We believe it's important to honor and serve our veterans, and with legal issues making up many obstacles that face veterans today, we want West Virginia veterans to know we are here to help.
Samantha's husband, Ryan, was violent and volatile. When she came to Legal Aid, it wasn't an easy path. In the end, a form of justice prevailed, but some actions can't be fixed.
October is Residents' Rights Month, and Amazon and Kroger have two simple programs to help support West Virginians in long-term and elder care.
Michele Good is our Elkins office's legal assistant, and she goes above and beyond every day. She is an experienced attorney, and a former Circuit Court Judge, and Magistrate, so not only is she a friendly face for clients but an invaluable mentor and cheerleader for staff.
Faith's ex took their daughter and moved, all the while sending messages he was teaching her to forget about Faith. Every time they found an address, he would move and slip through their fingers again, until one day, his carelessness caught up with him.
Julia and her two young children endured mold, a collapsing roof, and then finally a long winter waiting for their landlord to install a heating system. Constantly buying propane for space heaters was causing this single mom to run low on money, and unfulfilled promises from the landlord were draining her patience. She turned to Legal Aid for help
Cathy Jo Estep is one of those people that helps hold our office together, but she also helps clients bring together the pieces of their lives, moving toward stability.
Just last month, LAWV's Access to Services Manager Kate White was asked to speak at the National Legal Services Corporation board meeting on an innovative service delivery program started in Charleston's West Side neighborhood.
Meet Legal Aid's international man of mystery, Sam Kasley, an attorney in our Lewisburg office.
The WV DHHR has extended its deadline to apply for clothing vouchers to August 10, 2018.