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Assisting more than 2,000 domestic violence survivors in the Tampa Bay area.
Mother with her son in a courtroom.

Success Stories

Roughly 35% of siblings taken into foster care in Florida end up separated.

Low-Income Taxpayer Clinics secured over $6.7 million in refunds for low-income taxpayers nationwide in 2022.

Military Sexual Trauma (MST) has affected an estimated 1 in 3 women and 1 in 100 men within the VA healthcare system.

Of the 53,500 children adopted from foster care in 2021, roughly one-third were by relatives.


Thanks to the support of our donors, volunteers, and community partners, we were able to assist thousands of clients with civil legal needs last year.

View the full report and listings of our 2022 supporters »

2022 Impact Report

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If you live or have a case in Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas or Sarasota counties, we may be able to help.

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