the access to justice crisis in america

Legal Services Corporation - The Justice Gap: Measuring the Unmet Civil Legal Needs of Low-Income Americans

Legal Services Corporation - The Justice Gap: Measuring the Unmet Civil Legal Needs of Low-Income Americans

CIVIL LEGAL NEEDS AND PUBLIC LEGAL UNDERSTANDING - Rebeeca Sandafur

CIVIL LEGAL NEEDS AND PUBLIC LEGAL UNDERSTANDING - Rebeeca Sandafur

Daedalus-Access to Justice - American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Daedalus-Access to Justice - American Academy of Arts & Sciences

 

find a sponsoring legal organization

Need to find partner legal organizations to sponsor your solution. Use the resources to find local organizations that provide free legal help and services.

LSC Legal Aid Offices
https://www.lsc.gov/what-legal-aid/find-legal-aid

List of Legal Services Organizations By State via LawHelp.org
https://www.lawhelp.org/find-help

Legal Impact Network
https://www.povertylaw.org/networks/lin

 

project toolbox

Technology Initiative Grants Website: http://www.lsc.gov/grants-grantee-resources/our-grant-programs/tig

Statewide Website Assessment Project: https://www.lsc.gov/grants-grantee-resources/statewide-website-evaluation-project

2019 ITC Presentation Videos: https://vimeo.com/album/5738172

Past TIG/Innovations in Tech Conference Presentations: https://www.lsc.gov/meetings-events/tig-conference/past-tig-conferences-materials

Best Practices Corner Resources: https://www.lsc.gov/grants-grantee-resources/best-practices-corner/technology

Legal Services Nonprofit Technology Network (LSNTAP): www.lsntap.org

Toolkits – Online Intake & Triage, Call Centers, Information Security, Knowledge Management

LawHelp Interactive: www.lawhelpinteractive.org

LawHelp Interactive is an online document assembly service that participants can use to create online forms

Pro Bono Net’s Document Assembly Support Site:

 http://www.probono.net/dasupport

A2J Author: www.a2jauthor.org

Docassemble (an open source document assembly software developed by a legal aid attorney)

Platforms that can help create and host docassemble interviews:

Docassemble Toolkit

HelpSelf Legal/Documate

Plain Language Resources: www.writeclearly.org

Website Templates

LawHelp Statewide Websites Support Site: www.probono.net/statewebsites

Drupal for Legal Aid Websites: https://openadvocate.org/dlaw/

Self Represented Litigation Network: https://www.srln.org/