Legal Topics

A child’s overall health and wellbeing can be improved not just by good medical care, but by good legal care as well.  A number of negative conditions, such as poor housing, denials of public benefits, inadequate education, and violent or unstable homes, can put children at risk of worsening health conditions.  Many of these negative conditions can be solved by legal action.  Medical providers can learn more about the basic rights of children and when to refer their patients to the legal team by reviewing slide presentations on the following topics: