West Virginia Judiciary

Access to Justice Division

Elder Law

The Access to Justice Division is involved in various committees and projects serving the aging population in West Virginia.  The Access to Justice Division is directly involved in the following activities/committees involving Elder Abuse:

The last US Census revealed that 17.8% of West Virginia’s population is sixty-five years old or older.  As West Virginia’s population ages, it is important to protect the elder population from financial, emotional, and physical abuse.  For more information please see the Legal Resource Guide provided by the Abuse in Later Life Grant Workshop here.