Medical Legal Partnership

MILS is a subgrantee of a 3 year AmeriCorps grant for medical-legal partnership. Alaska Pacific University has received a multi-state grant from AmeriCorps to host one-year AmeriCorps members to facilitate the medical-legal partnership (MLP) program serving American Indians and Alaskan Natives throughout the US. 21 members will be recruited throughout the US. MILS's AmeriCorps attorney will serve tribal clinic patients in Northern Michigan. The MILS-hosted AmeriCorps Attorney will be partnering with the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa and the Little River Band of Ottawa's health clinics.