One of the most vulnerable groups in our communities right now are elderly relatives at nursing homes. Even worse, because many of these nursing homes are shut down to outside visitors, you may not know how they are being treated.
The state of Texas has special laws protecting the rights of the elderly and specifically those who live in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Even during the COVID-19 pandemic, these laws are in effect and nursing home abuse will be treated seriously.
There are some signs to look for even if you can’t visit your loved ones in the nursing home. If you suspect that your relative is a victim of nursing home abuse, there are steps [...]