Marissa L. Band

  • Hosted by Community Legal Aid Society, Inc.
  • Sponsored by Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • Service location Wilmington, Delaware
  • Issue area Medical-Legal Partnership
  • Fellowship class year 2008
  • Program AmeriCorps Fellows Program, Design Your Own Fellowship

The Project

Marissa worked in tandem with healthcare professionals at Westside Family Healthcare in order to assist low-income children and families whose legal problems adversely impact their health. Marissa’s work included outreach to patients and their medical providers, intake, advice and counseling, and direct representation. In addition to the provision of legal services, Marissa focused on providing education to Westside medical providers and patients to assist in the identification of legal issues that impact patient health.


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