Elder Law Links

Advance Directive for Healthcare This is a new version of the Oregon Advance Directive form, effective September 25, 2021. It enables one to:

  • Share values, beliefs, goals, and wishes for health care if one is not able to express them
  • Name a person to make health care decisions if one is unable to make those decision

Download the Word form (.docx)

Download the PDF form

AARP Webplace If you’ve had your fiftieth birthday you have probably received an application to AARP. AARP serves the needs and interests of those over 50 through information on health and long-term care, social security, employment, housing, financial fraud, and more. www.aarp.org
OregonLawHelp Free Legal Information for Low-Income Oregonians


Aging and Disability Resource
Connection of Oregon
Learn about resources, services and facilities in Oregon.
Includes downloadable Family Caregiver
Handbook, available in English and Spanish versions
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. is a non-profit association which assists lawyers, bar organizations and others who work with older clients and their families. Established in 1987, the Academy provides a resource of information, education, networking and assistance to those who must deal with the many specialized issues involved with legal services to the elderly and disabled. Ongoing informative listserves are available to members.
Justice in Aging Justice in Aging is a national organization that uses the power of law to fight senior poverty by securing access to affordable health care, economic security, and the courts for older adults with limited resources. Since 1972, we’ve focused our efforts primarily on those who have been marginalized and excluded from justice such as women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, and people with limited English proficiency.

Senior Hubs

Senior Hubs serve as recognized resource centers on aging services and provide support, outreach, connection, and opportunities for social engagement to elders throughout King County, Washington.
National Center on Law & Elder Rights NCLER provides free case consultation assistance for attorneys and professionals seeking more information to help older adults. Topics can include: Advance Planning, Elder Abuse, Guardianship, Health/LTSS, Economic Security, Supported Decision-Making, Consumer Protection, and Housing.