Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is the nonprofit organization that provides free legal services to low-income Americans. They fund 133 independent nonprofit legal aid organizations across the U.S.
Typically, LSC-funded programs help people who live in households with annual incomes at or below 125% of the federal poverty guidelines.
However, income qualifications and available legal services will vary depending on the location. Find a Legal Aid program in your area.
Your Area Agency on Aging provides community resources for seniors and caregivers. They’ll be able to connect you to local organizations that provide free and low-cost legal help for seniors.
To search online for community legal resources in your area:
Visit the Eldercare Locator
Enter zip code and click “Search”
In the drop down menu, select “Legal Services”
To speak with someone at Eldercare Locator, call 1-800-677-1116.
Free legal answers from the American Bar Association.
This nonprofit organization provides legally based advocacy services to people with disabilities in the United States.
Many companies, especially large corporations, offer free or discounted legal services through their Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
If timely help isn’t available from organizations that offer free legal services or your older adult isn’t eligible, you may want to find low-cost or discounted legal help.
Helping people find solutions to their legal problems LawHelp.org
301 West Preston Street Suite 1007, Baltimore, MD 21201
(410)-767-1100, or 1 (800) 243 3425
Maryland Relay users call 7-1-1