Attorneys will be on hand to prepare free simple wills and basic medical directives for Harris County senior citizens during a Will-A-Thon on April 8. The event, hosted by the Houston Bar Association’s Elder Law Committee, will take place at the Third Ward Multi-Purpose Center, 3611 Ennis, Suite 118. Documents will be completed and executed on May 13.

The Will-A-Thon is open to low-income senior citizens 60 and over, as well as disabled persons and veterans of any age who meet the income guidelines. Individuals interested in applying for assistance must call (713) 228-0735 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., by April 3, to complete a pre-screening.