Senior Care, Retirement, and Estate Planning

Offering support, education, and guidance for legal matters that affect us later in life.

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The Legal Hotline for Texans

If you are age 60 or older, our attorneys can give you legal advice — all for free and over the phone. We offer counsel and advice on certain civil (non-criminal) legal matters like:  

 

Advance Directives, Power of Attorney, and Adult Guardianship

Home Ownership and Property Issues

Landlord/Renter Issues (for the Renter)​

Medicaid and Medicare

Consumer Issues (Ex. Bankruptcy, Collections, Repossession, and Contracts)

Food Stamps (SNAP), SSI, Social Security, and Other Public Benefits


This program provides counsel and advice only — we cannot draft legal documents, engage in negotiations with third parties, or go to court. 

ELIGIBILITY

You must be 60 or older or a Medicare Beneficiary. 
 

HOW TO GET HELP

 

The Legal Hotline for Texans
Monday - Friday | 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

800.622.2520, Option 3

Apply Online

Learn more about elder law legal issues on our partner site TexasLawHelp.org

South Central Pension Rights Project

Our attorneys can help you locate your retirement funds and claim the benefits you've earned, regardless of the type of company you worked for or the type of pension plan involved. 

 

ELIGIBILITY

You must be a worker/retiree (or a family member) that currently lives or works in Arkansas, Louisiana, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, or Texas. ​

 

HOW TO GET HELP

 

South Central Pension Rights Project

Monday - Friday | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

800-856-7841

Transactional Legal Assistance

 

 

We can help you create a plan for your estate (home, land, and automobiles) so you can keep your property in the family. Our legal team can also help you appoint a Power of Attorney (designating another person to handle your finances).
 

ELIGIBILITY

You must be a Texas resident with a household income at or below 125% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. 

HOW TO GET HELP

 

Transactional Legal Assistance
Monday - Friday | 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

512-637-6752 | 800-622-2520

Learn more about estate planning on our partner site TexasLawHelp.org