A press conference was held Thursday, September 24, 2009 announcing the launch of the Beaumont Children's Hospital Legal Aid for Children program. Watch it here!
Legal Aid for Children (LAC) is an on-site legal assistance program at Beaumont Children's Hospital, designed to improve the health and welfare of low-income children and their families. LAC provides free legal assistance to help address the underlying causes of poor health among children. Legal services are provided by Legal Aid for Children directly through the Legal Aid and Defender Association, Inc.
To receive services, you must complete a referral form with Medical Social Work at Beaumont Hospital.
Please call 248.898.7595 for more information.
We handle a variety of legal issues that affect your child's health. The level of service provided may depend on the type of issue presented. Issues handled include, but are not limited to:
Download the program brochure (available in English and Spanish)
*Please be advised that any and all information provided to LAC staff is confidential and will not be released without a request from you and legal services are free, but some cases may require court filing fees or other case-related costs.*
If you have any questions concerning the handling of your case, please call Legal Aid for Children at 248-551-0692.
Legal Aid for Children is a collaboration between Legal Aid and Defender Association, Inc. and Beaumont Hospital.
The project is made possible through philanthropic donations.