ACA: No Repeal Without Replace

What would repealing the Affordable Care Act mean for people in Western North Carolina? Pisgah Legal Services and the NC Justice Center hosted a press conference on Jan. 17 to raise awareness and urge the ACA not be repealed without…

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Marian Wright Edelman Talks Child Poverty

Read about Marian Wright Edelman’s appearance in Asheville at PLS’ 6th Annual Poverty Forum in this article in the Citizen-Times. Story by Beth Walton, photo by Jesse Kitt. See photos and a link to a video of the Forum here.

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New Partnerships in Henderson County

Pisgah Legal Services and Blue Ridge Community Health Services will collaborate in a medical legal partnership to attack the root cause of health-harming social conditions affecting low-income people in Henderson County. This partnership is an expansion of the HEALS program….

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WNC Groups Push for Medicaid Expansion

More than 100 people gathered in Asheville to make the case for Medicaid expansion in NC, which would provide health coverage for 500,000 low-income residents. Pisgah Legal Managing Attorney Jaclyn Kiger was among the advocates, shown here center. Read the…

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