Legal Services

Financial and Legal Services 

  • Legal Services of Northeast Michigan
    • Phone: (888) 356-9009 
    • Provides a full range of legal services in most areas of civil law for people who meet Federal poverty guidelines or who are 60 years of age or older. These services include: basic discussion of client rights; counseling; preparation of letters, documents, deeds, and pleadings; negotiations; administrative hearings; trials; and, in some cases, appeals, and community legal education presentations.
  • Elder Law of Michigan Inc. 
    • Phone: 866-400-9164
    • This nonprofit provides free legal advice and information to older adults, people with disabilities and their caregivers.
  • Lakeshore Legal Aid 
    • Phone: 888-783-8190
    • The nonprofit law firm provides a range of free civil legal services to low-income older adults. 
  • Michigan Legal Help
    • The website provides free how-to kits, brochures, and help with court forms for people of all ages who are handling legal problems without a lawyer. The site can also help with referrals to lawyers and community services for those seeking more assistance.