We give thanks for the life-changing work we get to do advocating for clients to achieve justice in court.
We're thankful to work alongside many dedicated agency partners so that together we can make significant inroads against poverty, homelessness, and abuse in West Michigan. One way we regularly support other agencies is through our Donuts & The Law events for service providers - read on for details of our December events!
Legal Aid helps adults and children get benefits when they are disabled.
This newsletter talks about Supplemental Security Income (SSI), a public benefit for low-income people who are unable to work because of their disabilities. Having a lawyer or paralegal by your side to navigate an administrative or court appeal can make all the difference for these clients' ability to make ends meet and thrive despite their challenges.