National Health Law Program

View this webinar to learn about National Health Law Program (NHeLP) and the services they offer!   NHeLP’s California office engages in administrative advocacy with state and local agencies that administer and oversee public health care programs, particularly Medi-Cal. NHeLP is part of the statewide Health Consumer Alliance (HCA), a collaborative that provides individual health […]

Community Justice Worker Panel

According to the 2019 Justice Gap Study, 85 percent of Californians’ legal needs went unmet. While legal aid providers continue to work tirelessly to meet Californians’ needs, demand continues to outpace service availability. This event features a panel discussion about different Community Justice Worker models, including Alaska’s Community Justice Worker program. Panelists include: Nikole Nelson, […]

Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness in 2022

Join nationally recognized expert Heather Jarvis for everything you need to know about Public Service Loan Forgiveness, the COVID-19 payment suspension, and all things student loans.   Presenter: Heather Jarvis, Student Loan Expert   No MCLE provided.

Strategic Communications: Advocacy Beyond the Courtroom & in the Court of Public Opinion

This session covers fundamental concepts in strategic communications and how they can be used to advance our client community’s interests. Following the session, attendees will be able to: describe the components of a communications strategy; explain the importance of adapting legal language to non-court audiences, and identify the existing uses of strategic communications in their […]

An Inside View of the State Budget

This training will provide a general overview of the California state budget with some time to answer questions. Presenters: Tina Rosales, Western Center on Law and Poverty Mike Herald, Western Center on Law and Poverty No MCLE provided for this training.

Disability Visibility in Legal Aid

This January, LAAC and Disability Rights California co-hosted a panel discussion by and for legal aid workers with disabilities. The goal of the event was to hold space for legal aid workers with disabilities to share our experiences, information, and personal narratives about being out as disabled in the workplace, and to celebrate our collective […]