Create the Medical-Legal Partnership for Vets at Seattle's VA Medical Center to promote homeless and women veterans' health through direct services, provider training, and systemic advocacy.
Mariah is the right person for the project because:
• She has lived with a chronic illness her entire life and understands how difficult it can be to access necessary treatments, medications, and services
• She is passionate about veterans’ issues and interned with Northwest Justice Project’s Veterans Project for the majority of her law school tenure
• She strongly believes in medical-legal partnerships as a means to increase the health and stability of patients