Total Clients Who Received Services in 2018
Annual Cost Savings to Utah’s Court System
Unmet Annual Legal Needs We Are Seeking to Address
Social Return on $1 Investment
Law Firms Who Gave to the 2019 Campaign
“AND JUSTICE FOR ALL” addresses the needs of disadvantaged Utahns by providing civil legal aid in cases that impact basic needs – safety, housing, income, health insurance, family and access to services. Last year, this collaborative effort helped 28,979 Utahns obtain legal assistance in the following areas:
Protecting Children & Families from Abuse - 4,027
Securing the immediate and long-term safety of families by obtaining protective orders and civil stalking injunctions through the courts.
Family Law - 12,022
Stabilizing low-income families in crisis through assistance with domestic cases including divorce, custody, child support and visitation.
Disability Issues - 1,511
Enforcing the laws that protect the rights of people with disabilities in education, abuse and neglect, accessibility, discrimination and access to service cases.
Protecting Vulnerable Adults & Children - 5,897
Representing vulnerable citizens including low-income seniors over 60 years of age with guardianship defense, medical benefits, housing, and consumer matters.
Preserving Income & Health Care - 2,091
Helping vulnerable individuals obtain and maintain primary sources of income and health care like Medicaid, Social Security and SSI.
Promoting Independence - 935
Assisting people with education and employment matters, including access to vocational rehabilitation services.
Meeting Basic Needs - 3,767
Securing and protecting access to housing, food and utility assistance.
Native American Issues - 28
Assisting those with legal matters before the tribal courts. 34 clients served.