LEGAL SERVICES FOR CHILDREN & FAMILIES

THE DEPENDENCY/DELINQUENCY PROJECT

—Gang Intervention for Adolescent and Teen Girls
—Juvenile Court School Classes in Self-Esteem Building; Motivation; Constitutional Law; History, Grooming, Parenting, etc.
—Group Home Trainings in cultural sensitivity, foster youth rights, constitutional law

THE PRISON LAW PROJECT

—Legal workshops at RCCC and other facilities
—Coordination of Services with Parents' Advocates of Sacramento and Dependency Associates of Sacramento
—Interns from McGeorge & Lincoln Law Schools
—Coordination with the "McGeorge Academy"
—Educational seminars regarding the plight of women prisoners with children; relative placement & sibling relationship statutes; The Book
—Coordination of Services in Facilities
—Parenting classes at Juvenile Hall; RCCC, etc.
—Transitional Housing Development
—Sibling & Relative Visitation Centres

LEGAL ADVOCACY FOR CHANGE

—Advocacy for Change of various laws
—Suspension or tolling of statutes for parents who are awaiting trial on charges not related to detention of child
—Relative Placement Statutes; work with Senator Ortiz and Congresswoman Matsui
—Legislative Action and judicial influence to fashion orders

Contact Us

EMAIL

Amina@merrittlaw1.net

Phone

(916) 955-9578

Address

1104 Corporate Way,
Suite 213
Sacramento, CA 95831

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Amina Merrit is now Staff Attorney for Housing and Economic Rights Advocates,
PO Box 29435,Oakland CA 94604.

Please Visit www.heraca.org

(510) 271-8443