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Answer: Anyone in DC who is either homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless, who needs legal assistance.

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Clearing encampments addresses a visible symptom of the District’s homelessness crisis, not the crisis itself.

The current manner in which the District is clearing encampments violates the Constitutional rights of encampment residents, which is the basis for a class action lawsuit recently filed against the District over its encampment clearing practices.

“Abandoned All Over Again”: A Discussion on Aging Out of Foster Care & Homelessness

Sacred B. Huff studies law at George Washington University School of Law and interned with the Legal Clinic in summer 2017. Following her internship, she wrote this piece reflecting upon challenges faced by youth aging out of the foster care system, with a particular focus on housing instability and homelessness.

Legal Services Organizations’ Sign On Letter: Rightsize Rapid Re-Housing

As much as this Administration may wish it to be otherwise, this program simply does not make sense for the majority of families experiencing homelessness in DC.

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