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Volunteer as a Pro Bono Lawyer/ Legal Aid for Affordable Housing Residents (SGV/Avocado Heights, CA)

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LINC Housing

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Linc Housing is seeking skilled and experienced attorneys to provide free, high quality legal representation for our affordable housing residents.

Who Are We?

Since 1984, Linc Housing has built a strong track record of creating communities for thousands of families and seniors throughout California. We're committed to building and preserving housing that is affordable, environmentally sustainable, and a catalyst for community improvement. Linc works hard to address the homelessness crisis by building supportive housing and addressing the affordable housing needs of our state's diverse population. Through our resident services, we are also providing life-enhancing programs that improve the quality of life for those who live in our communities. The populations we serve include:

  • Elderly
  • Low Income
  • Working Poor
  • Unemployed
  • Formerly Homeless
  • Special Needs
  • Disabled
  • Veterans
  • Individuals with HIV/AIDS

For more information on Linc Housing, please visit www.linchousing.org/about

Volunteer Responsibilities May Include:

  • Assisting residents with unemployment applications and appeals
  • Ensuring rental rights and protections.
  • Supporting programs that advance the social and economic well-being of underserved individuals.
  • Organizing legal clinics, fairs, and information sessions.
  • Providing legal services and support to residents, non-profit community organizers, and constituents
  • Facilitating and supporting critical legal intervention.
  • Providing legal representation to veterans, service members and their families.
  • Preventing and mitigating evictions.
  • Protecting human rights and promoting equitable economic development.

For more Information or to get involved, Please Contact:

Asia Bogan (She/Her/Hers)
Volunteer Program Coordinator
abogan@linchousing.org
562-684-1148

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About LINC Housing

Location:

3590 Elm Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807, US

Mission Statement

Linc provides affordable housing for people underserved by the marketplace. Our communities are known for excellent design, outstanding management and life-enhancing services.

Description

Linc Housing builds, owns, and operates affordable housing for low-income families and seniors throughout California. Our resident services department provides life-enhancing services to residents. Our staff members teach and collaborate with nearby agencies to facilitate classes and activities that cover health, exercise, financial literacy, after-school care, ESL, computer skills, crafts, volunteer opportunities, social events, and field trips to experience science, nature, and the arts.

Check us out!

Facebook - www.facebook.com/LINCCaresCA

Instagram - @LINC_Cares

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Justice & Legal

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Equa ApartmentsAvocado Heights, CA 91746

(34.0541,-117.98933)
 

SKILLS

  • Legal (General)
  • Employment Law
  • Family Law
  • Advocacy
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Mediation

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training

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