'Hospice Legal Line'
Hospice Education and Legal Partnership, Inc.
Hospice Education and Legal Partnership (HELP), Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization located in Tucson, Arizona. Also known as Hospice Legal Line, HELP was created to provide legal assistance to people who meet hospice criteria or have been diagnosed with a terminal illness (having a prognosis of six months or less if the disease or illness runs its normal course). Services are provided to not only the client, but also to family members, caretakers and other persons associated with that person. It is not necessary for the client to be receiving hospice care. He or she may be receiving hospice care, palliative care, aggressive treatment, or no treatment at all. All that is needed is a terminal diagnosis. Legal services are provided based on a sliding scale fee or pro-bono. Services are made possible from community donations and volunteer services.
How We Help
H.E.L.P. provides free and reduced fee legal care to those with terminal illness. We understand legal issues can directly impact health and quality of life for everyone involve with a terminal illness. We provide legal care to those who normally may not have access tolegal care.
How to get HELP
Services are available to anyone in the state of Arizona. Although located in Tucson, we are able to meet with you via phone, Skype, or FaceTime; and arrangements can be made for in-person meeting. There is never any charge to contact H.E.L.P. and ask questions.
How you can help
We count on the community’s generosity for funding and volunteer hours to help us provide legal care. There are many opportunities to help us. Check out our DONATE page or Contact us.
About Hospice Education and Legal Partnership, Inc.
Hospice Education and Legal Partnership (HELP) is a non-profit organization created to provide legal assistance to people and their families, caretakers and support persons whose lives are affected by a terminal illness diagnosis.
Unfortunately, there are many factors that affect the health of patients such as the stress factors from finances, end of life planning, and housing. Attorneys and legal care workers can effectively collaborate with the medical and social team to ensure, prevent, or remedy these impairing factors.
What to Do
If you believe or even if you are not sure, call us. There is no charge to ask questions. We will return your call or email within 24 hours, Please do not send personal info via email. We would like to speak to you directly. If we are not able to help you, we would like to provide you resources to help. Our number is 520/ 333-5774
HELP needs people who want to make a difference in the community. Please contact us if you would like to volunteer. You need not be an attorney or have a legal background to volunteer. We would be happy to speak with you. Contact us today.
Having difficulties with Social Security Disabilities, or Medicare or ALTCS? Let our attorneys assist or mediate.
We can help establish health care directives, guardianships, wills, or powers of attorney
Facing an eviction or foreclosure due to terminal illness? or are your caretakers? We can help.
Trouble with your health insurance carrier? Is your short or long term disability in jeopardy? We can help mediate a solution.
Are you being denied or limited on your rights to FMLA? Are you facing ADA/MHRA discrimination? Our attorneys can provide the legal support you need.
Has your illness brought you or support person creditor issues or are you now facing bankruptcy? We can provide the legal support for your financial crisis.
Please do not hesitate to contact us. There is never any charge to contact HELP and ask questions.
Please leave a message. All calls returned within 24 hours.
Tucson, AZ 85732