September 5-11th, 2021 is National Suicide Prevention Week

Suicide in the United States is at an alarming rate, so high that it is one of the leading causes of death in our country. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says “many factors can increase the risk for suicide or protect against it. Suicide is connected to other forms of injury and … Continue reading September 5-11th, 2021 is National Suicide Prevention Week

ANNOUNCEMENT – Join Lone Star Legal Aid to Enroll your Children for Medicaid and CHIP Benefits at These Outreach Events in August

This Sunday, August 8, 2021, Lone Star Legal Aid is joining Sisters of Charity Church for an outreach event starting at 10 AM at the Brookdale Villages Apartments.   We will be there to help enroll your children for Medicaid and CHIP benefits as well as answer any of your questions. If you are looking to enroll your children … Continue reading ANNOUNCEMENT – Join Lone Star Legal Aid to Enroll your Children for Medicaid and CHIP Benefits at These Outreach Events in August

July 30th is World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

Overview  Each year at the end of July, we recognize World Day Against Trafficking in Persons. Trafficking is a serious crime and violation of human rights. Thousands of men, women and children fall into the hands of trafficking in their own countries and abroad. You can be a part of World Day Against Trafficking by jumpstarting the conversation to put an end to … Continue reading July 30th is World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services are Lowering the Cost of Health Insurance – Special Enrollment Period – July 1 through August 15, 2021

The American Rescue Plan (ARP) will lower health insurance for Texans struggling to make ends meet during the ongoing pandemic. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMD) encourages consumers who have received unemployment in 2021 to update their application or enrollment during the Special Enrollment Period that runs from July 1 and August 15, 2021. People who were approved to receive unemployment for any week in 2021 may … Continue reading Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services are Lowering the Cost of Health Insurance – Special Enrollment Period – July 1 through August 15, 2021

Lone Star Legal Aid Lauches PRIDE without Prejudice, a Virtual Outreach Series for the LGBTQIA+ Community and Allies

On July 22, 2021, we will launch PRIDE without Prejudice, a virtual outreach series aimed at providing legal information and resources to the LGBTQIA+ community and allies. We recognize the importance of creating an online space where gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals can get information about their rights in the legal landscape. “Don’t … Continue reading Lone Star Legal Aid Lauches PRIDE without Prejudice, a Virtual Outreach Series for the LGBTQIA+ Community and Allies