West Volusia MLP

Medical-Legal Partnership of West Volusia County

The Medical-Legal Partnership of West Volusia County (WVMLP) provides free legal aid to low-income residents in an effort to increase their access to affordable and sustainable health care.

CLSMF has a staff attorney dedicated to the Medical-Legal Partnership of West Volusia. As a member of the Community Health and Income Project at CLSMF, the staff attorney provides legal aid to residents of West Volusia who have received a denial or termination of a health-related benefit such as: Medicaid; Medicare; Social Security Disability (SSD); Supplemental Security Income (SSI); Affordable Care Act (ACA), or veteran’s benefits. Our Medical-Legal Partnership staff hold accreditation through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and are SOAR Certified by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration. 

Who do we serve?

This MLP serves residents of West Volusia County who have both:

  • A valid WVHA Health Card (frequently referred to as a “blue card”) 
  • A denial or termination of a health-related benefits such as:
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Supplemental Security Insurance (SSI)
    • Social Security Disability (SSD)
    • Affordable Care Act (ACA)
    • Veterans Benefits  
How do you make an appointment?
  • Call the CLSMF Medical-Legal Partnership team at (386) 222-0280 to schedule an appointment.
Walk-in office hours:
  • Walk-in office hours for 2018 are still being finalized.  Please check back later for further updates.
How do you apply for a WVHA Health Card?

For more information, visit:  

The House Next Door  https://www.thehnd.com/wvha-health-card 

Who are our community partners?
How would legal aid increase my overall health?

Read about how a Medical-Legal Partnership attorney helped Maxine Riche obtain Social Security Disability and Medicaid:  http://medical-legalpartnership.org/maxine