In 2017, the Legal Clinic for the Disabled marked its 30th Anniversary―an occasion celebrated with a sense of accomplishment and pride. We have come a long way since our humble origin when one attorney served one client at Magee Rehabilitation Hospital. Over the past 30 years, with the support of Magee, LCD has grown and […]
LCD and our partners are excited to release the Philly Eviction Prevention Project Tenant Resource Guide! The PEPP Tenant Resource Guide contains information on housing resources, including where to go for emergency shelter, legal assistance, and rental assistance, how to prepare for an eviction hearing, and how to address housing discrimination. You can access the […]
A dedicated staff, strong community partnerships, and a nearly 30 year commitment to advocacy continue to make a difference in the lives of Philadelphians with disabilities. Each year, LCD serves thousands across Philadelphia and the surrounding counties. It is our mission and what we devote ourselves to daily.
The clients we serve experience physical limitations; many […]
Inclusion. Independence. Justice. These are the values that LCD strives to bring to our clients and our community every day. It is at the heart of our advocacy. Our 2015 Annual Report brings together stories and insights from across our organization to give you a deeper understanding of the work that we do and the people […]
The 2014 Annual Report brings together stories and insights from across our organization to give you a deeper understanding of the work that we do and the way that we operate.
Being a staff attorney at LCD is about being more than ‘just’ an attorney. It’s about identifying the legal issues that are impeding the health […]