Legal Services

  • Public Counsel Law Firm is the nation's largest pro bono firm specializing in providing services to low-income communities. The firm has three goals:
    1. Protecting the legal rights of disadvantaged children
    2. Representing immigrants who have been the victims of torture, persecution, domestic violence, trafficking, and other crimes
    3. Fostering economic justice by providing quality legal representation

  • The IRS provides a webpage with information for students about all the things they should know about taxes.
  • The California Foster Youth Help website provides a comprehensive list of rights for foster youth. The California Youth Connection provides information and advocates for the education rights of foster youth.
  • The Alliance for Children’s Rights and the Youth Law Center co-sponsored AB12 and also provide legal assistance and helpful resources for foster youth and caregivers.