Resources

Resources

Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services http://www.dads.state.tx.us/

Alzheimers Support: National Alzheimers Association http://www.ALZ.org/

Safety for Older Consumers – Home Safety Checklist http://www.cpsc.gov
Parkinsons Support: National Parkinson Foundation http://www.parkinson.org/
Alzheimers Caregiving Support http://www.thiscaringhome.org
Great advice on helping your aging parents. Caring for an aging parent, elderly spouse, domestic partner or close friend presents tough challenges. Often, you’re not sure of the next step, or even the first step. Aging Parents and Elder Care can help you in a variety of ways. http://www.aging-parents-and-elder-care.com/

AGE of Central Texas: Lots of great programs. Adult Day Care Centers, Caregiver U, Early Memory loss support, Health Equipment Lending, Peer based computer classes. http://www.AGEofCentralTX.org/
2 locations 1 in Austin and 1 in Round Rock

2-1-1 Texas http://www.211texas.org/211/

Helps you find free information on services in your area providing:

Food

Shelter

Rent assistance

Utility bill assistance

Counseling

Child care

After-school programs

Senior services

Disaster relief

and other programs in your area