Elder woman consulting lawyer

Elder Law Assistance Program

Our program provides compassionate, expert legal assistance and advice to seniors 55 and over, vulnerable individuals with disabilities, individuals with terminal illness, and their caregivers.

Our staff attorney or one of our pro bono volunteer attorneys can meet with you privately for free to discuss your legal matter and determine if our program can help you.

We offer advice and assistance in the areas of Medicare and Medicaid eligibility, wills, living wills, powers of attorney, health care proxies, guardianship, elder abuse, housing matters, and consumer fraud.

What can The Legal Project’s Elder Law Assistance Program offer to you?

  • Free, confidential, one-on-one consultation with an elder law attorney to help you understand how the law applies to your situation and help you make an informed plan
  • Help with negotiating on your behalf to get the support and services that you need to overcome your legal situation and to ensure your privacy is protected
  • Free estate planning services for qualified individuals
  • Interpretation services for many languages
  • In person or online community education presentations on legal issues affecting the our senior community