Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. (LAWO) is a non-profit regional law firm that provide high quality legal assistance in civil matters to help eligible low-income individuals and groups in western Ohio achieve self reliance, and equal justice and economic opportunity.
Using public access TV to reach potential clients where they are
Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. Attorney Gary Weston joined DATV Host Jeffrey Swillinger on “You and the Law” show in November to discuss LAWO and Advocates for Basic Legal Equality’s mission, services provided ways individuals can apply for legal help or access other resources.
Weston also discussed suggested approaches to protect and preserve legal rights, personal safety, property assets, income and independence.
Services highlighted include those for seniors over 60-years-old – including the “Plan Ahead & Protect Yourself” Legal Series. The project features five classes and class materials are also available in multimedia formats such as short videos, audio clips, fact sheets and a workbook at https://legalaidline.lawolaw.org/selfhelp/older-adults/