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Information via phone connecting Texas citizens with needed services, provided by Texas Health and Human Services Commission
 
Aging Life Care Coalition
(Formerly National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers)

http://www.aginglifecare.org


Allen Senior Recreation Center
http://www.cityofallen.org/1022/Allen-Senior-Recreation-Center
(214) 509-4820

Area Agency on Aging - North Central Texas
nctcog.org/cs/aging/
(1-800) 272-3921
Benefits counseling, respite services, resources on aging related services - Counties served: Collin, Denton, Ellis, Erath, Hood, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Navarro, Palo Pinto, Parker, Rockwall, Somervell, & Wise

Area Agency on Aging - Dallas
ccgd.org/daaa/daaa.html
(214) 871-5065

Area Agency on Aging of Tarrant County
http://unitedwaytarrant.org/area-agency-on-aging
(817) 258-8081

Alzheimer’s Association Greater Dallas
alz.org/greaterdallas/
 (1-800) 272-3900

AARP
www.aarp.org
Dallas Office - (214) 265-4078

Adult Protective Services
(1-800) 252-5400

Aging & Disability Resource Centers – ADRC
          Dallas County Connect to Care -
https://connecttocaredallas.org/
          North Central Texas (Collin, Denton & Hood/Somervell Counties) -  
http://www.nctadrc.org/
          Tarrant County -
http://www.tarrantcountyadrc.org/ or call 1-888-730-2372 

CareGiver Transitions

www.caregivertransitions.com

Practical, compassionate support and resources for family caregivers

844) 465-3695


​​Celina Senior Center
https://www.celina-tx.gov/901/Senior-Activities
(972) 382-7730

Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services
http://www.cms.gov/
1-800- 633-4227

Collin County Committee on Aging (CCCOA)
http://www.nctcog.org/cs/aging/county_detail.asp?county=085
(972) 562-6996

Collin County Senior Citizens
(972) 782-8231

Elder Care Locator
(1-800) 677-1116


Senior Center at Frisco Square
http://www.friscofun.org/Seniors
(972) 292-6550
 
McKinney Housing Authority
http://www.mckinneyha.org/
(972) 542-1003
For individuals with low to moderate income

McKinney Senior Recreation Center
http://www.mckinneytexas.org/621/Senior-Recreation-Center
(972) 547-7491

Meals on Wheels - Collin County Committee on Aging
(972) 562-6996
(Available to homebound individuals)
Meals also served at Senior Recreation Center (Collin County), Mon- Fri at 11am - Advanced signup required – (972) 547-7491


National Association of Senior Move Managers
https://www.nasmm.org/

Nursing Home Ombudsman Program
          (1-800) 252-2412 (State)
          Dallas County (214) 823-5700
          North Central Texas (817) 695-9172
          Tarrant County (817) 335-5405

Advocates for nursing home and assisted living facility residents

Plano Senior Center
(972) 941-7155

Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/senior-corps/senior-corps-programs/rsvp
(214) 823-5700

Safe Return
Missing Person (1-800) 572-1122
Registration (1-888) 572-8566

The Senior Source
www.TheSeniorSource.org
(214)  823-5700
Assists older adults at all income/ability levels with job searches, nursing home advocacy, money management, volunteer opportunities and counseling on any aging issue

Simplified Nutrition Assistance Program SNAP
(1-800) 248-1078

Social Security Administration
www.ssa.gov
(1-800) 772-1213
(1-866) 931-2731

Social Security Disability Resource Center
http://www.ssdrc.com/

Society of Certified Senior Advisors
http://www.csa.us/

Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
(1-877) 236-6500
Primary Home Care Community Based Alternative (CBA), Emergency Response Service,  In-home and Family Support Program, Help with Medicare premiums, Food Stamps

Veterans Affairs, North Texas Healthcare System
(214) 742-8387

Visiting Nurse Association (VNA)
www.vnatexas.org
          Elder Care - (214) 689-0668
          Meals on Wheels – (214) 689-0639

Dallas County - Volunteers help with errands and transportation

Visiting Nurse Association Of Texas-Collin County
(972) 562-0140

Medicaid Eligibility
www.hhsc.state.tx.us
(1-877) 236-6500
Nursing Home, CCAD (Community Care for Aged and Disabled), CBA Community Based Alternatives, QMB( Qualified Medicare Beneficiary) - Texas Department of Human Services Customer Service) - Medicaid CHIP - https://hhs.texas.gov/services/health/medicaid-chip

Medicare
www.medicare.gov
Information about Medicare benefits/premiums, nursing homes, Medicare supplemental insurance.  Locate/compare skilled care (nursing homes), help select Medicare Prescription Drug Plan, other resources

Texas Health and Human Service Commission
www.yourtexasbenefits.com
https://hhs.texas.gov/hhs-services

Access to benefits including Medicaid, Food Stamps, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Children’s Health Insurance, nursing home care, other services for elderly/disabled people. Apply for benefits, check application status, request an application, get referrals to other programs

RESOURCES (North Texas Areas)

​​Serving the North Dallas, Texas area

Senior Relocation & Downsizing in McKinney - Help for Older Adults and Their Families