legal aid organization

A group or agency that gives legal help to people with low incomes. Health legal aid workers help people with issues related to getting good healthcare, and getting insurance to cover certain patients and conditions.

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  • Legal Aid Society of Cleveland — The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland is a legal aid society in Cleveland, Ohio established in 1905. It helped pioneer a nationwide legal aid movement whose leaders held to a simple but profound principle: that rich and poor alike are entitled to… …   Wikipedia

  • Legal Aid Society of Louisville — The Legal Aid Society of Louisville is a non profit Legal Aid organization based in Louisville, Kentucky. It serves Jefferson County (Louisville Metro) and the fourteen surrounding counties of Breckinridge, Bullitt, Grayson, Hardin, Henry, LaRue …   Wikipedia

  • Legal Aid Ontario — (LAO) Agency overview Formed 1998 Preceding agency Ontario Legal Aid Plan (OLAP) Jurisdiction On …   Wikipedia

  • legal aid — n: aid provided by an organization established to serve the legal needs of the poor Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. legal aid n …   Law dictionary

  • legal aid society — n: an organization providing government funded legal aid to the poor Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. legal aid society …   Law dictionary

  • legal aid — free legal service to persons unable to pay for a lawyer. [1885 90] * * * noun [noncount] : money provided by a special organization to pay legal fees for people who cannot pay them themselves * * * ˌlegal ˈaid [legal aid] noun uncountable money… …   Useful english dictionary

  • legal aid — free legal service to persons unable to pay for a lawyer. [1885 90] * * * ▪ law       the professional legal assistance given, either at no charge or for a nominal sum, to indigent persons in need of such help. In criminal cases most countries… …   Universalium

  • legal aid society — noun or legal aid association : an organization affording counsel and representation in court to litigants unable to pay a lawyer * * * an organization providing free legal guidance and service to persons who cannot afford a lawyer. Also called… …   Useful english dictionary

  • legal aid society — an organization providing free legal guidance and service to persons who cannot afford a lawyer. Also called legal aid association. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • legal aid — N UNCOUNT Legal aid is money given by the government or another organization to people who cannot afford to pay for a lawyer …   English dictionary

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