Author: Kristen Wilson

New information for Phase 4 rental assistance in Philadelphia

by Kristen Wilson

  • Posted on March 23, 2021

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Phase 4 Rental Assistance is almost here. Last week the web portal went live for landlords to pre-register: www.phlrentassist.org and over 5,000 landlords have already pre-registered. Landlords will be able to start filing applications on behalf of their tenants by the end of this week and tenants will be apply to beginning of next week.…



SeniorLAW Center Awarded Philadelphia Business Journal’s Faces of Philanthropy Award

by Kristen Wilson

  • Posted on March 22, 2021

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SeniorLAW Center is proud to announce that our partnership with the law firm Stradley Ronon has been awarded the Philadelphia Business Journal’s Faces of Philanthropy Award. The partnership came out of SeniorLAW Center’s Pro Bono Action for Community Impact in Pennsylvania Initiative, an innovative collaboration between SeniorLAW Center, AARP, and Legal Counsel for the Elderly,…



Medicare Public Meetings

by Kristen Wilson

  • Posted on March 18, 2021

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Please see information below on important Medicare Public Meetings taking place virtually.   Medicare Public Meeting 3/29/2021 Medicare Public Meeting 4/7/2021 Medicare Public Meeting 4/12/2021 Medicare Public Meeting 4/16/2021



New CFPB Guide: You have a reverse mortgage: Know your rights & responsibilities

by Kristen Wilson

  • Posted on March 14, 2021

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Recently the CFPB released a new guide for older homeowners called You have a reverse mortgage: Know your rights and responsibilities. The new guide is the latest tool in the CFPB’s suite of reverse mortgage resources, which provides easy-to-understand information for prospective and current reverse mortgage borrowers. The guide is designed to assist reverse mortgage…



2020 Annual Appeal

by Kristen Wilson

  • Posted on December 5, 2020

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Dear Friend: May I be frank with you? Winter is coming. COVID-19 cases are on the rise. One of our most vulnerable populations — our cherished senior community — is faced with one of its greatest challenges yet. I wish I could tell you that the threat of COVID-19 is the only major challenge facing…



SeniorLAW Center statement on the 2020 vote: Justice is Nonpartisan

by Kristen Wilson

  • Posted on November 4, 2020

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In 2020 we witnessed the world change before our eyes. A global pandemic affecting every aspect of our lives, health and legal systems. A new global awareness of current and historical racial injustice and trauma facing black and brown communities. And now, a national election starkly revealing our divisions, in our Commonwealth and in our…



SeniorLAW Center Continues to Stand Against Racial Injustice

by Kristen Wilson

  • Posted on November 4, 2020

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On October 26, 2020, there was a 911 call to the 6100 block of Locust Street, where Walter Wallace, Jr. was suffering from a mental health crisis. Unfortunately, the incident ended in the fatal shooting of Mr. Walter Wallace, Jr. He was 27 years old. We at SeniorLAW Center will continue to work towards addressing…



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