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Our Mission

MidPenn Legal Services is a non-profit, public interest law firm that provides high quality free civil legal services to low-income residents and survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in 18 counties in Central Pennsylvania.
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Our Impact In Fiscal Year 2018-2019

  • People Helped

    19,349

  • Cases Handled

    10,268

  • Economic Benefit $

    3,749,113

  • Advocate Hours

    106,058

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News & Notes

Philadelphia Inquirer - The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission, split along party lines, voted Thursday to dramatically expand low-income utility assistance programs, making them more forgiving and more affordable for hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvanians.

The PUC’s action could significantly lower energy costs for the poorest families — a household with a $10,000 annual income could see a $1,000 decrease in electric and gas bills.

Centre Daily Times - MidPenn Legal Services, a nonprofit, public interest law firm, was founded in 1969 to provide free civil legal aid to individuals and families who lack the financial resources to pay for such services.

Berks County, PA - Six programs to support treatment court initiatives and help crime victims will receive a total more than $800,000 from Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency. $379,005 to MidPenn Legal Services, a nonprofit, public interest law firm, for its Legal Intervention for Victims and Empowerment (LIVE) Extended program.