Legal/Court Services

LEGAL ASSISTANCE

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Schenectady County Department of Senior and Long Term Care Services provides legal assistance to low income elderly 60 years of age or older. Typical services offered include healthcare proxy, power of attorney, resolution of consumer complaints, frauds, landlord/tenant disputes, spousal responsibility and preparation of living wills and other legal guidance as needed.
LocationSchenectady
Geographical AreaSchenectady County
Public TransportationSchaffer Height Building, 107 Nott Terrace, Suite 305
Facility/ADA AccessHandicapped Accessible
Intake ProcedureCall 518-382-8481 Ext. 9310, for an appointment.
Intake RequirementsCall for details
Helpful TipsBy appointment only. Appointments are scheduled only on Wednesday afternoons; informed consent required
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish and LanguageLine capabilities
Eligibility60 years or older
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo Cost; donation accepted
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm; July and August: Mon-Fri 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Specific Hours: Wed 1:00 pm-3:00 pm (half-hour appointments)
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 107 Nott Terrace Suite 305
Physical Site City, State, Zip Schenectady, NY 12308
Main Phone 518-382-8481 Administrative
Other Phone 518-382-8481 ext. 9302 NY Connects
Fax 518-382-0194
Service Location Email contact-us@schenectadycounty.com
Web Address www.schenectadycounty.com (search by Department - Senior & Long Term Care services)
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: SCHENECTADY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SENIOR AND LONG TERM CARE SERVICES
Affiliated Program: LEGAL ASSISTANCE
This Service: Legal/Court Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Elder Law (FT-2450)