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Legal Assistance

Legal Services for the Elderly in Queens

JASA's LSEQ provides free legal services for adults, age 60+, who live in the borough of Queens.

Our legal advocacy professionals are experienced in matters affecting senior clients and are trained to assist with issues pertaining to civil law including:

  • Eviction prevention and housing rights
  • Foreclosure prevention and real property fraud
  • Social Security, SSI, Medicare and Medicaid eligibility, and other assistance programs

JASA's LSEQ also offers free estate planning to low-income seniors in cooperation with an estate planning law firm and works with area social service agencies, senior centers, and professionals on issues affecting older adults.

For more information contact 212.273.5272 or


Legal/Social Work Elder Abuse Program (LEAP)

JASA LEAP offers specially trained attorneys and social workers to identify, eliminate, and prevent abuse. This innovative team approach positions JASA as the go-to expert. LEAP staff provide legal assistance and social services directly to seniors, and also conduct comprehensive training for professionals, gatekeepers, and community members.


LEAP Locations

Manhattan LEAP Project
(Below 59th Street)
247 West 37th Street
New York, NY 10018

Brooklyn LEAP Project
44 Court Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Queens LEAP Project
97-77 Queens Boulevard
Rego Park, NY 11374


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