-Massachusetts is funded through the Corporation for National and Community Service, administered by the Massachusetts Service Alliance, and housed at the Justice Center of Southeast Massachusetts, a wholly owned subsidiary of SCCLS. Formerly known as the Massachusetts Legal Assistance for Self Sufficiency Program (MLASSP), this program has been in operation since 2005.

By embedding advocates into legal aid programs, AmeriCorps Legal Advocates of Massachusetts opens doors to justice, invigorates organizations, and cultivates the next generation of public leaders.

ALA-Massachusetts places national…

Issue Areas Include

  • Housing & Homelessness
  • Immigrants or Refugees
  • Legal Assistance
  • Poverty

Location & Contact

Current listings by AmeriCorps Legal Advocates of Massachusetts

JobsLocationDate Posted
Advocate for Legal Rights with AmeriCorpsVarious locations statewide, MAMarch 31, 2021

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