Additional Resources

Legal Guide for Older Americans American Bar Association. Random House: 1998.

“Nursing Home Law Overview.” Available at

“Nursing Home Resident Rights.” Edson, Gail, 1996. Available at

State Assisted Living Policy: 1998 Mollica, Robert L., National Academy for State Health Policy: 1998.


American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)

601 E Street, NW
Washington, DC 20049 USA
Phone: (800) 424-3410

The American Bar Association (Commission on Legal Problems of the Elderly)

740 15th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 USA
Phone: (202) 992-1000

The National Citizens’ Coalition for Nursing Home Reform

1424 16th St., NW, Suite 202
Washington, DC 20036 USA
Phone: (202) 332-2275