The Assistant Clients’ Rights Advocate supports the Clients’ Rights Advocate providing administrative support to ensure efficient operation of the office and by providing basic information and advice to callers. The Assistant Clients’ Rights Advocate serves as the first person to hear about a regional center client’s issue when they call for help. The position engages with consumer populations from diverse cultural backgrounds and providing outreach support to vulnerable communities.
Organization Type: Bar/Pro Bono, Provider
Lists: IOLTA Field Programs, IOLTA-Funded
Organization Type: Provider
Lists: IOLTA Field Programs, IOLTA-Funded, LSC Grantees
LSNC and the ACLU have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city of Sacramento, alleging that a panhandling ordinance adopted in November violates the free speech rights of citizens asking for handouts.
Other, Policy Advocate (Bay Area, California Statewide, Central Coast, Central Valley, Eastern California, Northern District, Sacramento Region, Southwestern California)
‘Being A Woman Is Not A Pre-Existing Condition’ – Class Action Suit Challenges Systemic Gender Discrimination in CA Workers’ CompJuly 6, 2016 | Public Counsel
Statewide system relies on outdated stereotypes about women's capacities and roles, contributing to the feminization of poverty in California and burdening women and families