Community Legal Aid, Inc. (CLA) provides free civil legal services to low-income and elderly residents of Central Massachusetts. Regardless of how much money you have, CLA "assures fairness for all in the justice system, protecting homes, livelihoods, health, and families."
The Disability Law Center (DLC) is the Protection and Advocacy agency for Massachusetts. DLC is a private, non-profit organization responsible for providing protection and advocacy for the rights of Massachusetts residents with disabilities.
The Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination is the state's chief civil rights agency. The Commission works to eliminate discrimination on a variety of bases and areas, and strives to advance the civil rights of the people of the Commonwealth through law enforcement, outreach and training.
The Attorney General is the chief lawyer and law enforcement officer of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In addition, their office is an advocate and resource for the Commonwealth and its residents in many areas, including protecting consumers, combating fraud and corruption, protecting civil rights, and promoting meaningful economic recovery.