Legal Resource Links

To Find an Elder Law Attorney
is a non-profit association that assists lawyers, bar organizations and others who work with older clients and their families. Established in 1987, the Academy provides a wealth of information, education, networkng, and assistance to those who must deal with the many specialized issues involved with legal services to the elderly and disabled.To find examples of legal forms such as: Power of Attorney, Medical Power of Attorney, “Living Wills,” and other legal information, go to Legal Forms and Links.
Legal Services Support & Resources
Free legal assistance for low-income Texans. Texans 60 and older or who are Medicare eligible : Call 1-800-622-2520 for legal assistance. Site includes Texas Resources, Federal Resources, Legal Services Support & Resources, Research Tools, and much more.
www.tlsc.org/
Commission on Legal Problems of the Elderly
FreeThe American Bar Association Commission on Legal Problems for the Elderly was established by the American Bar Association in order to address issues specific to older persons. The site contains information on dealing with the legal aspects of planning for incapacity by means of durable and medical power of attorney, living wills and trusts,etc. 202-662-8685 http://www.abanet.org/elderly
last updated 05-16-08