Massachusetts

The state’s largest funder of civil legal aid services is asking lawmakers to increase state funding by 20 percent in the fiscal 2022 budget to help fund services for low-income residents facing...
A federal moratorium prevents some evictions, but Massachusetts courts still issued hundreds of orders that allow property owners to repossess residential units. Of the 449 such measures issued in...
After nine-plus months of dealing with the tumultuous life upheaval caused by the pandemic — on-again, off-again jobs, opening and closing of public schools, and the overall anxiety posed by COVID-19...
In Massachusetts alone, well over 100,000 households are at risk of being evicted when our state’s eviction moratorium ends, more than twice the number of local households evicted in the years...
On Monday, Massachusetts Rep. Lori Trahan announced that Community Legal Aid and Northeast Legal Aid would receive $398,685 in funding. Northeast Legal Aid, which has offices in Lawrence and Lowell,...
TIG 15016 - Michigan Advocacy Project - Statewide Online Triage System Michigan Advocacy Program (MAP) utilized TIG funding to build an online triage system that assists those seeking legal help in...