Work Alongside Dedicated Attorneys and Social Workers
Help LCE staff prevent eviction, foreclosure and homelessness; provide critically important services to homebound clients; protect against fraud; and help seniors obtain the benefits they deserve and need.
Offer Attorney Pro Bono Support
Your time will help LCE with a variety of legal issues and extend our reach to even more people who would otherwise go unrepresented.
Give Back to Your Community
Discover how rewarding it is — both personally and professionally — to share your talents.
Assist Medicare Beneficiaries
You will work with our Senior Medicare Patrol to prevent, detect and report health care fraud, errors and abuse through outreach, counseling and education.
Advocate for Long-Term Care Residents
You will work with LCE’s Office of the DC Long-Term Care Ombudsman as a resource and advocate for people living in long-term facilities.
Enjoy how it feels when you make a meaningful difference in a senior’s life.
Support our legal and social work teams in assisting low-income DC elders. Volunteers will conduct research, perform administrative duties, make follow-up calls to clients, witness document signing, assist clients in gathering necessary documents and information, and more.
Advocate for residents in long-term care facilities, assisting in problem resolution and enhancing their quality of life. Volunteer Ombudsmen visit residents in facilities, listen to their concerns, and collaborate with staff and others to reach resolutions.
Empower and educate Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries, along with their families and caregivers, to detect, prevent, and report Medicare fraud. Our volunteers conduct presentations, participate in community outreach events, and more. Training, support, and guidance is provided.
Assist with consumer protection, financial exploitation, foreclosure, eviction prevention, life planning documents, and public and veterans' benefits casework. May also help review veterans' service records and screen clients for financial assistance programs.