The Mission of Guardianship Services, Inc. (GSI) is to provide guardianship and supports and services for at-risk adults in Tarrant County. They support adults who:
- Need help making important decisions
- Need help managing their financial resources
- Cannot care for themselves
Learn more: https://guardianshipservices.org/
Lotsa Helping Hands is a volunteer coordination service for friends, family, colleagues, and neighbors to assist loved ones in need. It's an easy-to-use, private group calendar, specifically designed for organizing helpers, where everyone can pitch in with meals delivery, rides, and other tasks necessary for life to run smoothly during a crisis.
Learn more: https://lotsahelpinghands.com/
My Health My Resources of Tarrant County (MHMR) offers Behavioral Health, Disability and Child and Family Services for Tarrant and surrounding counties.
Mental Health, Substance Use and Disability Services Support, Information and Referrals: https://www.mhmrtarrant.org/
NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
NAMI advocates for access to services, treatment, supports and research and is steadfast in its commitment to raise awareness and build a community for hope for all of those in need.
Learn more: https://www.naminorthtexas.org/
the National Adult Day Services Association (NASDA) is a professional membership association that has succeeded in establishing an influential presence for adult day services at national policy and legislative tables. NADSA is the leading voice of the rapidly growing Adult Day Services (ADS) industry and the national focal point for ADS providers. Their members include adult day center providers, associations of providers, corporations, educators, students, retired workers, and others interested in working to build better lives for adults in adult day programs every day.
Learn more: https://www.nadsa.org/
The National Council on Aging's website provides resources, tools, best practices, for older adults. The organization provides advocacy for older Americans and is a national platform and voice to fight against ageism—and to strengthen the federal programs we all depend on as we age.
Learn more: https://www.ncoa.org/
In Spanish: https://www.ncoa.org/page/bienvenidos-a-ncoa