Nursing Homes and Assisted Living

General Legal Information

  • Nursing Homes and Perscription Drugs

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

    Nursing Home Abuse Center,
  • 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

    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

    Texas Department on Aging
  • 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

    Texas Health and Human Services Commission
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  • Elder Law Handbook

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

    Houston Bar Association