Access the Child Tax Credit

If you filed your 2020 taxes, you should automatically receive a $250-$300 per child payment through the expanded Child Tax Credit. If you did not file your 2020 taxes, you can use the IRS non-filer tool to access these payments….

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NC Medicaid Moved to Managed Care

As of July 1, 2021, 1.6 million Medicaid beneficiaries were moved into the managed care system. Medicaid is now managed by private insurance companies instead of being a state-run and managed program to care for millions of low income North…

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Saving $870 a Month Thru the ACA

Help is available to people who need health insurance. Fran & Russell Shuler spoke with WLOS ABC 13 about saving nearly $870 per month in health insurance since enrolling in the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Enrollment for the ACA is…

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Looming Eviction Crisis

The eviction moratorium is scheduled to end June 30th, 2021 and Pisgah Legal housing attorneys are gearing up for an onslaught of evictions. The HOPE Program has reopened applications for rental and utility assistance just in time to help renters…

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2020 Annual Report

Looking back, 2020 seems like a blur of moving from crisis to crisis, transitioning to work remotely almost overnight and adapting to the new world as it unfolded: lockdown, court closings, mask wearing, eviction moratoriums and helping hundreds of people…

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