Resources

Expanding VA-housed legal clinics to serve Veterans

By Kimberly Lattimore, Jennifer Trott & Joel Teitelbaum
National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

This issue brief highlights how VA-housed legal clinics can expand their work to serve more Veterans in a targeted manner by adopting best practices from medical-legal partnerships.Read More

Patients NCMLP-Authored Reports & Fact Sheets Veterans

Brief: Assisting Veterans and service members with legal needs during VA transitions

By Jennifer Trott & Kimberly Lattimore
The National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

This document describes the need for legal services among Veterans and concrete ways that a VA Transition Care Management (TCM) Program can connect Veterans to legal assistance.Read More

NCMLP-Authored Reports & Fact Sheets Veterans

Literature review: Making the case for medical-legal partnerships, 2013-2020

By Caitlin Murphy, MPA-PNP
National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership

Thursday, October 1, 2020

This brief summarizes peer-reviewed observational studies from January 2013 – August 2020 that demonstrate evidence of medical-legal partnerships’ impact in five areas.Read More

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Brief: Veterans face mounting legal needs amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

By Jennifer Trott, Kimberly Lattimore & Joel Teitelbaum
The National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership

Monday, July 20, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is exacerbating Veterans’ economic, social, and mental health needs. Legal assistance is needed more than ever to help address increased unemployment and housing challenges. This issue brief describes how the pandemic is affecting Veterans’ social and legal needs, and details how five VA-based medical-legal partnerships are responding.Read More

NCMLP-Authored Reports & Fact Sheets COVID-19 Veterans