Author: Kristen Wilson

Pandemic Mortgage Assistance Program

  • Posted on August 5, 2020

  • News

If you or someone in your household has become unemployed due to COVID and your income has gone down about 30%, you may qualify for the Pandemic Mortgage Assistance Program (PMAP) through the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA). To qualify, you must: 1) have an annual income below the limit set by HUD; 2) be…



Lucy Qiu, Esq.

Lucy joined SeniorLAW Center as a staff attorney in its Victim Services team in Montgomery County in June 2020. She serves seniors who have been victims of crime, abuse, or financial exploitation. Prior to joining SeniorLAW, Lucy was an assistant district attorney in Montgomery County, PA. She was a member of the economic crimes unit…



Wendy Tucker, Esq.

Wendy joined SeniorLAW Center in July 2020 as a staff attorney in its Victim Services team where she will provide legal representation, advice, education and advocacy to older victims in the Philadelphia region. She comes to SeniorLAW Center with over 30 years-experience in private practice, primarily defending businesses and individuals in a variety of matters…



SeniorLAW Applauds Utility Shutoff Moratorium Staying in Place

SeniorLAW Center joined forces with Community Legal Services, AARP PA and others in successfully encouraging The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission to continue its moratorium on utility shutoffs. If the moratorium had bee lifted, termination notices would have gone out almost immediately with devastating effects on older, vulnerable and low-income people, families, those who have lost…



Thank you to our COVID-19 Fund for Older People Donors!

We are most appreciative of your support of our work during these critical times. Adam Wodka Amy and Dave Farurling and Jonas Asha Ramachandran Claudia and Marc Rash Cristin McKenna Dana Goldberg Deborah Khler DLA Piper Foundation Emmanuel Iheukwumere Exelon Matching Gift (from Bill Donohue) Helen White Jacob Speidel Janet Baldo Janet Cary Jason Conn…



Kevin Boswell

Kevin joins the SeniorLAW Center team as a Staff Attorney providing legal services to seniors who are victims of crime. Kevin has extensive trial experience in both criminal and civil settings. He began his legal career as a public defender near Louisville, Kentucky, where he vigorously defended the civil rights and liberty interests of indigent…



Ways to protect your home from foreclosure during the COVID-19 pandemic

  • Posted on June 28, 2020

  • News

Due to COVID-19, many families have been experiencing financial hardships. This has made it difficult for some people to pay their mortgage. Here are some important steps you can take NOW to solve your mortgage problems. 1. Find out if your mortgage is guaranteed by the United States government since these loans have important emergency…



Help Support SeniorLAW Center

Your support of SeniorLAW Center helps to ensure that Pennsylvania’s elders may age with dignity and safety, free from abuse and violence, in their homes and neighborhoods.

Watch the SeniorLAW Center Video