The Watsonville Law Center (WLC) provides free legal services to low-income individuals. WLC focuses on addressing issues related to worker rights, consumer protection and barriers to employment. WLC delivers services through advice clinics, one on one consultations, and direct representation. Through its five projects, the Agricultural Workers’ Access to Health (AWAHP), Barriers to Employment, Economic Justice, Language Access to the Court, and the Consumer Protection Projects WLC has assisted thousands of community members.
Success Stories- Agricultural Workers Access to Health Project featured in new video
The Agricultural Workers Access to Health Project is an innovative, collaborative model ensuring access to health care through workers' compensation and Community Health Centers for low-wage workers injured on the job. AWAHP has brought together public agencies, employers, and community health leaders to improve protections for injured workers and save money for taxpayers.