Abuse / Fraud

Resources to help recognize and report elder abuse and avoid both abuse and fraud.

600 S. Tyler, Suite 1330, Amarillo TX 79101

Phone: (806) 379-6222

BBB helps people find businesses, brands and charities they can trust. BBB Amarillo serves the twenty-six counties of the Texas Panhandle.

3521 SW 15th Avenue, Amarillo TX 79102

Phone: (806) 358-6211

Texas Abuse Hotline: 1-800-252-5400

APS investigates abuse, neglect and the exploitation of adults who are elderly or have disabilities. Victims of abuse, neglect or exploitation may get short-term help with shelter, home repairs, food, transportation, managing money, medical care, home healthcare services and mental health services.

415 SW 8th Avenue, Amarillo TX 79105

Phone: (806) 372-3381

The PRPC's Dispute Resolution Center (DRC) is designed to empower residents of the Panhandle region to resolve all types of conflicts through the use of mediation. Such resolution is achieved with the assistance of trained, impartial mediators who facilitate meetings between the disputing parties.

815 Brazos, Suite 1100, Austin TX 78701

Phone: (800) 622-2520

The Legal Hotline for Older Texans answers questions free of charge in many areas of the law and is available to Texans 60+ or Medicare recipients of any age inquiring about a Medicare related matter.

P.O. Box 2024, Amarillo TX 79105

Phone: (806) 340-5377

Local senior resource providing grocery delivery services, transportation, elder abuse awareness, community education, professional development and assists with access to care.

4750 Canyon Drive, Amarillo TX 79109

Phone: (877) 803-6318

The Amarillo Social Security Administration office determines eligibility and pays benefits to those entitled to survivor benefits. Determines eligibility and pays benefits to the entitled legally blind. Determines eligibility and pays retirement benefits to those entitled aged 62 and older. 

1414 Colorado St, Austin TX 78701

Phone: (512) 427-1463

Board Certified attorneys in elder law. To search for attorneys in Amarillo/Canyon, open the website to scroll through Amarillo/Canyon attorneys, or click on "Find A Lawyer" to search for another area.

P.O. Box 12548, Austin TX 78711

Phone: (800) 621-0508

Protects Texas consumers by accepting complaints, filing civil cases in the public interest and educating Texans on how to spot and avoid possible scams. Over 3.1 million people over the age of 65 call Texas home. We educate and empower seniors with information in an effort to protect them from fraud and abuse.

Phone: (800) 252-5400

Adult Protective Services investigates abuse, neglect and exploitation of adults who are elderly or have disabilities and who live in the community. Any adult who has a disability or who is age 65 or older that is in a state of abuse, neglect or exploitation may be eligible to receive adult protective services.

501 S. Fillmore Street, Amarillo TX 79101

Phone: (806) 379-2325

2309 Russell Long Blvd. #120, Amarillo TX 79015

Phone: (806) 468-5570