ADVOCATES FOR BASIC EQUALITY

Toledo , OH

Bilingual Outreach Workers

ADVOCATES FOR BASIC EQUALITY
Toledo, OH Full-time
Posted on February 25, 2019

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Bilingual Outreach Workers (Toledo)

Each year more than 30,000 agricultural workers and family members work in Ohio. They work in many hand-harvest crops, including cucumbers, tomatoes, lettuces, onions, radishes, and peppers. They also work in various packing sheds, grading stations, and food processing plants. Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc. (ABLE), a non-profit law firm, is hiring two Outreach Workers to assist the attorneys and staff in its Toledo office to extend legal services to these workers and their families throughout Ohio.

ABLE is an Equal Opportunity Employer Legal Aid programs, like ABLE and LAWO, serve low-income residents with cases including but not limited to: Housing, including tenants. rights and home ownership; Family law, including domestic violence, divorce, and rights of parents and children; Social Security and public benefits; Consumer law, including bankruptcy and fair debt collection; Elder law, including discrimination, healthcare and wills; Wages and benefits, welfare, and safety of immigrant workers. In addition each program has specialized programs and projects.