Gloria’s Story

Gloria is a remarkable woman At age 77, Gloria has lived in the same house in Bayview for over 40 years. Despite being severely sight impaired, she remains an active member of the community by volunteering her time to read to kids in schools, taking modern dancing...

Legal Services for Children in Bayview

If your child is facing one of these issues, you and your child can come to our office at 4622 3rd St to fill out an intake and schedule an appointment with Nicole Bates, LSC Equal Justice Works Fellow

Meet Eva, Our New Client Advocate

Eva Van Horn joins our team with compassion and training for people facing trauma

Eva is a Bayview resident with extensive experience working with people at a variety of human services nonprofits, including Hamilton Family Center, Tenderloin Housing Clinic, Urban Services YMCA, St. Mary’s Medical Center, and Alternative Family Services.

Meet Anna, Our New Family Law Attorney

Anna Rudman Santos joins our team with a true passion for social justice for those most in need. Anna has a diverse background in advocacy for low-income families and vulnerable groups, serving as a children’s Guardian ad Litem, promoting legislation that increases low-income families’ access to clean diapers, and doing policy research on animal welfare and the the inefficacy of citywide dog breed-specific bans.

We Won the Google Impact Challenge!

In late September, 2015 nominated us as one of ten high-impact, innovative non-profits in the Bay Area and invited us to compete in an IMPACT CHALLENGE. They promised to make a gift of $500,000 to us if we could get enough votes to place in the top four.
Thank to the extremely hard work of our staff, volunteers, partners, and supporters – over a grueling three week period we obtained tens of thousands of votes and placed second in the competition!