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Grandparent's Rights

General Legal Information

  • Family Law Handbook

    Click here for a GREAT handbook on family law in Texas. Subjects covered include but are not limited to, adoption, divorce, and custody. Read More

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    Houston Bar Association
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  • Grandparents' Rights

    Because parents have a fundamental right to make decisions concerning the care, custody and control of their children, a grandparent's rights may be limited when they disagree with a parent's decision. This page gives more information about how and when a grandparent might gain the right to make decisions for a parent. Read More

    By:
    Texas Legal Services Center
  • Legal Hotline For Texans - Publications and More.

    The Legal Hotline for Texans answers questions free of charge in many areas of law, including but not limited to consumer matters, housing and public benefits, wills and probate, guardianship, taxes, and personal injury. Persons eligible for services are Texans 60 years of age or older, Medicare recipients of any age; nursing home residents of any age, and victims of violent crime and their family members who are indigent and either 60 years of age or older, a person with a disability, or a person unable to access legal services locally. Referrals for reduced-cost legal services are available in some areas of the state. Information and publications are available either by mail order or by downloading them from this website or the TLSC website. This page has a listing of all publications from the Legal Hotline for Texans available on Texaslawhelp. Read More

    By:
    Texas Legal Services Center
  • Texas Kincare Primer

    This primer provides information to families, headed by a relative who are not involved with CPS, about their rights and responsibilities. Read More

    By:
    Texas Legal Services Center
  • Resources for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

    If you find yourself raising your grandchildren, click the link below for information on Benefits and Assistance Health and Safety Resources Publications and State Resources Read More

    By:
    United States Government