Our First Look: Did the Mayor Fund Our Housing and Homelessness Priorities?

Posted on Jun 9, 2021 in Budget Cuts, DC Budget, Featured, Homelessness, Housing, Justice, People, Poverty, Wealth Gap | 0 comments

Welcome to our first assessment of the proposed FY22 budget! We will try to explain how much money Mayor Bowser has committed to meet our demands for ending and preventing homelessness and creating deeply affordable housing. It is up to the Council now to shift this budget into one that does more to shake up the status quo, and more to provide housing justice to District residents.

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DC’s Approach to Homelessness: Lessons from 2020

Posted on Mar 19, 2021 in Action Alert, Advocates, DC Policies and Plans, Featured, Homelessness, Justice, People, Poverty, Shelter, Wealth Gap | 0 comments

With a significant infusion of federal dollars, a new understanding of the importance of housing as healthcare, and a commitment by DC Department of Human Services to undergo an analysis of the racial equity impact of its programs, now is the time to take these lessons to heart and make substantial changes to the status quo.

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Give the Gift of Justice

Posted on Mar 19, 2018 in Featured, Justice, Non Profit | 0 comments

To make a gift to the Legal Clinic during the Coronavirus pandemic — Our building is temporarily closed and mail is not being delivered. If you wish to make a donation to support our work, please do so on-line at our Donate page. If you cannot donate on-line, but would still like to support the Legal Clinic’s work, please email leslie@legalclinic.org to make an alternative arrangement. Searching for fantastic gift? Honor family, friends,...

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