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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:
David Takami  (206) 684-7241

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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