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SeniorLAW Center urges expansion of elder justice in testimony on the Pennsylvania Department of Aging’s 2016-20 State Plan

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016
Elder justice was the focus of testimony presented by Executive Director Karen C. Buck, Esq. at the May 24, 2016 hearing on Pennsylvania Department of Aging’s 2016-20 State Plan at Drexel University in Philadelphia before Secretary of Aging Teresa Osborne and her staff.  “The field of Elder Justice is broad and expansive, protecting the rights of seniors which affect their safety, income, fin… click for more

SeniorLAW Center Testified to the Finance Committee of City Council

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016
SeniorLAW Center and our clients presented testimony to the Finance Committee of City Council on the impact of Reverse Mortgage lending and foreclosures upon Philadelphia seniors. The sponsor of the Resolution was Councilwoman Cherelle Parker. The Councilwoman has promised to schedule further hearings to investigate ways the City can work with mortgage lenders, legal services agencies, housing cou… click for more

SeniorLAW Center Volunteer Attorney & Former Intern Has a Big Win for a Senior Homeowner and Grandmother Facing Crisis

Monday, May 23rd, 2016
  Congratulations to Eric Sando, former SeniorLAW Center Intern, now an associate at Earp Cohn P.C. and pro bono attorney for SeniorLAW Center. Eric obtained successful verdicts for his client, after a two-day trial, addressing fraudulent deed conveyance and a host of other problems.  He saved her home, where she is raising her infant granddaughter.  Read below to learn more about Er… click for more

See photos from our Gala and the 6 Over 60 Video!

Monday, May 16th, 2016
THANK YOU! Our 2016 SeniorLAW Gala was a huge success! CONGRATULATIONS to all of our honorees. CLICK HERE for photos of this fabulous event! Our eternal gratitude to our extraordinary photographer,  Sam Zolten -- Photo/Facts Day in the Life Documentaries, Video and Photography CLICK HERE to watch the 6 Over 60 video featuring interviews with our 6 OVER 60 honorees!  Our gratitude to fi… click for more

SeniorLAW Center and its 6 Over 60 May 4th gala featured on Action News!

Monday, May 9th, 2016
On May 4th, over 350 of the best of the legal, business and nonprofit communities came together to celebrate the excellence of our courts, champions for justice, diversity and service, and our work at SeniorLAW Center at our 2016 Gala. May is national Older Americans Month and purple was our color theme for Elder Abuse Awareness.  We honored 6 over 60 (six remarkable individuals and groups w… click for more

SeniorLAW Center releases new video of its 2016 6 Over 60 Honorees

Monday, May 9th, 2016
Our 6 Over 60 award honors older Americans who have done remarkable things in their lives, and continue to do so.  This year’s honorees:  Nolan Atkinson, Esq., Geneva Black, Chief Justice Ron Castille (ret.), Bob Heim, Esq., Hon. Sandra Mazer Moss (ret.) and our Senior Veterans Advisory Corps, who guide and serve as ambassadors for our legal services program for veterans, are featured in our n… click for more

THANK YOU FOR MAKING OUR GALA A HUGE SUCCESS!!

Friday, May 6th, 2016
  THANK YOU for supporting our work for justice and honoring remarkable older Americans and champions at our May 4, 2016 GALA! It was our most successful ever!  … click for more

President Obama Signs the Older Americans Act

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
On Tuesday, President Obama demonstrated the Administration’s commitment to older Americans by signing into law the Older Americans Act.  The Older Americans Act funds a wide array of programs that are crucial to addressing poverty among older adults, including legal services. Low-income seniors with few other resources rely on those programs to age safely and with dignity, including free le… click for more

SeniorLAW Center Featured on WURD 900 AM Radio Station

Monday, April 11th, 2016
On Wednesday, March 30, 2016, SeniorLAW Center Staff Attorney Cateria R. McCabe appeared on talk radio station WURD 900 AM.  She was the featured guest on the show “Day Break” which is hosted by Thera Martin Milling.  Cateria called into the station to discuss SeniorLAW Center’s Veterans Project.  She explained how the dynamic project provides free legal services to veterans, their widows… click for more

SeniorLAW Center featured on LaSalle TV’s “News You Can Use”

Friday, April 8th, 2016
SeniorLAW Center attorneys Cateria R. McCabe and Wendy E. Bookler were recent guests on LaSalle TV’s “News You Can Use”, hosted by Thera Martin Milling.  Cateria and Wendy had the opportunity to share, with the 300,000+ households that this program goes out to, information about SeniorLAW Center’s general services as well as specific information about our Legal Services for Older Veterans… click for more
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