The Online Resource for Massachusetts Poverty Law Advocates

Trainings for Community Advocates

The following is a list of upcoming trainings that may be of interest to legal advocates in Massachusetts who handle poverty law issues, or to social services advocates who help low-income clients seeking legal help and information. Click on the title of the training for more information, including location.
Training Description Date/Time
Combatting Sexual Harassment In Housing

While we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act this year, sexual harassment in housing continues to impact countless individuals.  Sexual harassment can result in significant distress, as well as eviction and homelessness. It often...

04/25/2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Immigrants and Public Benefits Training

This all-day training offers the nuts-and-bolts on how immigration status affects eligibility for benefits for non-citizen immigrants and refugees. The trainers include both immigration lawyers and legal experts in different public benefit programs....

05/03/2018 - 9:30am to 4:00pm
6th Annual Legal Services Conference 2018

MCLE is pleased to bring you its 6th Annual Legal Services Conference 2018, which draws together the Massachusetts legal services community. Legal aid and pro bono advocates throughout the state convene to discuss the impact of legal aid and the various...

05/04/2018 - 9:30am to 4:30pm
New Video Resources Training

If you create print publications to inform your communities about their legal rights and responsibilities, videos can amplify your educational outreach efforts. This guide will help you start making and field-testing videos within a few weeks and with...

05/16/2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
A Whirlwind Tour of User Experience Techniques on a Shoestring Training

The emphasis on “customer” and “user experience” in the corporate world has resulted in a a host of techniques that are directly applicable to legal aid technologies at every stage in a project.  What can you easily do to better understand what will work...

05/30/2018 - 1:00am to 2:30pm
Public Interest Boot Camp 2018

Why You Should Attend
Public interest law students working with low and moderate income communities often lack the experience to address the issues that many clients face when seeking legal services.  The Public Interest Boot Camp...

06/01/2018 - 12:00pm to 3:45pm
Share Law Video Intro & Video Making Tips Training

Come learn about the new features and how to use Sharelaw Video. Sharelawvideo.org If you do video content or are considering it please join us to see how you can benefit from the work of others in the community and share your, raw footage, scripts and...

06/20/2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
50 Tech Tips for Your Tool Belt Training

This perennial favorite will feature 50 practical, actionable tech tips to help with day to day legal tech work. A variety of free, low cost and easy to use productivity, project management, collaboration, communication, privacy and security tips will be...

06/27/2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Free and Low Cost Technology Tools for Legal Aid Training

The fast-paced webinar includes an overview of 25-35 different technology tools and techniques, ranging from productivity to DIY graphic design and more.

Speakers: TBD

You must register to attend: ...

07/11/2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

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