“We had been getting a number of calls for assistance from senior veterans with really dramatic cases and dramatic issues,” she said. “We found there was quite a huge need, but our senior veterans were not reaching out for assistance.”
A new program aimed at providing legal assistance to vulnerable elderly veterans has been launched by the SeniorLaw Center, a public interest group that focuses on the legal needs of the aged.
TheOldManSays. . . Located in Center City, Philadelphia, Pa the Senior Law Center addresses a segment of the Veteran population that sometimes is overlooked. Older Veterans are often subject to con men and unscrupulous people who are attempting to defraud the Veteran.
TheOldManSays as an additional resource, please take a moment and check out Veterans Angels, Inc
Veterans Angels, Inc.’s mission is to provide senior veterans and their families information and support in applying for the VA benefit to help with the cost of care. There is no charge for our service.
If you are aware of a Veteran in need in your area, reach out and let the Veteran know that there are resources available.
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