Elder Law Resources

Caregiving Resources

AARP Family Caregiving - A central hub for all things caregiving with the latest articles, tips, and advice. It also contains the "Prepare to Care Guide" which has downloadable checklists. There is also an AARP Caregivers' Hotline at 1-877-333-5885.

Family Caregivers' Video Series - An AARP collection of videos to better recognize and support caregivers. Available in Spanish and English.

Caregiving (And Other Senior Topics) Resources - Resources offered by AARP for in-person and online webinars.

Onondaga County Department of Adult & Long Term Care Services - Presentation of caregiving supports and services. 

Elder Abuse Resources

Vera House Evergreen Network - Addresses elder abuse, neglect and financial exploitation. This is done through direct services to older adults; training and outreach; and community collaboration. 

NBT Bank - View the presentation from Webinar #1: Senior Scams & Fraud.

New York State Unified Court System Press Release on Elder Justice Resource Guide - A user friendly tool designed to assist judges, court personnel and others in addressing the range of issues connected to elder abuse and neglect.

Legal Resources

Estate Planning Presentation - A presentation by Cameron Bernard and Erika Hooker, Associates at Bousquet Holstein, PLLC.

Volunteer Lawyers Project Elder Law Program
- Free advice and information about small estates, 17-A Guardianship, Power of Attorney, Wills, and other Trusts & Estates Issues. 

Housing Resources

Landlord Tenant Law Update - A presentation by Laurie Rolnick at the Volunteer Lawyers Project. Overview of how evictions happen, COVID-19 responses and the Tenant Hardship Declaration Form.