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Right to Counsel Housing Representation

A recently-passed Right to Counsel housing ordinance has allowed LAWO to expand our program in assisting Toledoans facing eviction and other housing stability issues.

Special Projects Outreach Office at JFS

LAWO’s Special Projects Outreach Office has returned to the Lucas County Department of Job and Family Services and is welcoming prospective clients.

Work Requirements for Medicaid

The federal government has granted permission for Ohio to create a work requirement for Medicaid.

Legal help for low-income Ohioans just a click away

It recently got easier for low-income Ohioans residing in the thirty-two Legal Aid of Western Ohio serves to get help with their legal issues. LAWO’s Legal Aid Line has an updated online application that will make applying for legal help from anywhere there is an internet connection, using any device, at any time, just a click away. The updated application is mobile friendly. ...

Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. LiveChat Project!

Do you have one hour a month to help ensure that low income persons in your community have access to an attorney? Join Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. LiveChat Project! Low income persons residing in LAWO’s service area seeking answers to legal questions or advice about eviction, housing conditions, return of security deposit, debt collection, car repossession, wage garnishme ...

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LAWO partners with the community to reach survivors in need

LAWO partners with the community to reach survivors in need

Domestic violence survivors achieve stability with LAWO’s help

Domestic violence survivors achieve stability with LAWO’s help  

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Supporting Ohio's Grandfamilies

As communities grapple with strategies to address the challenges of the opioid crisis, the nation’s grandparents are stepping up and stepping in to care for the children of the epidemic.

Tornado Disaster Relief – Avoiding Scams

Natural disasters, like the tornadoes that hit the Greater Dayton area on Memorial Day, present prime opportunities for consumer fraud and scams.

New Protections – Payday Loans

In April important new protections for consumers who take our short-term loans, commonly known as payday loans, went into effect.

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