Advocacy for Seniors

Advocacy for Seniors & Older Individuals

Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging

The Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging offers a wide range of advocacy services for older residents living throughout all of Bedford, Fulton, and Huntingdon County, PA. From supportive services for a wide range of issues affecting senior residents to direct legal action, we are by your side every step of the way.

  • Advice & Consultation
  • Assistance Completing Forms
  • General Advocacy Services
  • Information
  • Legal Representation
  • Social Security Help

Legal Aid & Assistance

Legal Aid & Assistance – Free

Free if over 60 and based on income, legal assistance is available for many civil and legal issues that seniors commonly encounter. We can provide direct representation by an attorney to help safeguard the benefits and rights of older residents, as well as provide legal counsel for matters important to older persons with social or economic needs.

  • Social Security Income (SSI)
  • Power of Attorney
  • Handicap Rights
  • Fair Housing

The Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging does not provide
legal assistance or representation for some types of legal actions, including:

  • Criminal & Related Matters
  • Lawsuits In Pursuit of Financial Settlements
  • Legal Issues Involving Complex Financial Matters & Legal Expertise
  • Out-of-State or Foreign Cases
  • Any Other Legal Action Which Does Not Justify the Use of Agency Resources

For more information contact HBFAAA

For more information, please contact your nearest county advocacy agency:

Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging
Bedford Office – Administrative Office

240 Wood Street
P.O. Box 46
Bedford, PA 15522
Phone: 814-623-8148 or 1-800-892-7903
Fax: 814-623-5929

Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging
Huntingdon Office

307 10th Street
Huntingdon, PA 16652
Huntingdon Office Phone: 814-643-5115 or 1-800-528-9155
Huntingdon Office Fax: 814-643-4249

Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging
Fulton Office

182 Buchanan Trail
Suite 145
P.O. Box 59
McConnellsburg, PA 17233
Fulton Office Phone: 717-485-5151 or 1-800-637-0315
Fulton Office Fax: 717-485-5606