Protecting The Rights of People Living, Working, and Raising Their Families in Poverty
Prevent homelessness and protect renters from uninhabitable living conditions. Protect seniors and veterans. Ensure access to healthcare and education. Support welcoming communities and due process for immigrants. Rebuild neighborhoods and empower residents. Lift up the voices of people often unheard and left behind.
Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc. (ABLE) is a non-profit regional law firm that provides high-quality legal assistance in civil matters to help low-income individuals and groups in Ohio achieve self-reliance, and equal justice and economic opportunity.
Going Virtual During COVID-19
We worked fast to provide legal rights information to people in crisis - virtually.
When COVID-19 left many unemployed, home-schooling, and at risk of losing their housing, ABLE advocates stepped up.Important Message About COVID-19
ABLE attorneys victorious in two class actions on behalf of Ohio immigrants
Recently two groups of Ohio immigrants won their rights to apply for Drivers' Licenses without discrimination.Read More Here