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CARE Law ProgramMore Info
     Services: CARE Law provides legal assistance to seniors with end of life planning, trusts, living wills, powers of attorney, and various other legal questions, in the rural counties of Nevada. CARE Law does NOT assist seniors in Washoe or Clark Counties.
Counties: Rural Nevada (assistance is NOT provided for seniors in Clark & Washoe Counties)
Subject: Family Law, Government Benefits, Misc Law, Senior Law
  
City of Las Vegas Senior Citizens Law ProjectMore Info
     Services: Provides legal advocacy/assistance to person 60 years and older in civil areas of law including simple wills, long-term health care planning issues, consumer disputes and small claims instructions, intervention in elder abuse, landlord/tenant and mobile home problems, homesteads, social security problems and other government benefits problems. Also helps with preparation of documents for handling medical/legal issues in the event that the client is unable to do so.
Counties: Clark County
Subject: Consumer/Business Law, Government Benefits, Property Law, Senior Law
  
Community Legal Services' Senior Law ProjectMore Info
     Services: Assists seniors with elder rights and elder abuse problems, consumer problems involving misleading business practices, housing and real estate problems and guardianships.
Counties: Clark County
Subject: Consumer/Business Law, Property Law, Senior Law
  
Elder Protective ServicesMore Info
     Services: Investigates crimes against seniors.
Counties: Statewide
Subject: Senior Law
  
Lawyer in the Library Program - Washoe County Law LibraryMore Info
     Services: This program only provides a brief consultation (usually 5-10 minutes) with the volunteer lawyer, not extensive legal advice. The volunteer lawyer can also provide you with references to a number of legal services that may be able to offer more detailed assistance.
Counties: Washoe County
Subject: All, Consumer/Business Law, Disability Law, Employment Law, Family Law, Government Benefits, Misc Law, Money Problems, Property Law, Senior Law
  
Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada.More Info
     Services: Provides free assistance for the following issues: bankruptcy, child custody, children's rights, consumer fraud, divorce and other family law problems, disability law, guardianship, housing problems, immigration problems connected to domestic violence, special education issues, paternity, real estate, small claims, social security benefits, HIV/AIDS legal problems, domestic violence. Must meet low-income eligibility requirements.
Counties: Clark County
Subject: All, Consumer/Business Law, Disability Law, Employment Law, Family Law, Government Benefits, Misc Law, Money Problems, Property Law, Senior Law
  
Nevada Attorney General - Bureau of Consumer ProtectionMore Info
     Services: The Consumer Advocate represents customer interests before the Nevada Public Utilities Commission. The Bureau also enforces criminal and civil violations of deceptive trade laws, unfair business practices, and antitrust violations. Cannot give legal advice to individuals.
Counties: Statewide
Subject: Consumer/Business Law, Senior Law
  
Nevada Center for Ethics and Health PolicyMore Info
     Services: Provides information and forms for end of life medical care (advance directives, living wills, durable powers of attorney for health care). This agency does not provide legal advice.
Counties: Statewide
Subject: Consumer/Business Law, Disability Law, Senior Law
  
Nevada Legal Services - Carson City OfficeMore Info
     Services: Provides assistance for the following legal issues: government benefits, work related problems, housing problems, immigration, health care, and Indian law.
Counties: Carson City County, Churchill County, Douglas County, Elko County, Eureka County, Humboldt County, Lander County, Lyon County, Mineral County, Pershing County, Storey County, White Pine County
Subject: Employment Law, Government Benefits, Misc Law, Senior Law
  
Nevada Legal Services--Elko OfficeMore Info
     Services: Provides assistance for the following legal issues: government benefits, work related problems, housing problems, immigration, health care, and Indian law.
Counties: Elko County
Subject: Employment Law, Government Benefits, Misc Law, Senior Law
  
Nevada Legal Services - Indian Law AssistanceMore Info
     Services: Provides assistance for the following legal issues: government benefits, work related problems, housing problems, immigration, health care, Indian law.
Counties: Statewide
Subject: Employment Law, Government Benefits, Misc Law, Senior Law
  
Office of the Governor, Consumer Health Assistance, Bureau for Hospital PatientsMore Info
     Services: Provides an explanation of your health care and health insurance rights.
Counties: Statewide
Subject: Consumer/Business Law, Disability Law, Government Benefits, Senior Law
  
Volunteer Attorneys for Rural Nevada (VARN)More Info
     Services: Provides assistance related to the following legal issues: adoption, child custody and parental rights termination, divorce, domestic violence, foreclosures and other real estate matters, guardianship, homesteads, labor law or worker's compensation, name changes, non-profit corporation issues, probate, taxes, and wills. Also provides self-help divorce clinics for simple, uncomplicated cases.
Counties: Northwest Nevada
Subject: Consumer/Business Law, Disability Law, Employment Law, Family Law, Misc Law, Money Problems, Property Law, Senior Law
  
Washoe County Senior Law ProjectMore Info
     Services: Assists seniors with elder rights and elder abuse, consumer problems such as fraud, debt collections, foreclosures, government benefits issues, including Medicare, Medicaid and other health related issues, housing problems, lifetime planning legal issues, and utilities law.
Counties: Washoe County
Subject: Consumer/Business Law, Family Law, Government Benefits, Misc Law, Money Problems, Property Law, Senior Law
  


LEAN is not responsible for the accuracy of the information in this directory or other linked web sites. Users are strongly encouraged to verify if the information found is accurate, current and related to the appropriate jurisdiction. No legal advice is provided on the LEAN project pages.

Senior Law - Related Web Links
  Estate Planning (Wills and Trusts, end of life planning, etc.)
Fraud
Power of Attorney
Probate
Retirement

Estate Planning (Wills and Trusts, end of life planning, etc.)
"FAQ" - from the Washoe County Senior Law Project
http://www.washoecounty.us/seniorsrv/legal/legal.htm

Layne Rushforth's Estate Planning
http://rushforth.net/planning-main.html

"Wills and Estate Planning" - from Nolo.com's Free Featured Articles
http://www.nolo.com/resource.cfm/catID/FD1795A9-8049-422C-9087838F86A2BC2B/309/

Fraud
"Don't Borrow Trouble" Office of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, an informational web site on predatory lending. Northern Nevada Residents may also call the related hot line at 775-337-6363 for assistance with predatory lending problems.
http://www.dontborrowtrouble.com/

"Helping Older Consumers Avoid Charity Fraud" - from the Federal Trade Commission
http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/pubs/consumer/telemarketing/tel18.shtm

"Who’s Calling? Recognize & Report Phone Fraud" - from the Federal Trade Commission
http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/pubs/consumer/telemarketing/tel19.shtm

"If You Think Your Identity Has Been Stolen Here's What to Do Now"--from the Federal Trade Commission
http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/idtheft/

Power of Attorney
"Power of Attorney" - from the Nevada State Bar
http://www.nvbar.org/sites/default/files/power%20of%20attorney%20forms.pdf

"Advance Care Planning Documents" - from the Nevada Center for Ethics and Health Policy (info. about advanced directives, living wills, durable power of attorney and forms)
http://www.unr.edu/ncehp/ADs.html

Probate
"Probate and Administration of Estates" - from the Nevada State Bar
http://www.nvbar.org/sites/default/files/probate%20and%20administration.pdf

Retirement
"Social Security and Retirement" - from Nolo.com's Free Featured Articles
http://www.nolo.com/resource.cfm/catID/A74E92D1-EE6C-420C-B64B7FCB6A2953A8/213/233/


 


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