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En español | For more than 45 years, Legal Counsel for the Elderly has championed the dignity and rights of Washington, D.C. elders by providing free legal and social work services to those in need — empowering, defending and protecting.
LCE's staff and volunteers assist more than 6,000 elders each year with monetary benefits totaling over $16 million.
More than 800 LCE volunteers, interns and fellows contribute more than 20,000 hours of pro bono service annually.
Legal Counsel for the Elderly
601 E St. NW
Washington, DC 20049
Legal Counsel for the Elderly champions the dignity and rights of Washington, D.C.'s elderly by providing free legal services to those in need – empowering, defending and protecting low-income seniors. Help us continue to help them. You can support LCE by donating online.
The Catalogue for Philanthropy calls Legal Counsel for the Elderly "One of the best small charities in the Washington, D.C., region."
LCE proudly participates in the annual community campaign of the United Way of the National Capital Area (UWNCA). To make a contribution use this code: United Way # 8808.
LCE proudly participates in the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). To make a contribution use this code: CFC # 31866.
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