Comments for: Grant funds full-time attorney to offer free legal aid to seniors Down East

Posted Jan. 16, 2013, at 3:22 p.m.

ELLSWORTH | Seniors in Down East Maine will have more access to free legal assistance thanks to a $76,000 grant from the Maine Bar Foundation. The grant was awarded to Maine Legal Services for the Elderly, and will fund a full-time attorney to serve low-income seniors in Washington and …

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