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Senior Law Project
We are a statewide, nonprofit law firm that provides free legal services in civil matters to low-income people in order to ensure equal access to justice and to remove legal barriers to economic opportunity.

Senior Law Project


​Legal Aid of North Carolina's Senior Law Project provides free civil legal help to North Carolinians who are 60 years of age or older. Priority is given to those with the greatest need.

The Senior Law Project helps with wills, powers of attorney, public benefits (Medicaid, food stamps, Supplemental Security Income Program, Social Security Disability Insurance, etc.), abuse and neglect, unemployment compensation, housing (foreclosure, eviction, subsidized housing, repairs, utilities, etc.), consumer issues and wrongful repossession.

The Senior Law Project operates our Senior Legal Helpline, a toll-free hotline available for seniors across the state.



Senior Legal Helpline
Free legal help for North Carolinians aged 60 years or older
Toll-free: 1-877-579-7562
Monday - Friday: 9-11 a.m. & 1-3 p.m.​