BREAKING NEWS!

Study shows CVLC's clients experience improved mental health and decreased homelessness!
Read outcomes published in Health Affairs by CVLC, VA and NYLAG researchers and funded by the Bristol Myers-Squibb Foundation here.

Wars Don't End On The Battlefield

The mission of Connecticut Veterans Legal Center is to help veterans recovering from homelessness and mental illness overcome legal barriers to housing, healthcare and income.

Get Involved

CVLC is always looking for passionate volunteers to take cases, help with fundraising, and more! See how your volunteer work can make a difference in the lives of Connecticut's Veterans.

The Ride For Our Vets 2017

The Ride For Our Vets was a huge success! Thank you to everyone who came out to ride, walk, and raise money to support legal services for Connecticut's veterans.

THANK YOU, CVLC SUPPORTERS!

Thank you to our supporters from Point72 Asset Management. Without Point72, the RIDE For Our Vets would not be possible.

Our Mission

The mission of Connecticut Veterans Legal Center is to help veterans recovering from homelessness and mental illness overcome legal barriers to housing, healthcare and income. Listen to Suzanne and Leonard tell their stories.

 

legal help strengthens veterans in recovery.

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“It’s like having the USS Enterprise with a couple of battleships watching my back.

I know that CVLC has got me. I’m very grateful for that.”

Ralph Clyburn

Veteran, CVLC Client

 

Latest News and Events

Breaking News!

By cvlcintern | December 7, 2017

Study shows CVLC’s clients experience improved mental health and decreased homelessness! Outcomes published in Health Affairs by CVLC, VA and NYLAG researchers and funded by the Bristol Myers-Squibb Foundation. Click these links to read press about the study: The Hartford Courant Yale News Greenwich Time Connecticut Health-I-Team

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Thank you, Service Pledge Participants!

By cvlcintern | November 27, 2017

    Last month, over 30 attorneys attended CVLC’s VA Benefits training. Because of the training’s success, CVLC will place 10-15 VA Disability Compensation cases with new volunteers who attended the training. CVLC’s work would not be possible without the community of volunteers who come together to help veterans in need. Thank you to Shipman…

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CVLC Congratulates UnitedHealth Group!

By cvlcintern | October 16, 2017

CVLC’s Review-A-Rama partner, UnitedHeath Group, was honored with the 2017 CPBO Pro Bono Partner award! Thank you so much to UHG for your amazing pro bono work on behalf of CT’s veterans. Click Here to Read the UHG Press Release

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For every $1 you give, CVLC returns $8 to veterans in increased income and reduced debt.