Legal Workshop For Seniors Slated For May 22


Legal Resources for the Elderly Program (LREP) has scheduled a legal workshop 10 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., Tuesday, May 22 at the Betty Ehart Senior Center at 1101 Bathtub Row.

The workshop, which is sponsored by the New Mexico Aging and Long Term Services Department and the State Bar of New Mexico, will offer information on such topics as avoiding probate, paying for nursing home care, powers of attorney and advanced health care directives.

Brief one-on-one consultations will be available 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with advance registration required. For those  workshopunable to make it to the May 22, questions can be answered by an attorney by calling the LREP Helpline, 800.876.6657 or 505.707.6005. Registration for the one-on-one consultation may be made at the same numbers.