SCLO is accepting new cases.
Please call 265-2300 if you are in need of our services.

Category Archives: News

SCLO’s Board of Directors meeting scheduled on September 28, 2023

Notice SCLO’s Board of Directors Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, September 28, 2023 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Please contact SCLO at 505-265-2300 for the Zoom meeting link.

Posted in News | Comments closed

New Mexico Guardianship Association presents at no cost “Financial Exploitation of Vulnerable Adults”

New Mexico Guardianship Association presents at no cost “Financial Exploitation of Vulnerable Adults” Learn how to protect yourself and loved ones from financial exploitation and scams! September 29, 2023 9:00 am – 12:15 pm UNM Continuing Education Center 1634 University Blvd. NE Albuquerque, NM Distinguished Speakers: Oleksandra “Sasha” Johnson, Asst. US Attorney, California Southern Region […]

Posted in News | Comments closed

New Financial Resource Guide for New Mexicans

Share this new Financial Resource Guide and help New Mexicans get connected with critical programs and assistance to cover basic needs like housing, healthcare, food, child care and more. https://www.nmpovertylaw.org/…/financial-resource…/

Posted in News | Comments closed

New Friday Hours for SCLO starting July 1, 2023

The Senior Citizens’ Law Office will be open as usual 8:30 to 5:00 pm (closed for lunch hours 12-1 pm) Mondays through Thursdays however, our new hours for Fridays will be 8:30 am to noon (12 pm)

Posted in News | Comments closed

SCLO has one staff attorney position available ( full-time)

Please view the full job advertisements under SCLO’s home page under the Employment tab.

Posted in News | Comments closed

Albuquerque Housing Authority’s Section 8 lottery is open for pre-applications June 1 through June 30, 2023

Albuquerque Housing Authority’s Section 8 lottery is open for pre-applications June 1 through June 30. Clients interested in receiving Section 8 need to submit an application online by the end of the month to be considered this year.   The application is here: https://abqha.org/how-to-apply/ How to Apply AHA Does Not Charge to Apply for Services Pre-applications […]

Posted in News | Comments closed

Social Security Scam Information 2023 (3 articles)

(1) Social Security and OIG Hold Annual Slam the Scam Day The Social Security Administration and its Office of the Inspector General (OIG) continue to raise public awareness about Social Security imposter scams during the fourth annual “Slam the Scam” Day on March 9.  Social Security scams — where fraudsters pressure victims into making cash […]

Posted in News | Comments closed

Will your Medicaid coverage continue after the end of the Public Health Emergency? Also – Do you have a medical debt?

Will your Medicaid coverage continue after the end of the Public Health Emergency? Even if you are no longer qualified for Medicaid during the national Public Health Emergency (PHE) related to COVID-19, the state did not terminate your coverage. The PHE is due to end on May 11, 2023, and you may receive notice that […]

Posted in News | Comments closed

Tax Season is Here

Tax season is here. The City of Albuquerque’s website (www.cabq.gov) has a number of resources to file for free, as well as important information about your rights and how to avoid problems with a tax preparer.  Information for Consumers and Taxpayers; Free tax prep options and your rights if you hire a paid tax preparer.

Posted in News | Comments closed

Advance Designation of Representative Payee

Did you know that you can designate a person to help manage your social security check in case you need this assistance? For more information, go to SCLO’s website information folder “Public Benefits” and scroll down to Social Security.

Posted in News | Comments closed
  • Have Questions? Get Answers!

    If you have a legal question,
    we may be able to help.

    Get Help