Crisis, Legal, & General Help

Legal Assistance

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This program can provide you with legal assistance. There are several areas of law that you can get help with:

  • Consumer Law: Help with bankruptcy, debt collection or tax issues as well as identity theft.
  • Elder Law: Help creating a living will, which can include information about documenting your wishes if you have an illness or injury that prevents you from making health or financial choices. You can also get information on your rights to long term care or assisted living.
  • Family Law: Help with getting a divorce, child support, order of protection or the rights of a grandparent.
  • Housing Law: Help with housing issues such as foreclosure or home ownership issues, eviction, getting repairs as well as landlord-tenant disagreements or other housing issues.
  • Public Benefits Law: Help to get public benefits including Social Security, Medicaid and Medicare, veteran’s benefits and unemployment compensation.

How do I apply?

To find out how to get legal services, contact your local office.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I get help from this program?

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

Green Path

Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

Green Path

Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

See What Key Benefits Programs You May Qualify For

BenefitsCheckUp can help you assess whether you can get help from programs before you apply. Answer questions anonymously to find out if you may be eligible for key benefits programs, including the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Medicare Savings Programs, Medicaid, Medicare Part D Low Income Subsidy (LIS) - Extra Help, among others.