Legal Resources

As a senior citizen or caregiver, there are many legal matters and important documents for you to consider.  Below you will find some useful resources that will help you find assistance with civil legal services, utility issues and important documents like an advance directive or power of attorney: 

Maryland Legal Aid
Maryland Legal Aid provides free civil legal services to those who are financially eligible and helps to protect an individual's basic needs and human rights.

Maryland Office of People's Counsel
The Maryland Office of People's Counsel (OPC) advocates for Maryland residents and provides assistance with utility issues.

Decisions that Determine Your Destiny
This informative presentation that will help you and your loved ones be prepared in the event of a catastrophic illness or injury. The presentation below is geared to demystify the legal process and identify the necessary information and factors to consider before drafting a financial power of attorney and/or advance medical directive.

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Decisions that Determine Your Destiny video link