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Andrew Cohen, an attorney for Health Law Advocates, helps a new immigrant family whose daughter has trouble hearing from one ear. Originally from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the family won the immigration lottery and moved to the US two years ago. HLA is a public interest law firm in Massachusetts. For more information on the organization, please see HLA.



Lisa's health insurance problems began after she left her husband. Then then she got sick. She struggled to find health insurance that would cover both her and her autistic son. Health Law Advocates helped her untangle the paperwork, made phone calls on her behalf, and ultimately helped her son see a doctor who specialized in autism. That marked the first time he had been able to see an autism specialist.  



Michael Dukakis discusses his involvement in HLA, and three clients discuss how HLA has helped them over the years. (Stories include a little girl born without tooth enamel, a seriously disabled man with mitochondrial disorder, and a boy who developed a deformity on his chest.)