Founded in 1977, the Advocacy Center is a nonprofit organization that offers a range of legal services to senior citizens. It serves individuals with mental illnesses and developmental disabilities. The center provides emergency response solutions for hurricanes. The Advocacy Center administers accessible housing and community living ombudsman programs. It provides a variety of protection and advocacy services for traumatic brain injury and assistive technology. The center also administers workforce incentives planning and assistance coalition and ombudsman legal assistance programs. The Advocacy Center offers a range of counseling and community outreach services. Additionally, the center conducts the Long Term Care Ombudsman program, which serves individuals in nursing homes and facilities.