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Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services (SMRLS)

Elder Law

Mankato Office

12 Civic Center Plz, Ste 3000, Mankato, MN, 56001-7703

Distance: 1006 Miles

(888) 575-2954

Website

https://www.smrls.org/get-help/legal-services/seniors

Service Details

Description

Lawyer that has experience with elder law issues, including:
* Helping families plan for incapacity and long-term care
* Health insurance coverage
* Health care decision making
* Estate planning
* Living Wills
* Trusts
* Guardianship
* Wills
* Advance Medical Directives (Living Will)
* Power of Attorney (POA)


Additional Information

Legal representation for older adults for cases, including:
* Benefits - food stamps, Medical Assistance, Social Security Disability, Personal Care Assistance
* Housing - eviction, subsidized housing, reasonable accommodation of disabilities
* Elder abuse
* Nursing home payment, conditions and discharge
* Health care directives
* Consumer
* Debt collection or garnishment
* Utility shut-offs


Features

  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients 
    • Title III 

Eligibility

People age 60 years or older who have a problem with Social Security, Medical Assistance, nursing home or other matters


Eligibility information


Application Instructions

Fees

There is no fee for this service.


Area Served

Blue Earth, Brown, Le Sueur, Martin, McLeod, Nicollet, Sibley, Waseca, and Watonwan counties


Seniors unit also serves Faribault county


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
FAX (651) 297-6457
Toll Free (888) 575-2954

Last Update

3/6/2020

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