Senior Legal Helpline
Virginia Poverty Law Center
Who We Are
The Virginia Poverty Law Center (VPLC), in a partnership with the Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS), has a toll-free number (844-802-5910) available for Virginians aged 60 and older and for those calling on their behalf.
The VPLC) seeks to advise seniors on the following topics:
- long term care issues,
- public benefits (including Medicaid, SSI and Social Security, Medicare),
- guardianship and alternatives to guardianship,
- financial exploitation,
- adult abuse and neglect,
- age discrimination,
- some limited consumer issues.