LiveWELL Lancaster Learning Lab: Focus on Legal Support
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About the Event
Join LiveWELL Lancaster County to continue the conversation about social determinants of health by focusing on legal support.
Katie Svoboda-Kindle, Staff Attorney at Community Legal Services of Philadelphia, will share about the Clean Slate Act, a new Pennsylvania law that will automatically seal 30 million criminal cases enabling easier access to employment, housing and schools. Clean Slate will allow hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvanians to move past their old, minor criminal records. https://mycleanslatepa.com/ https://clsphila.org/
Catherine Schultz, Mid-Penn Legal Services’ Managing Attorney for the Lancaster Medical-Legal Partnership, will present on the benefits of the Medical-Legal Partnership. MLPs combine legal advocacy with health care to address the environmental and social factors that impact a patient's health. https://www.midpenn.org/
Stick around for snacks and socializing with other Lancaster area professionals.
The goal of Learning Labs is to explore what Lancaster and similar communities are doing to promote positive change. As a follow up to the Health Summit, our current focus of Learning Labs are social determinants of health.