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Resource: 12 Tips on Working with an Interpreter (Language Lines Services 2005)

This short tip sheet from Language Line Services  can help staff understand how to best engage an interpreter. Trial Court Self-Help LEP and Access 12 Tips On Working Effectively With An Interpreter (2005).pdf Language Line Services Inc. 2005 ...

Report: Using the Internet to Facilitate Enrollment in Benefits Programs: Eligibility Screeners and Online Applications (Center for Budget and Policy Priorities 2005)

The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities’ Project on Program Simplification and Coordination conducts research and analysis on how benefit program rules can be simplified and better integrated across programs. The project also provides technical assista ...

Webinar: Best Practices for Family Law Self-Help Programs (SRLN 2005)

Webinar: Best Practices for Family Law Self-Help Programs (SRLN 2005)

Pamela Ortiz, the Executive Director of the Department of Family Administration at the Maryland Administrative Office of the Courts presented on best practices for self-help centers. She discussed the range of issues covered in their family self-help cent ...

Webinar: Court & Legal Aid Technology Collaborations for Pro Se Litigants (SRLN 2005)

Webinar: Court & Legal Aid Technology Collaborations for Pro Se Litigants (SRLN 2005)

This SRLN webinar discusses the technology collaborations between the courts and legal services for pro se litigants. It was presented by Glenn Rawdon, Senior Program Counsel for Technology at the Legal Services Corporation (LSC), on September 21, 2005. S ...

Webinar: Community Partnerships and Collaborations (SRLN 2005)

Webinar: Community Partnerships and Collaborations (SRLN 2005)

This SRLN Webinar on building community partnerships and collaborations was presented by Tina Rasnow, Senior Attorney and Coordinator of the Ventura County Self-Help Legal Access Center. The webinar presentation and supplemental materials can be downloade ...

Webinar: Evaluating Programs to Assist Self Represented Litigants (SRLN 2005)

Webinar: Evaluating Programs to Assist Self Represented Litigants (SRLN 2005)

This SRLN Webinar from June 21, 2005, presents findings from evaluations of self-help programs for self-represented litigants. The webinar was presented by John Greacen, Greacen Associates and Deana Piazza, Center for Families and Children and the Courts. ...

Report: Impact of Order Preparation: Alameda County (California 2005)

In 2005, the Alameda Court created the  Day-Of-Court Assistance Project.  Using volunteers from the local bar and local law schools, and working in conjunction with the Family Law Facilitator’s office, the goal of the project was to have each and every pr ...

Article: Plain Language Overview (Transcend 2005)

This article talks about what constitutes the Plain Language training program, the benefits of using Plain Language, and which organizations use the Plain Language by Transcend. Plain Language United States Plain Language Overview (2005).pdf Transcend 200 ...

Best Practices: Best Practices for Programs to Assist Self-Represented Litigants in Family Law Matters (Maryland 2005)

From the introduction: Maryland courts recognize the increasing participation of selfrepresented litigants, particularly in family law matters. Although some litigants decline the opportunity to retain qualified counsel, the overwhelming majority of self- ...

Article: Lower-Literacy Users: Writing for a Broad Consumer Audience (Nielsen 2005)

This article is about the research on lower-literacy usability of documents or texts on websites. It tackles the characteristics of lower-literarcy users, ways to improve usability for lower-literarcy users, its population, and the difference in usability ...