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Connecticut Legal Services in the news

March 16, 2021

Connecticut Legal Services joins with Greater Hartford Legal Aid, New Haven Legal Assistance, and Statewide Legal Services, in partnership with Connecticut’s Department of Housing, under Unite CT., a new state program to provide rental and utility assistance to qualified Connecticut households financially impacted by COVID-19.

March 15, 2021

Connecticut Legal Services, with the Center for Children’s Advocacy, filed a systemic complaint on March 11, 2021 with the State Department of Education on behalf of students with disabilities in Bridgeport Public Schools after Bridgeport failed  to provide appropriate education services to those students.

March 9, 2021

CLS leads the effort in filing a Complaint with the U.S. Office for Civil Rights on behalf of our low-income clients, people who are Black, Latinx, Indigenous, Asian, and all other nonwhite racial identities in CT.


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