In California, nearly 1 in 6 adults has a mental health need, and approximately 1 in 20 suffers from a serious mental health need that makes it difficult to carry out major life activities. For many low-income clients with mental health disabilities, access to free legal assistance is key to obtaining the services and support needed to achieve a stable and healthy life.
Continue reading to learn more about how the attorneys and advocates at Mental Health Advocacy Services, in collaboration with our partner agencies, work to advance and protect the rights of people with mental health disabilities.