Special Projects

Neighborhood Legal Services’ practice areas are supported by special projects designed to improve individual and community health, expand economic opportunities, and foster neighborhood development. These innovative approaches to legal services have won national recognition and become models for legal services delivery in areas such as housing and health.

Shriver Housing Project - Los Angeles

A groundbreaking initiative to increase access to justice for California’s poor

Shriver Housing Project - Los Angeles

The Wellness Center at Historic General Hospital

Eliminating barriers to care and benefits

The Wellness Center at Historic General Hospital

Self-Help Centers

A decade of empowering individuals.

Self-Help Centers

Kamenir Health Advocacy Fund

A new interdisciplinary vision for practicing law and medicine

Kamenir Health Advocacy Fund

Dickran Tevrizian Fellowship Program

Ensuring access to justice for the Glendale community.

Dickran Tevrizian Fellowship Program

Medical Legal Community Partnerships (MLCPs)

A smarter approach to community health

Medical Legal Community Partnerships (MLCPs)
Testimonials

“NLSLA’s contribution to the community is immense. They empower the community and make people realize they can fight the ‘powers that be.’”

Emmett Murrell, Antelope Valley Minister and NLSLA client

 

“We don’t know what would have happened without NLSLA. That one simple phone call saved our daughter’s life.”

- Dong Guo, father and NLSLA client