More Justice, Less Poverty

The Legal Aid Justice Center has been providing legal representation for low-income individuals in Virginia since 1967. Our mission is to seek equal justice for all by solving clients’ legal problems, strengthening the voices of low-income communities, and rooting out the inequities that keep people in poverty. Read more about our mission.

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Economic Justice

We enforce families’ essential legal rights related to their housing, employment, healthcare, public benefits and consumer concerns.


We advocate to ensure that Virginia’s most vulnerable young people receive the services and support they need to lead successful lives.

Immigrant Advocacy

We help low-income immigrants find justice and fair treatment – individually and through systemic reform.

Civil Rights & Racial Justice

We work to reform the criminal justice system’s overreliance on incarceration and to dismantle systems of racial injustice.
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Open Enrollment Now through Dec 15

Open Enrollment for ACA ends on Dec 15, 2018!

It is especially important for consumers who signed up through the ACA last year to update their Marketplace accounts! If they don’t do this update before December 15, they could be automatically renewed into a health insurance plan that doesn’t meet their financial or medical needs. 

If you need help enrolling in health insurance through the Affordable Care Act marketplace and you live within Charlottesville, Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa or Nelson, please call us directly to make an appointment at 434-220-1496. Otherwise, call Enroll Virginia at (800)447-8477 for help.