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The Justice & Diversity Center

The Justice and Diversity Center (JDC)’s Pro Bono Legal Services Program and the Homeless Advocacy Project (HAP) provide legal and related social services to low-income and homeless San Francisco residents and to nonprofit organizations that serve these communities.

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Pro Bono Legal Services Program

Homeless Advocacy Project

The Homeless Advocacy Project (HAP) assists individuals or families who are homeless or at serious risk of becoming homeless, while prioritizing individuals who have mental health disabilities. HAP is the JDC’s largest individual project, serving over 1500 clients per year through the work of staff attorneys, social workers and advocates, student interns, and volunteer legal and social service professionals. The primary areas of service given at HAP are Eviction Defense, SSI Advocacy, and Social Service assistance.

For more information about this project, visit the HAP website pages.