Description:Advocates on behalf of long-term care consumers. Provides counseling and legal referrals in the areas of residents' rights violations, personal injury, medical malpractice, Medi-Cal, conservatorships, estate planning, wills, trusts, durable power of attorney and protective services. A consumer information service provides information on all California nursing homes and placement counseling. Produces consumer information booklets on Medi-Cal eligibility, long-term insurance and patients rights. Publishes a quarterly newsletter.
Public Transit:Not necessary for service.
650 Harrison Street, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94107 37.783521 -122.396715 Human Services
Fees:None for preplacement or other counseling. Lawyer referral service fees vary according to income. Some charges for materials. Cash, checks and credit cards accepted.
Audience:Residents and potential residents of nursing homes or residential care facilities, their friends and relatives, and other potential long-term care consumers, advocates, legislators, care providers
How to Apply:Apply by phone.
Service Wait Estimate:No wait.
- Alameda County
- Contra Costa County
- Marin County
- San Francisco County
- San Mateo County
- Santa Clara County