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Protect Yourself
If You Need An Attorney
Lawyer Referral Services
Free Legal Services

Division of Services to Aging and Adults with Physical Disabilities

Income Maintenance Programs

Social Security
Railroad Retirement Benefits
Supplemental Security Income
Food Stamp Program
Veterans’ Pension


Long-Term Medicaid
Nursing Homes and Other Residential Facilities
Advance Health-Care Directive (Living Will)
Delaware Medical Order for Scope of Treatment (DMOST)

Guardianships and Other Protective Procedures

Representative Payee for Social Security Payments
Personal Power of Attorney
Adult Protective Services

Older Adults As Victims

Elder Abuse and Exploitation
Crime Against a Vunlnerable Adult
Programs for the Victims of Crimes
Age and Disability Discrimination in Employment

Housing Issues

State and County Assistance
Reverse Mortgages and Alternatives
Landlord/Tenant Law
Mobile Homes
Property Tax Exemptions

Consumer Law

Equal Credit Opportunity
Home Solicitations and Door to Door Sales
Unordered Merchandise
Debt Collection
Phone Scams
Charity Scams
Home Repair
Consumer Pitfalls to Avoid

End of Life Planning

Estate Planning
Anatomical Gifts
Disposition of Last Remains