Legal Aid provides free legal assistance to individuals and families who have little or no income in the areas of reentry, housing law, public benefits law, consumer law, domestic violence/family law, and immigration law.
PDS' mission is to provide and promote quality legal representation to indigent adults and children facing a loss of liberty in the District of Columbia, thereby protecting society's interest in the fair administration of justice. The Prisoner & Reentry Legal Services Program (PRLS) is part of the Community Defender Division at the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia (PDS).
SOME (So Others Might Eat) is an interfaith, community-based organization that exists to help the poor and homeless of our nation's capital. SOME meets the immediate daily needs of the people they serve with food, clothing, and healthcare.
Disability Rights DC’s Jail and Prison Advocacy Project (JPAP) reentry model is built on inter-agency partnerships and evidence-based practices, engaging DC adults diagnosed with serious mental illness, intellectual disabilities, and co-occurring substance use disorders four to six months prior to their release.