Advocate Legal Senior Center
Advocate Legal Senior Center is a non-profit organization founded in 1982. Situated in the heart of Third Ward, Houston, Texas. We are a legal service provider for low-income Seniors and caregivers. Known for its advocacy skills in aiding minority Seniors in accessing government entitlements. It has been a mainstay of the community for over 25 years.
Advocate Senior Legal Center has been the recipient of numerous grants:
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Homeless Program Grant to provide legal assistance to HIV infected minorities and their families.
Texas Southern University to provide outreach for its Tobacco Prevention Program.
Sheltering Arms Senior Services (CEAP) utility assistance program.
State Bar of Texas Employment Law Section to provide counseling and advocacy to Seniors and caregivers in the areas of age discrimination, disability discrimination, family medical leave, and other employment law areas of concern.
Dreyfus Health Foundation to educate Grandparents that are raising their grandchildren how to recognize the use and abuse of drugs among their grandchildren.
Offers Pro Bono/ Sliding Scale