California Indian Legal Services (CILS)

CILS is one of the oldest nonprofit law firms devoted exclusively to the cause of Native American rights. 

Legal Aid of Napa County

Provides free bilingual legal advice and representation to seniors, immigrants, and low-income individuals. Senior Legal Service Program offers counseling on: Housing, elder abuse, nursing home care, consumer, estate planning and advance health care directives, public benefits, family law matters. Services including free clinics are offered to individuals age 60 and older residing in Napa County. 

Legal Aid of Marin

Elder Law Program educate and advise older adults age 60 and over on:
Basic trust and estate issues, advanced health care directives, elder financial abuse, which includes prevention of investment and financial fraud. Older adults may also receive extra assistance to assert or defend their rights in Small Claims court through the Lockhart Small Claims Project. 

Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County

Senior Advocates Program serves residents age 60 and over in San Mateo County.  Offer legal advice in the following areas: Government benefits including Social Security, SSI, Medi-Cal, CalFresh, and Cash assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI), elder abuse, consumer law and debt collection, estate planning and simple wills, guardianships for seniors caring for young children, and advanced healthcare directives. 

Legal Aid Foundation of Santa Barbara County

Legal assistance provided free to low income individuals and senior citizens in the following areas of law: Elder abuse, housing, domestic violence, guardianship & conservatorship, immigration issues. 

Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles

NLSLA provides free workshops to assist residents with income tax returns, naturalization applications, worker's rights concerns, and foreclosure prevention.

Legal Aid Society of San Diego

Available to low income individuals & disadvantaged communities for a variety of legal problems, including consumer, family disputes, welfare and health benefits, immigration and poverty law issues such as landlord/tenant disputes, disability support and family benefits payments. Federal Poverty Income Guidelines determine eligibility for free legal services.

Legal Aid Society of Orange County

Provides free legal services in the following areas of law: Consumer, criminal, employment, family, health, taxes, protection from abuse, and public benefits. 

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles

Provides free legal services in the following areas: Employment, government benefits, immigration, family, housing, consumer, community economic development, Asian & Pacific Islander Services. 

Bet Tzedek Justice For All

Provides free, comprehensive legal services for low-income individuals, seniors, and families in Los Angeles. Areas of focus include: Conservatorships, elder abuse restraining orders, family caregiver rights, nursing homes and assisted living, real estate fraud against seniors, senior center services. 


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