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ACTION ALERT: Stop the Asset Test for SNAP Benefits, Help Fight Hunger

Seniors and Hunger Governor Corbett plans to bar Pennsylvania seniors and families with modest savings from getting SNAP (food stamps) starting May 1.  This issue is of great concern to seniors.   Families with as little as $2,000 ($3,250 for seniors and people with disabilities) would no longer qualify for benefits. Under the proposed asset…



SeniorLAW Managing Attorney Sangeeta Prasad receives Legal Education Award from the Juvenile Defenders Association!

how to increase penis size n November 2, 2011, the Juvenile Defenders Association of Pennsylvania presented Sangeeta Prasad, SeniorLAW Center’s Managing Attorney as of July 2011, with an award for “Outstanding Contribution to Advancing Legal Education in the Field of Juvenile Justice.” Sangeeta received the award for her outstanding work on The Pennsylvania Juvenile Defense…



SeniorLAW and Center in the Park in the Chestnut Hill Local

  (from the Chestnut Hill Local, Thursday, July 14, 2011)    Pennsylvania Secretary of Aging, Brian Duke,was the guest speaker at Center in the Park’s annual board meeting and awards ceremony, held at the Center, located in Vernon Park, on June 20. After sharing his vision for aging services in the Commonwealth, the Secretary assisted CIP’s…



SeniorLAW Center Welcomes New Managing Attorney

We are pleased to announce that Sangeeta Prasad joined SeniorLAW Center as our new Managing Attorney.  Sangeeta is a 1992 graduate of the University of Maryland School of Law and has over 15 years of public interest and public service experience.  She brings a wealth of lawyering and management experience, from her days as a…



SeniorLAW Center and Beth Shay are 2011 Riegel Award Winners!

We are honored that SeniorLAW Center has been chosen to be the recipient of Center in the Park’s 2011 Riegel Awards, which are given annually to Organizations which support issues that have a positive effect on the quality of older adults’ lives and provides a valuable service to older adults.  Center in the Park is…



2011 Latino Elders Service Project and Celebration with PECO a Great Success!

On Tuesday, May 10th, SeniorLAW Center and PECO teamed up to provide pro bono legal service to Latino elders in their own community and language. The participants included SeniorLAW staff and Volunteer attorneys and staff from PECO/Exelon, area law firms, the Hispanic Bar Assn. and others (including Spanish-speaking non-attorney volunteers).  The event was held at the Mann…



SeniorLAW Center Walks Against Hunger!

  buy online cigars       SeniorLAW staff joined our colleagues in the aging network to Walk Against Hunger on Saturday, April 9, 2011 to raise funds for food for low-income seniors in Philadelphia. SeniorLAW is proud to be a longstanding member of the Emergency Fund Coalition for Older Philadelphians which provides emergency financial…



SeniorPROM 2011 a great success!

Thank you to all who sponsored, supported and attended our gala on Friday April 1st.  Special thanks to our Event Co-Chairs Gay Parks Rainville and Wendy E. Bookler, and our Event Hosts Karen McRory-Negrin and Richard Negrin, Margie Donohue and William Donohue, and Judge Kathryn Streeter Lewis (Ret.) and Michael J. Lewis.  Click Here for…