Penn State Altoona to offer Wills for Heroes program

September 29, 2015

ALTOONA, Pa. — In partnership with the Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division and the Blair County Bar Association, Penn State Altoona and its Criminal Justice Organization will offer a Wills for Heroes program beginning at 9 a.m. Oct. 24 in the Cypress Building on campus.

Volunteer lawyers from Blair County will be on hand to provide free estate planning services to all retired and active first responders and all sworn personnel and their spouses or significant others of the Altoona Fire Department, along with other local first responders. The program provides free wills, living wills, health care, and financial powers of attorney.

Qualified individuals should make appointments online at using WFH as the password. For more information about the program, visit Questions about the event should be directed to Joel C. Seelye, Esq., at or 814-944-5090.

Wills for Heroes programs provide essential legal documents free of charge to our nation’s first responders, including wills, living wills, and powers of attorney. By helping first responders plan now, they ensure their family's legal affairs are in order before a tragedy hits. The 501(c)(3) charitable non-profit Wills for Heroes Foundation supports these wills programs, giving back to the community and "protecting those who protect us."

Last Updated September 29, 2015