Legal Helpline for Senior Citizens

It will soon be easier for senior citizens in Alabama to get legal help. Governor Bob Riley announced on Wednesday that seniors now have a toll free number to call for free legal assistance.   The Alabama Elder Law Helpline is 866-456-3959. IPeople age 60 and over can call the toll free number Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.  The Alabama Elder Law Helpline is  made possible by a $300,000 dollar grant from the U.S. Administration on Aging.