Helpful Links

Administration on Aging

Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law

CareGuide, providing personalized, geographically relevant information about child and elder care. Includes information on selecting child care and the Nursing Home Resident’s Bill of Rights

Children’s Legal Protection Center

CLASP – Center for Law and Social Policy

Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) GPO Access

Cold Weather Rule, Minnesota Public Utility Commission

Consumer Connection Web Site, Minnesota Attorney General’s Office

Dictionary of the Law, Oran’s, from the West Legal Directory

Equal Justice Network , The Website of the Project for the Future of Equal Justice

Families USA Foundation, The Voice for Health Care Consumers.

This is a “first stop” site for information on Health Care advocacy.
Farmers’ Legal Action Group (FLAG)

Federal Register GPO Access

FindLaw: Internet Legal Resources

Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) All the news that is fit to print about Food Stamps and other food assistance programs.

Handsnet, a national network of social service agencies

Health Care Financing Administration , (HCFA)

Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

HUD Handbooks

Landlords and Tenants: Rights and Responsibilities (A Minnesota Attorney General Site)

LINC Project Directory of Low Income Organizations Working on Welfare Issues

Manufactured Home Park Handbook, (A Minnesota Attorney General Site)

The Medicaid Clearinghouse, Consumer Information from Families USA (a National Health Care Consumer Group)

Medicare Information, (US Govt site) Medicare Publications and Medicare Compare which allows users to compare managed care programs in their geographic area.

Minnesota Department of Commerce, Insurance information, Residential Building Contractors & more

Minnesota Department of Human Services

Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

Minnesota State Bar Association

Minnesota State Law Library

Minnesota State Statutes and Session Laws

National Center for Youth Law

National Consumer Law Center

National Economic Development and Law Center

National Health Law Program

National Immigration Law Center

National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty

National Senior Citizens Law Center, They have links to lots of sites relevant to seniors.

National Veterans Legal Services Program.

Pine Tree Legal Aid (Maine), Links to Other Legal Services.

Pro Bono Net

Seniors Legal Rights, A Minnesota Attorney General Site

Pick up or read a copy of the Seniors’ Legal Rights booklet and
the Senior Guide to Fighting Fraud

Social Security Rulings

Minnesota Public Utility Commission

Thomas: Access to Congressional Legislative Information

United States Code, Federal Law to search or browse (via Cornell Law School)

United States Code, via US House of Representatives