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The Mid-America Pension Rights Project is a program of Elder Law of Michigan, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit.  We are funded by private donations and a Federal grant provided by the Administration for Community Living (ACL) that is through the Older Americans Act.


MAPRP Region


The Mid-America Pension Rights Project serves Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee.  


Please contact us if:

  • You currently live or work in the state the project serves, or if you lived or worked in the state while earning the pension; or 

  • The company or pension plan is headquartered, or has operations now in the state, or if it had operations in the state when the pension was earned. 


If you do not qualify for the MAPRP’s services, you can find the appropriate counseling project or agency that can assist you at the Pension Rights Center


Pension Issues


We assist clients with:

  • Basic advice about pension laws and pension rights; 

  • Information about pension benefits for spouses or survivors; 

  • Finding pensions “lost” due to company mergers, relocation, or bankruptcy;

  • Investigation of benefit denials and filing appeals; 

  • Rights of divorced persons, including Qualified Domestic Relations Orders; and

  • Filing benefit claims. 


Michigan Office
3815 West St. Joseph
Suite C-200
Lansing, MI 48917


​Ohio Office
7162 Reading Road
Suite 1150
Cincinnati, Ohio 45237

Our Partners

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Adminstration for Community Living

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Pro Seniors


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Indiana Legal Services

Legal Aid of the Bluegrass
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Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services

Legal Aid of the Bluegrass

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