Texas

Advocate Legal Senior Center

http://www.senioradvocatetx.org

Who We Are

Guardianship, probate, money management, and Medicaid financial planning

 

From Their Website:

 

Advocate Legal Senior Center provides direct legal representation of persons interested in seeking guardianship for a loved one who is incapacitated due to physically or mentally disabling conditions.  Legal representation is vitally important in obtaining guardianship.   As an experienced organization in this area, Advocate Legal Senior Center can offer assistance in obtaining guardianship for a loved one, and navigating the process once someone is appointed as guardian

 

Advocate Legal Senior Center offers and Training program for those who are currently Guardians and for those just starting the process. Besides, guardianship assistance programs, Advocate Legal Senior Center can assist you with Government, Public, Consumer, Geriatric care, and Housing Senior assistance programs.

 

Started in 1982, Ms. Norma Bradley found a need to advocate for Seniors. This process started from her own need to personally find out more about caring for Seniors. She found that the process of becoming a Guardian was complicated for the lay person and decided to research and make it easier others.

 

The purpose of the Guardianship Program is to provide guardianship and/or conservatorship service through court appointment for adults with developmental disabilities who are receiving services or financial assistance and who have no other individual or entity qualified and/or willing to serve in this capacity.

How to Get Help

You can contact this organization by:

Contact Type
Phone
Phone Number
713-528-7704
Hours
Monday
08:00-05:00
Tuesday
08:00-05:00
Wednesday
08:00-05:00
Thursday
08:00-05:00
Friday
08:00-05:00

Contact Type
Appointment
Documents

Needed documents will be discussed at time of phone call.


Who We Serve

Area(s)
  • Fort Bend County
  • Harris County
Language(s) Spoken
  • Spanish / Español
Income Guidelines

Filing Fees

Is this organization accessible by wheelchair?
YES
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired?
NO
Eligibility Restrictions

For help, you must be: Over 60

This program does not serve: Immigrant

Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Full Legal Representation
  • Brief Advice
  • Pro Se Legal Clinic
  • Self-Help Materials
Description of Services

Pamphlets, forms, and books covering divorce for seniors, small estate affidavits, power of attorney, physicians directives,Pamphlets, forms, and books covering divorce for seniors, small estate affidavits, power of attorney, physicians directives

Community outreach and workshops for grandparents rearing grandchildren; please call for information.

General Contact Information

Address
Advocate Legal Senior Center
3611 Ennis (map)
Houston, TX 77004
Phone
713-527-4029
Website
http://www.senioradvocatetx.org