Madison, Wisconsin-March 13, 2019 – Where Is Care a Madison based nonprofit venture, along with Community Justice, Inc. announced today that they will be working in partnership to expand and improve access to affordable, community-based, legal services in Dane County. Community Justice Inc. joins an extensive and diverse network of community partners that has been formed around Where Is Care for the past four years.
Where Is Care, with support from their network of partners has developed and launched an online community of affordable community resources with the goal of increasing access to health and social services for low-income individuals and families.
Kevin Dwyer, Where Is Care CEO, said, “We very excited to be working with Community Justice Inc. Having the support of Jennifer and her team will be a great asset to our project. It’s always been our goal to the community dictate what services contribute to the health and wellbeing of our neighbors. This new relationship will help us grow in a new direction and better meet the complex needs of Dane County residents facing poverty and systemic barriers.”
Community Justice, Inc. is a non-profit law firm that provides people with access to justice by offering affordable legal services from qualified and dedicated attorneys. CJI works with low-income families and individuals to secure fair representation in court, protecting the legal rights of those who would otherwise face the system alone.
Jennifer Binkley, Community Justice Inc., Managing Attorney/ Development Director, also commented about the newly formed partnership. "Community Justice is excited about partnering with Where is Care to help our clients find needed resources in our community. We hope to provide the link to our clients and use the program in our office to help our intake workers find the best possible referrals. We hope other organizations in our area join Where is Care soon to make it the best "one stop shop" for resources for those in need!"
Where Is Care also has the potential to benefit organizations offering legal and other services. By making use of this free platform these organizations stand to benefit from improved operational efficiency, communication and public awareness.
Where Is Care is available online, or for Apple and Android mobile devices. Search for services in your are or register your organization today at www.WhereIsCare.org