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

01/01/2018 - Disability Law Center
Two charts: 2018 SSI payment levels in Massachusetts 2018 SSI and SSDI threshold amounts
01/01/2018 - SSA
04/13/2018 - Office of the Attorney General
The Office of the Attorney General of Massachusetts issues this advisory to remind landlords and other housing providers that all... Read more
04/12/2018 - MLRI
On April 11, 2018, the House Committee on Ways and Means released its budget proposal for fiscal year 2019 (FY 19), House 4400.  MLRI... Read more
04/06/2018 - DTA
The MBTA Youth Pass Program provides affordable access to public transportation for low-income youth and young adults.  One criteria of... Read more

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