Heath Soave is a Paralegal (Income Security). Heath (they/them) has worked on the Social Assistance Team at NLS since 2020. Previously they worked on the same team at Scarborough Community Legal Services, where they worked a split of case work and community development. They currently co-chair and coordinate the training for the Social Assistance Action Committee (SAAC) – the LAO social assistance study group. Heath previously worked for decades in the field of social services and holds a BSW and MSW. They've also lived in the downtown eastside for decades and are excited to be working back in the neighbourhood.