April 2014 eNewsletter

In every month’s eNewsletter, we like to include updates on achievements and recognitions our staff have received.  (This month, you can read about Dennericka Brooks and Ashley Fretthold’s successes recognized by their law schools.)  But often, there are heroes at LAF whose stories go unsung.  Some of those heroes are our long-term volunteers. In April,…

Legal Aid Called “Unsung Heroes” in ACA Enrollment

In a new HuffPo Politics piece about the end of the open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act (ACA)’s healthcare services, our friends at Voices for Civil Justice called many legal aid lawyers across the country the “unsung heroes” of the enrollment surge for healthcare.  The article recognizes the complex problems that people living in poverty can…