Legal Services

Older couple meeting with lawyer

Older adults age 60 and older who are residents of Johnson County receive:

  • Legal consultation regarding estate planning and advance directives
  • Education and assistance with powers-of-attorney, living wills and consumer advocacy
  • Advice regarding access to public benefits such as housing, Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.

Services are provided by Kansas Legal Services (KLS) on a donation basis.

Appointments

Appointments can be scheduled at three locations throughout Johnson County. To schedule an appointment, contact the center you wish to visit. Be sure to provide the name of the older adult age 60+ for whom the service is requested. Clients are not billed for services, but contributions are gratefully accepted.

Community Centers

Roeland Park Community Center

4850 Rosewood Dr., Roeland Park, KS
913-826-3160

Appointment are available from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the following dates:

  • Dec 9, 2021
  • Feb 10, 2022
  • April 14, 2022
  • June 9, 2022
  • Aug. 11, 2022

Matt Ross Community Center

8101 Marty St., Overland Park, KS
913-826-2830

Appointments are available from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the following dates:

  • Dec. 15, 2021
  • Jan. 19, 2022
  • Feb. 16, 2022
  • March 16, 2022
  • April 20, 2022
  • May 18, 2022
  • June 15, 2022
  • July 20, 2022
  • Aug 17, 2022
  • Sep. 21, 2022

Sunset Drive Office Building

11811 S. Sunset Dr., Olathe KS
913-715-8860

Appointments are available from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the following dates:

  • Jan. 13, 2022
  • March 10, 2022
  • May 12, 2022
  • July 14, 2022
  • Sep. 8, 2022

The Elder Law Hotline also makes volunteer attorneys available at 1-888-353-5337 a toll free number.

Also, see Legal Assistance in our Explore Your Options Directory for more resources.

Explore Your Options Directory

The EYO Directory is a guide to resources and services in Johnson County with bookmarks, hyperlinks and special features for adults 60 and older.