Resources

Resources for individuals to secure a happy, healthier & better quality of life.

 

Help For Texans 

Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services

 

It's All About You 

Central Texas Aging & Disability Resource Center

 

Free Wellness Publications 

National Institution on Aging

 

www.ready.gov

 

Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's Research and Prevention Foundation

 

Asbestos 

One-stop resource on all asbestos and mesothelioma-related issues.

 

Bugs, Bugs and More Bugs

Bee Safety 

Brown Recluse

 

Caregiving

Rosalyn Carter Institute for Caregiving

www.caregiver.com

 

Cholesterol

Visit the the National Stroke Association

 

Dental 

Dental Hygiene Care offered by Temple College Dental Hygiene Students.

Services Include: Oral examination, Cleaning, X-rays, Topical fluoride, Patient education, Nutritional Counseling, Sealants

Cleaning Fee: $15.00

FREE Screenings on Mondays between 8:30am - 10:00am or 1:30pm - 3:00pm.

They welcome all ages and all income levels. For more information, call the TC Dental Hygiene Department at:

254-298-8688

 

 

Elder Abuse

800-252-5400

www.everyonesbusiness.org

Texas Department of Family and Protective Services

 

Fraud

SENATE AGING COMMITTEE LAUNCHES NEW ANTI-FRAUD HOTLINE, ENHANCED WEBSITE TO ASSIST SENIORS

Crooks Defraud Health Care System With Fake Insurance Plans And Phony Medicare, Medicaid Claims

Health

Resources on a wide range of health topics selected from over 1,600 government and non-profit organizations to bring you the best, most reliable health information on the Internet, by the U. S. Department of Health & Human Services.

 

Hospice

CANCER IN AMERICA

At the End of Life, They Offer Comfort by Sean Flynn

 

Investing Education in Texas

Texas State Securities Board, Investor Education & Protection

 

Medicare

Medicare Your Guide to Medicare's Preventive Services

 

Take Time Texas

Even the most amazing caregivers need time and assistance. Take Time Texas challenges caregiver to take some time for themselves and reach for information, support and assistance. 

 

TakeTimeTexas.org

Respite for caregivers. Please call 254-770-2330 to get respite to help you with your loved one(s).

 

Social Security

Social Security Field Offices to Close to the Public a Half Hour Early Each Day and at Noon on Wednesdays

 

Veteran's Caregivers 

The Department of Veterans’ Affairs is pleased to announce the launch of a toll-free National Caregiver Support Line:

1-855-260-3274

The Caregiver Support Line was created to recognize the significant contributions made by caregivers allowing Veterans to remain at home surrounded by family and friends. Open Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. and Saturday 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time; licensed clinical social workers will be available to answer your questions, listen to your concerns and directly link you to the Caregiver Support Coordinator at your local VA Medical Center. Each VA Medical Center has a Caregiver Support Coordinator who can locate assistance tailored to your unique situation.

We encourage you to call the National Caregiver Support Line at:

 1-855-260-3274

We look forward to hearing from you.

 

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