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Helpful Contacts for Elder Law Information


The 2014 Legal Handbook for Tennessee Seniors (free download from this link)
http://www.tba.org/programs/the-2014-legal-handbook-for-tennessee-seniors

Elder-care topics
www.eldercare.gov

Estate Planning info
www.estateplanning.com

American Association of Retired Persons
www.aarp.org

Nursing home and long term care questions
www.carepathways.com

U. S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
www.healthfinder.gov

Sites for Caregivers and Resources Available
www.alz.org/carefinder
www.caregiver.org
www.familycaregiving101.org
www.caregiving.org
www.thefamilycaregiver.org/caregiving_resources
www.aplaceformom.com

Area contacts for elder-care assistance

Southwest Tennessee Area Agency on Aging & Disability
27 Conrad Drive, Suite 150
Jackson, Tenn. 38305
Phone 731-668-7112
website: www.swtdd.org

Northwest Tennessee Area Agency on Aging & Disability
124 Weldon Drive
Martin, Tenn. 38237
Phone 731-587-4213, 1-800-750-6866
website: www.nwtddhra.org

National Family Caregiver Support Program
Jackson area contact
Phone: 731-668-6414
website: www.swtdd.org/swaaad/national-family-caregiver-support-program.php

South Human Resource Agency
1527 White Ave.
Henderson, Tenn.
Phone: 731-989-5111
website: http://swhra.org/

Department of Veterans Affairs
215 Rosa L. Parks Ave.
Nashville, Tenn. 37243
Phone: 615-741-2931
1-800-827-1000
website: http://www.tn.gov/veteran/

Social Security Administration
415 Cheyenne Drive
Jackson, Tenn. 38305
Phone: 731-660-3384
1-800-772-1213
website: http://www.socialsecurityoffices.us/state/tn/social-security-office-jackson-tn/

Tennessee Medicaid Waiver
for in home care if you
qualify for Medicaid nursing
home
Phone: 1-866-836-6678

Adult Protective Services
Phone: 1-888-277-8366

Medicare Services
Phone: 1-800-633-4227