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  • Elder Law Handbook

    This publication provides information about the laws and policies that affect the elderly. Read More

    By:
    Houston Bar Association
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
    Chinese / 中文
  • Facts for Consumers: Long Term Health Care: Is Private Insurance Right For You?

    When dealing with issues of long term care, it can be hard to see what is the right option, click the link below for information on whether or not private insurance is right for you. Read More

    By:
    National Consumer Law Center
  • Area Agencies on Aging: A Place to Get Help

    The Texas Department on Aging has many ways of helping older adults, their families, and caregivers. With a single toll-free phone call (1-800- 252-9240) you can connect with the nearest of their 28 affiliated Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs) statewide. Knowledgeable AAA employees will then help you obtain the assistance you need from our Aging Network or from other public and private organizations. Click the link below for more information. Read More

    By:
    Texas Department on Aging
  • Medicaid and Perscription Drugs

    Click here for information on prescription drugs and medicaid. Read More

    By:
    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services; Texas Health and Human Services Commission
  • Nursing Homes and Perscription Drugs

    Click the link for information on issues involving prescription drug coverage and use in nursing homes. Read More

    By:
    Nursing Home Abuse Center, Medicare.gov
  • Legal Guide for Cancer Patients

    This Guide helps cancer patients and their families understand the laws that affect their daily lives and helps familiarize them with the legal issues that may surface during a battle with cancer. Available in English and Spanish. Read More

    By:
    Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • Seniors and The Law

    Click the link for a great guide to a variety of different issues such as medicare, medicaid, handling elder abuse, and more. Read More

    By:
    Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • Services for Disabled Adults/Children and for Senior Citizens

    Read about services available to people with disabilities and to senior citizens. Includes contact information. Content Detail

    By:
    Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
  • Your Texas Benefits - Find out what benefits YOU qualify for!

    This website offers you easy and secure online access to Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) benefits including Medicaid, Food Stamps, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Children's Health Insurance, and nursing home care and other services for people who are elderly or have disabilities. Read More

    By:
    Texas Health and Human Services Commission
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español