Elder Rights Handbook
Prevention tips: how to keep your money and your property safe as you age.
Information about scams and how to avoid them.
What it is, how to get help, and steps you can take to make your life safer.
What to do if you think a senior is being mistreated.
Wills, Advance Directives,
Power of Attorney, funerals, Conservatorship & Guardianship.
MaineCare (Medicaid), paying for long-term care, denials & appeals, housing options, resident rights, discharge.
Information about Medicare.
State and federal income assistance programs.
Information on different types of debt collection.
Paying utilities, home repairs, boundary disputes, loan options, title transfers, foreclosure.
Rental rights, renting with a disability, housing assistance, paying utilities.
Grandparent rights, marriage, divorce, benefit considerations relating to marital status.
Probate basics & guidance for surviving spouses.
What to do if you experience discrimination.
Resources for immigration issues.
When and how to get an attorney.