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Human Services Department News Release


SUBJECT:   Senior Services helps seniors with estate planning, other concerns

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   
4/2/2014  12:00:00 AM

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

SEATTLE Seniors who have questions about estate planning including wills, powers of attorney and health care directives can receive guidance from the Senior Rights Assistance Program. Senior Rights Assistance is a program of Senior Services and is sponsored by the City of Seattles Mayors Office of Senior Citizens.

The program provides trained volunteers to assist with information about:

  • Estate planning
  • Guardianship
  • Landlord/tenant concerns
  • Elder law attorney referrals

The Senior Rights Assistance Volunteer sees clients by appointment on Wednesdays. To make an appointment with a Senior Rights Assistance volunteer at the Mayors Office for Senior Citizens, call 206-684-0500, or e-mail seniors@seattle.gov.

The Mayors Office for Senior Citizens is a unit of the Seattle Human Services Department and its Aging & Disability Services division. For more information about the Mayors Office for Senior Citizens, please visit this web site: http://www.seattle.gov/humanservices/seniorsdisabled/mosc.

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Seattle Human Services Department
Street address: 700 5th Avenue, Suite 5800, Seattle, WA 98104
Mailing address: PO Box 34215, Seattle, WA 98124-4215

Phone: 206-386-1001
Fax: 206-233-5119
TTY/TTD: 206-233-2778

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