2019 Will-a-Thon

Date: Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CDT
Location: Tidwell Park and Community Center - 9720 Spaulding

DO YOU HAVE A WILL?  DO YOU HAVE MEDICAL DECISION DOCUMENTS, SUCH AS A MEDICAL POWER OF ATTORNEY OR AN ADVANCE DIRECTIVE (LIVING WILL)?

GIVE YOURSELF AND YOUR FAMILY THE GIFT OF PEACE OF MIND KNOWING THAT YOU AND YOUR FAMILY ARE PREPARED FOR THE FUTURE.

 

Who:  Seniors (60+ years old) and spouses, disabled persons, and veterans (of any age).

Eligibility:  Low-Income.  Applicants must be pre-screened over the phone before an appointment will be scheduled.

When:  2 days on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, and Wednesday, May 1, 2019.  Clients must be able to attend both days.

Day 1 - April 3, 2019.  Meet with a volunteer attorney to discuss your estate planning needs.  Appointments are available every hour.  The first appointment is at 8:00 am, and the last appointment is at 3:00 pm.  There are no appointments at 12:00 pm.

Day 2 - May 1, 2019.  Meet with your volunteer attorney to sign your estate planning documents.  Appointments will be scheduled after your appointment on Day 1.  Your Day 2 appointment will generally be at the same time as your Day 1 appointment time.

 

Beginning on Monday, February 4, 2019, interested applicants should call (713) 228-0735 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.  Space is limited, so call early to guarantee your space.  The last day to call for an appointment is March 22.

 

The Will-A-Thon is held in partnership with the Houston Bar Association's Elder Law Committee.  If you are an attorney and you are interested in volunteering, please contact Houston Volunteer Lawyers at probono@hvlp.org for more information.

Posted: January 12, 2019