A comprehensive legal services agency whose mission is to protect and advance the rights of immigrant, low-income, and Latino communities. Promotes safe, stable, and healthy housing by helping people fight unlawful evictions, rent increases, and bad conditions. Six clinics per month – please call for an appointment!
According to its website, the mission of the Department of Fair Employment and Housing is to protect Californians from employment, housing, public accommodation discrimination, and hate violence. DEFH receives and investigates complaints related to housing discrimination.
CARA is a statewide, progressive, grassroots senior advocacy organization representing over 800,000 members from affiliated organizations (union retiree groups, senior centers, senior resident associations, senior serving agencies, community groups). We work on issues to improve the quality of life for seniors such as advocating for the preservation and production of affordable housing, universal health care, long term care, protecting pensions and retirement security, access to prescription drugs, etc. We are the state affiliate of the national Alliance for Retired Americans.