Washington Legal Clinic

The Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless assists people experiencing homelessness with individuals’ rights observations and outreach during the DC government’s encampment cleanings. Learn more about the DC government’s encampment cleanings here: https://dmhhs.dc.gov/page/encampments

As a EOP Program Assistant you will:
– Go to the DC government’s encampment clearings across the district to assist folks experiencing homelessness in moving their belongings.
– Help communicate the rights of people experiencing homelessness during encampment clearings.
– Communicate with the staff of the Department of Health and Human Services about the rights of people experiencing homelessness.

The program takes place every Tuesday and Thursday morning from 9AM to 12PM. You must be available the whole period.

Sign up forms are accepted on a rolling basis, with priority consideration given to those received by January 10th, 2020 and a secondary deadline of January 17th, 2020

–Students signing-up by January 10th: Program training will begin during the week of January 21st.
–Students signing-up by January 17th: Program training will begin during the week of January 27th.

Please contact the HOME Program Coordinator, Brianna Ledsome, at homelessness@georgetown.edu if you have any questions regarding this program or sign-up form.

Note: This position is based on interviews post your application.