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Grandparent's Rights

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  • Grandparents' Rights

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    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

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    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

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    Texas Legal Services Center
  • Child Protective Services Investigations - Fact Sheet

    Click this link for information on CPS investigations including what happens after a removal, your rights, and more. Read More

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    Texas RioGrande Legal Aid
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  • 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 Content Detail

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    United States Government
  • Grandparent's Rights and You

    The information at the link below contains good information on a grandparent's rights to visitation and custody of a grandchild. Content Detail

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    Office of the Texas Attorney General
  • TANF for Grandparents word

    TANF stands for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families. It is a federal program to provide money and help to needy families with dependent children. Content Detail

    By:
    Legal Hotline for Texans