Elder Law Resources

Area Agency on Aging of Bexar County

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


Elder Fraud

Helpful Phone Numbers

Social Services

Legal Services

Medical and Long Term Care


  • 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

New Mexico Health Care Programs

State Financial Assistance



Institutional Medicaid

Medicaid Waiver Programs

Home Health

Skilled Care

Prescription Assistance


Bexar County Courthouse