|To provide individual legal advocacy to children and youth, and through public policy work, training and education, impact litigation, and juvenile defender support services, seeks to improve the systems that serve them. CLC offers services in both Kentucky and Ohio, and collaborates with other organizations within the region and nationally on a variety of topics.
Children, Social Justice & Equality
Children’s Law Center
|Children’s Law Center, Inc. (CLC), established in 1989, is a non-profit legal service center protecting the rights of children and youth to help them overcome barriers and transition into adulthood, better advocate for their needs, and successfully contribute to society. Through our holistic approach to individual representation, CLC identifies factors which place our clients most at risk and which contribute to the legal issues which bring them through our doors. Many of our clients have experienced poverty, childhood maltreatment and/or trauma, lack of stable supports in family/community andinequitable treatment as a result of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation or disability.