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Legal Services

Legal Services provides seniors and adults with disabilities with legal assistance, such as counseling on rights, representation before courts, and drafting of legal documents.

The Legal Services program providers help eligible consumers with, but not limited to, benefit appeals, eviction prevention, consumer fraud/issues, elder abuse prevention, simple will preparation, disability planning and advance directives, debt collection issues, and immigration matters.

Who Is Eligible?

Legal services are available to San Francisco residents who are aged 60 and above, or who are aged 18 and above and have a disability.

Services Provided

  • Research, advice, and counseling regarding legal rights
  • Representation before courts, administrative agencies, and other government bodies
  • Assistance in dispute resolution, including negotiation
  • Drafting of legal documents
  • Assistance in securing alternative legal assistance or other appropriate services
  • Technical assistance to advocates on legal questions regarding legal rights of older persons or person with disabilities

For More Information

For legal services, contact the provider nearest you.

Asian Law Caucus
939 Market Street, Suite 201
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 896-1701
Languages: Cantonese, Mandarin, Vietnamese, Tagalog and others

Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach
1188 Franklin Street, Suite 202
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 567-6255
Languages: Japanese, Cantonese, Tagalog, Vietnamese and others

La Raza Centro Legal
474 Valencia Street, Suite 295
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 575-3500
Languages: Spanish

Legal Assistance to the Elderly
1663 Mission Street, Suite 225
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 538-3333
Languages: Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Russian, and Korean.