Mission: Provide legal services to elderly
Programs: Legal aid - civilsala provided free legal services and community education to elders in the following areas of law: public benefits; housing; elder abuse; nursing homes, and alternatives; advance health care directives; planning for incapacity; probate alternatives; and simple wills. In addition, sala addressed legal issues affecting elders through collaborative, education, and outreach activities targeting elders, their families, their advocates, and other service providers. 1,459 individuals were served.
volunteer training and supervisionsala recruited and trained volunteer intake workers and pro bono attorneys to assist sala's attorney staff with the provision of legal services and community education through the legal aid program. 16 volunteers served.