Legal Aid Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc. was established in 1972 as a one-attorney, two county-program supporting Smyth and Bland Counties. Major legal efforts first began with a focus on opening hospital doors to low- income pregnant women in need of obstetrical care. The first director, Joseph S. Tate, focused on helping low-income individuals and families with civil law cases, providing […]

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