The Helpline provides FREE legal information, advice and referral services for Massachusetts senior citizens (60 years or older) in most areas of civil law, including:

  • Social Security/SSI
  • Veterans Benefits
  • Mass Health
  • Medicare
  • Consumer issues
  • Public Benefits
  • Unemployment
  • Foreclosures
  • Guardianship
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Bankruptcy
  • Evictions
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Utilities
  • Family law
  • Nursing Home

We provide interpretation services in many languages.

If you get our voicemail, please leave your name, telephone number and the town where you reside and we will return your call within 2 business days.

The Massachusetts Senior Legal Helpline is a project made in collaboration with the Massachusetts Office of Elders Affairs,  the Legal Advocacy & Resource Center, the Massachusetts Justice Project and the Massachusetts legal services providers. This project is made possible with a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration on Aging.