CLASI’s Disabilities Law Program to Monitor Accessibility of Voting Sites on Primary Day

The Disabilities Law Program (“DLP”) of the Community Legal Aid Society, Inc. (“CLASI”) will be monitoring selected polling places statewide for accessibility for people with disabilities during Delaware’s Primary Election Day on Tuesday, September 13, 2022. “We know that one in four adults in Delaware is a person with a disability, and it’s critical to…

CLASI Disappointed by the Supreme Court Dobbs Decision

CLASI is deeply disappointed and troubled by the Supreme Court’s ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, which has overturned nearly 50 years of legal precedent protecting fundamental rights to reproductive freedom and bodily autonomy in this country. We stand with everyone who will be harmed by this decision. We know that it will…

CLASI Launches SNAP Eligibility Calculator

Delawareans can now check their eligibility for SNAP food benefits using a SNAP eligibility calculator on CLASI’s website.  This easy-to-use, mobile-friendly tool shows whether families may be eligible for SNAP benefits, along with the estimated amount of benefits they can expect to receive.  The calculator also screens a family’s eligibility for WIC benefits, which provides…

One Step Closer to Leveling the Playing Field for Renters: Advocates Celebrate House Committee Passage of SB 101

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, March 23, 2022 CONTACT: Morgan Kelly, ACLU of Delaware communications director, mkelly@aclu-de.org WILMINGTON, DE—This afternoon, the House Housing and Community Affairs Committee voted to advance Senate Substitute 1 for Senate Bill 101 (SS1 for SB 101) out of committee and onto the floor for a vote by the full House. SS1 for SB…