Legal Services

Legal Service Topics

Legal advisors for seniors 60 years of age and older, are provided from the Center for Elder Law and Justice. The criteria are established through the Federal Older American’s Act. Issues that may be discussed are:

  • Assigning a Power of Attorney
  • Consumer Problems
  • Landlord / Tenant Disputes
  • Medicaid Eligibility
  • Planning in the Event of Chronic Care
  • Preparing Living Wills and Health Care Proxies

a). A suggested contribution of $10 per hour.

b). Appointments are made through the Office for the Aging at 786-8833 or 800-836-0067

Legal Aide

Oak Orchard Legal Services provides legal services to income eligible clients in the areas of:

  • Consumer Issues
  • Divorce and Family Law
  • Food Stamps
  • Landlord / Tenant Disputes
  • Medicare
  • Public Assistance
  • Social Security
  • Supplemental Security Insurance Benefits

Oak Orchard Legal Services is located at:
64 N Main Street
Warsaw, NY 14569

Phone Number: 800-724-7544

New York State Attorney General’s Office

A New York State Attorney General’s Office representative is available at the Wyoming County courthouse in Warsaw on the 1st Tuesday of each month between the hours of 2 and 3:30 p.m. The NYS Attorney General’s Office can be contacted at 800-771-7755.