Cathy Haukedahl

Cathy Haukedahl

Executive Director,
Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid

Who We Serve

Legal Aid makes a difference in the community because we change lives — helping people find their path out of poverty, helping people get the access to justice that we all want, and ensuring people have an opportunity to live independently and have an opportunity to contribute to making our society of better place to live.

At Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid, we specialize in providing professional legal help to Minnesotans who traditionally lack access to the American justice system and cannot afford the services of a private attorney.

These groups generally include: people with low incomes, seniors and people with disabilities. We also provide access to self-help resources through LawHelpMN.org.

Legal Aid News

Oakdale settlement spotlights communication gap between cops, deaf

May 19, 2016

A recent settlement of a discrimination complaint against local police highlights ...continue reading

Minneapolis proposal would force landlords to accept Section 8 housing vouchers.

May 16, 2016

From the Star Tribune: "A proposal by two City Council members would make Minneapolis the first ...continue reading

Disability Law Center Attorney Quoted in Star Tribune Article

May 13, 2016

Disability Law Center Attorney Anne Henry is quoted in an article about new federal labor rules ...continue reading

Do you have a Minneapolis Housing Choice (or “Section 8”) Voucher?

April 13, 2016

Do you have a Minneapolis Housing Choice (or “Section 8”) Voucher? If so, the ...continue reading

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