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  1. The Asthma Crisis in Low-Income Communities of Color: Using the Law as a Tool for Promoting Public Health, Alina Das, 31 N.Y.U. Rev. L. & Soc. Change 273 (2007)

    This article demonstrates the vital role that legal advocacy can play in improving the public health of low-income and minority communities. Using the example of asthma, which disproportionately affects low-income communities, African Americans, and Latin ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2/14/2020 3:24pm

  2. From Principle to Practice: Moving from Human Rights to Legal Rights to Ensure Child Health, Barry Zuckerman et al., 92 Archives of Disease in Childhood 100 (2007)

    This article supports the argument that legal services to enforce existing human rights protections are vital to improving child health and well-being and examines collaborations between medical clinics and legal advocates in the United States as a model ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 11/8/2020 3:33pm

  3. Public Health Legal Services: A New Vision, David I. Schulman, Ellen Lawton, Paul R. Tremblay, Randye Retkin, and Megan Sandel, Boston College Law School Faculty Papers (2008)

    The authors of this paper propose a concept they call "Public Health Legal Services," which "encompasses those legal services provided by private sector attorneys to low-income persons the outcomes of which when evaluated in the aggregate u ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/18/2017 11:23am

  4. Access to Health Care Services for Low-Income New Yorkers, Training/Report, The Legal Aid Society (2008)

    This document focuses on access to health insurance and health care services for low-income New Yorkers. It includes a discussion of government-sponsored health insurance programs, options for obtaining health care services for individuals who are uninsur ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/18/2017 11:27am

  5. List of Free Legal Services Sites, Pinetree Legal Services (2017)

    Prepared and maintained by Pinetree Legal Services in Maine, this is a list of organizations that offer free legal assistance to eligible clients or statewide support to legal services programs. Most of the organizations are grantees of the Legal Services ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/18/2017 11:28am