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Elder Law Resources

DADS: The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services

Texas Medicaid Program

Bexar Area Agency on Aging - Alamo Area Council of Governments

Wills Clinic - San Antonio Bar Foundation

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Social Security

Veterans Benefits

Other

Elder Fraud

Helpful Phone Numbers

National Adult Protective Services Association - 217-523-4431
National Center on Elder Abuse - 855-500-ELDR (3537)
Health & Human Services Dept. Administration on Aging - 202-619-0724

Social Services

A.A.C.O.G. Bexar Area Agency on Aging - 210-362-5561
A Place for Mom - http://www.aplaceformom.com/san-antonio-senior-living-resources
Adult Protective Services - 800-252-5400
Attorney General’s Office Consumer Protection - 210-224-1007
Battered Women’s Shelter/Family Violence Prevention Services - 210-733-8810
Better Business Bureau - 210-828-9441
Bexar County Dispute Resolution Center - 210-335-2128
Catholic Charities - 210-222-1294
Christian Assistance Ministries - 210-223-4099
City of San Antonio Customer Call Center - 311
Bexar County Family Justice Center - 210-208-6800
Food Bank of San Antonio - 210-337-3663
San Antonio Housing Authority (S.A.H.A.) - 210-447-6262
San Antonio Metropolitan Health District - 210-207-8730
United Way Help Line - 211
Victim Information & Notification Everyday (V.I.N.E.) - 877-894-8463

Legal Services

Bexar County District Attorney’s Office/Protective Orders - 210-208-6824
Community Law Center - 210-271-9595
Wills Clinic - 210-212-3740
San Antonio Bar Association, Lawyer Referral - 210-227-1853
Legal Aid Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid/San Antonio - 210-212-3700  

Medical and Long Term Care

Medicare

  • http://www.alz.org - website for the Alzheimer's Association dedicated to research and prevention of Alzheimer's disease and related disorders
  • www.medicare.gov – the official Medicare website
  • http://www.medicarerights.org/Index.html - general news and information about Medicare
  • http://www.cms.gov/ - the official website of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the agency that administers Medicare and Medicaid.
  • www.medicareadvocacy.org – the Center for Medicare Advocacy, includes a wide variety of information: summary of Medicare issues, appeals, litigation, and a link to order Medicare informational materials.
  • www.nmmra.org – New Mexico Medical Review Association –Medicare quality improvement organization reviews concerns from Medicare patients regarding quality of care, early discharge

Long Term Care Facilities

Nursing Homes

  • www.nccnhr.org – National Citizens' Coalition for Nursing Home Reform – includes a wide variety of nursing home information, including government policy, information on current bills and legislation, and links to state websites. Also includes a link to ombudsmen.

Assisted Living

  • www.ccal.org – the Consumer Consortium on Assisted Living

New Mexico Health Care Programs

State Financial Assistance

Medicaid

QMB/SLMB

Institutional Medicaid

Medicaid Waiver Programs

Home Health

Skilled Care

  • www.medicare.gov – information on skilled care benefits covered by Medicare.

Prescription Assistance

Dental/Vision/Hearing