Legal Information – Know Your Rights
Call the Senior Linkage Line 1-800-333-2433 for more information
on these services.
Adult Protective Services: Contact
the Human Services Department in the county where you
reside. The phone numbers are listed
below. This program protects vulnerable adults from neglect,
abuse or exploitation. There is a formal investigation
County Human Service Agencies:
Agencies are helpful in directing people to county programs.
For counties not listed call the Senior
Guardianships and Conservatorships:
When a person is no longer able to manage property and
financial matters, the
court appoints someone to act in the person’s behalf.
The person can be a family member, friend, or a professional
Legal and Paralegal Service: Provides
legal advice and referrals for people who are income eligible.
legally represent persons in cases where Medicare has