Rosa Hidalgo

Thursday, June 14th, 2012

Just as she was taking bold steps to leave an abusive relationship and move on with her life, Rosa’s* husband—also [...]

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Maria Sanchez

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

When Maria Sanchez finally reached out to the Van Nuys Police Department, the mother-of-three had already endured years of torment [...]

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Protecting Second Chances

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

After a long career as a certified nurse assistant, 64-year-old Anita Calloway retired from her UCLA hospital job. But Calloway [...]

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Her monthly benefits were stolen

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

Evelyn Carpio, a single mother who receives government assistance to supplement wages from her job, was surprised when her benefits [...]

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Mary Kennedy (NLSLA Client)

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011

“I was a victim of domestic violence for 16 years. Like so many women who are abused, I was too [...]

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Dong Guo, Yu Zhou and Esther.

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

“When our daughter Esther was one month old, she became seriously ill. She’d been very healthy since her birth, but [...]

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Pablo Partida, President of Astoria Gardens

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

“It seems like a million years ago that Astoria Gardens was a crime infested slum. Our children were falling victim [...]

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Gina Mosley

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

“Everything changed the day my husband left me. Within three months, my two sons and I became homeless because my [...]

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