North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging

North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging

The North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging has a broad range of support services for family caregivers, including support coordination, respite care, information, education, and counseling. Eligibility Criteria The caregiver cannot be paid for his/her services;...
Dallas Area Agency On Aging Services

Dallas Area Agency On Aging Services

The Dallas Area Agency on Aging program coordinates a comprehensive, integrated service access system. Care managers work to assure easy access to services provided to and for Dallas County older adults and their caregivers. The following services are provided: Family...
June 15th is Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15th is Elder Abuse Awareness Day

The abuse of older people, also known as elder abuse, is a single or repeated act, or lack of appropriate action, occurring within any relationship where there is an expectation of trust, which causes harm or distress to an older person. This type of violence...
Benefits of a Routine for Family Caregivers

Benefits of a Routine for Family Caregivers

For family caregivers, the responsibilities can feel overwhelming. From managing medications to ensuring safety, the list is extensive and you face a variety of challenges on a daily bases. Establishing a routine can bring much-needed structure and predictability. It...
Celebrate Men’s Health Month & Father’s Day

Celebrate Men’s Health Month & Father’s Day

Here’s to Men and Fathers everywhere! No two men are alike, but they certainly share some common ground. Men’s health is a combination of physical, mental, and spiritual well-being. Many men, after a lifetime of working, find themselves with extra time on...