Legal Services

Legal Services for Elder Justice (LSEJ)

JASA's LSEJ 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 LSEJ also offers free estate planning to low-income seniors in cooperation with an estate planning law firm and works with area social service agencies, older adult 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.

For more information

Call: 212.273.5359