Legal Assistance

Senior Advocacy Network
Senior Law Project (209) 577-3814
509 13th Suite 3 Street Modesto, CA 95354

The Senior Law Project provides legal services to residents of Stanislaus County age 60 or older. There are no income requirements. There is no cost for the service. Donations are accepted but no one will be denied services due to inability to contribute.

What Legal Services Are Provided?

Income Maintenance:

  1. Social Security
  2. Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  3. Veterans Benefits
  4. Public and private pensions
  5. Unemployment Benefits

Income Maintenance:

  1. Social Security
  2. Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  3. Veterans Benefits
  4. Public and private pensions
  5. Unemployment Benefits

Health:

  1. Medicare
  2. Medi-Cal
  3. Nursing home problems
  4. Private insurance disputes

Housing:

  1. Landlord/tenant disputes
  2. Mobile home park problems
  3. Housing code enforcement
  4. Liens
  5. Foreclosure problems

Other:

  1. Elder Abuse
  2. Power of Attorney / health care directives
  3. Alternatives to institutionalization
  4. Simple wills - Limited service thru our volunteer attorney wills panel

Who we are: Legal services are provided by the Senior Advocacy Network, a non-profit organization. Funded in part by the Stanislaus County Area Agency on Aging. Director/ Lead Attorney: Joyce Gandelman Email: moc.liamg@ecyojsroines

For further information or to schedule an appointment, please call (209) 577-3814.

PROJECT SENTINEL

Stanislaus County Mediation Center (SCMC) & Fair Housing

The Stanislaus County Mediation Center is based in Modesto. The Center provides mediation of landlord tenant issues, family court personal property disputes, and staff provides in-court mediation for the small claims and Unlawful Detainer courts. Click here for more information or email solutions@stanislausmediation.org.

Fair Housing

If you feel you have been discriminated against when attempting to obtain housing or in your current housing situation contact Project Sentinel