Senior citizens' lives are affected by many federal, state and local laws and regulations. Many depend on the government for such things as housing, basic income and health care. Many find it confusing dealing with government agencies. Sometimes help is needed with the "red tape" so that benefits are not lost. But there is help, at little or no cost, to people 60 years of age and over who need legal assistance. Find out your legal rights and how to protect those rights.

Go to for details. The article cannot replace the advice of a lawyer, but it will tell you about some areas of your life that may need the advice of a lawyer.