The Online Resource for Massachusetts Poverty Law Advocates

Welcome to, the online poverty law library and collaboration resource for legal services advocates in Massachusetts.

MassLegalServices offers resources and information about legal issues facing lower income Massachusetts residents to legal services advocates and social services professionals. If you are not a lawyer or legal advocate, you will probably find MassLegalHelp more useful.

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Recent Library Content

02/07/2006 - Full Commission
This is an important MCAD CORI reated opinion that is no longer findable on MCAD wesbite although you can get it on Westlaw. In a nutshell... Read more
05/18/2018 - MLRI
What is "public charge"? The “public charge” test has been part of federal immigration law for decades. It is designed to identify people... Read more
05/11/2018 - DTA
Scheduled for May 14, 2018, the SSA data information currently accessed from the FMCS Application Inquiry Menu of the Mainframe will be... Read more
05/11/2018 - DTA
Contracted outreach providers help eligible clients apply for and retain SNAP benefits. The Provider Portal at is... Read more
05/14/2018 - Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Your Money, Your Goals is a set of financial empowerment materials for organizations that help people meet their financial goals by... Read more

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