We are the largest funding source for civil legal aid programs in the Commonwealth.

The Massachusetts Legal Assistance Corporation was established to ensure that low-income people with critical, non-criminal legal needs would have access to legal information, advice, and representation.

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My legal aid attorney was heaven-sent.

Daniele
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Legal aid is there for people like me.

Remon
RemonRead more

If you can’t die and go to heaven, the next best thing is having a legal aid lawyer.

Isabel
IsabelRead more

I’m proud that my case set a precedent for other working parents.

Carmelita
Carmelita Read more

Finally I can move forward thanks to my legal aid attorneys.

Leigh
Leigh Read more

If I didn’t find legal aid, I would have lost my house.

Mike
Mike Read more

Legal aid fought for us. To put it simply, we had a champion.

TracyLee
TracyLee Read more

I knew there was light at the end of the tunnel.

Lynnicia
Lynnicia Read more

Charlene was able to keep her home thanks to legal aid.

Charlene
CharleneRead more

I know that without Melissa’s help, I would have lost everything.

Randy
RandyRead more

[My legal aid attorney] was fantastic. I couldn’t have asked for anyone better.

John
JohnRead more

Without legal services, we would have been left in the streets.

Man Yi & Chao Xiong
Man Yi & Chao XiongRead more

I have worked all my life and never imagined I would be in a situation like this.

Ronica
Ronica Read more

I was extremely pleased with [Ali’s] services and effort.

Antonia
Antonia Read more

I didn’t know what to do. Now I know I’ll get the money back.

Pedro
Pedro Read more

Thanks to legal aid, Mrs. Doyle was able to live independently with the help of home care services.

Rose
RoseRead more

I didn’t know where to go. I’m very thankful for legal services.

Hong
Hong Read more

[Our legal aid attorney] had it all under control and she did it in fine fashion.

Lou & Janice
Lou & Janice Read more

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