Elders In Action has touched the lives of thousands of older adults in the Portland Metro area. Our volunteers work with individuals who feel frustrated and overwhelmed by complex issues and empower them to move forward and deal with their situation.
"My ID was stolen, I kept running into more problems. My Personal Advocate stepped me through what I needed to get back on track."
Multnomah Village, EIA Client
"The Personal Advocates are amazing. They are smart, kind and helpful."
Beaverton, EiA Client
"I am 85, live alone and got a 72 hour eviction notice. I had no idea whom to call. Someone told me about Elders in Action and they helped me get through a very scary time."
Troutdale, EIA Client
"I felt like I was being taken advantage of because I am old. With the support of a Personal Advocate I was able to stand up for myself and be heard."
Canby, EIA Client
"When the Personal Advocate called me I realized I had someone on my side and I could get through the situation."
Oregon City, EiA Client
“I feel I have my life back after a Personal Advocate helped me organize financial paperwork to help to prepare for applying for a loan remodification.”
Rockwood, EiA Client