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NHLA protects mobility, independence for long-term care facility resident

Posted Nov 30, 2017

New Hampshire Legal Assistance settlement protects the mobility and independence of residents at Manchester nursing home New Hampshire Legal Assistance recently entered into a Conciliation Agreement with Hanover Hill Healthcare Center Services on behalf of a wheelchair-bound resident who claimed hi ...read more

New job opening at NHLA

Posted Nov 21, 2017

NHLA is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as Elder Advocacy Coordinator on behalf of the NH Alliance for Healthy Aging (AHA). Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree preferred or 2-4 years relevant experience.

  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
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    Fair Housing Conference announced

    Posted Oct 16, 2017

    CONCORD - New Hampshire Legal Assistance and New Hampshire Housing, supported by funding from the US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development, is hosting a free conference about Fair Housing.
    The conference will include an overview of Fair Housing principles and a discussion of recent Fair Housi ...read more

    Federal court strikes down Manchester anti-panhandling ordinance

    Posted Sep 08, 2017

    SEPTEMBER 8, 2017:
    In a 65-page decision, the New Hampshire District Court struck down the City of Manchester’s anti-panhandling ordinance and police practices because they violated the First Amendment.   This lawsuit was brought on behalf of Theresa M. Petrello, an Army and Navy ...read more