Our Principal Priorities Include

Inspiring Equal Justice

  • No, no, we are not satisfied, and we will not be satisfied until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have

    James Arthur Baldwin

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Our Mission

Rhode Island Legal Services provides high quality legal assistance and representation to low-income individuals and eligible client groups for the purpose of improving their economic condition and overall wellbeing by protecting and enforcing legal rights, stabilizing the family unit and communities where clients live, promoting self reliance, ending domestic violence, preventing homelessness, affording dignity to all people, and reaching out to groups with added burdens on their ability to access the civil justice system.