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Caregiving
... specific facilities they are interested in? Do they have long-term care insurance? To learn about long-term care ... resources and topics available to help caregivers include: Aging and Disability Resource Center The Aging and Disability ... Center provides free key points of entrance to long term services and supports. Trained information, referral and ...

Aging
... an increase in the need for all types of health and human services such as health care, home care, personal care and long-term care. Texas Health and Human Services provides a ... programs, such as those provided by local area agencies on aging , are available to everyone who is 60 or older. ...

Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities (IDD) - Long-term Care
... Self-help Independent living The Explanation of IDD Services and Supports (PDF) describes programs to help people ... finding group home or an intermediate care facility. The Long-term Care Provider Search is one resource to use when ...

Definitions of Terms
... and is applying for a permit. APS: Adult Protective Services. ARIF: Administrative review of investigation ... of the community for the person not to serve a jail term but to do community work, and says that when this is ... full permit: A permit that is effective as long as the operation pays its annual fees; the operation ...

Case Worker Community Care for Aged and Disabled Handbook
... and Replacement 2200 Intake Procedures 2210 Requests for Services 2211 Applications and Referrals Routed from the ... 2348 Retroactive Payments 2349 Procedures for Applicants Aging Out of PCS to PHC 2400 Assessment Process 2410 Overview ... Visit is Necessary 2721.4 Revising the Service Plan 2721.5 Long-term Versus Short-term Changes in the Individual's ...

Aging Texas Well
Aging Texas Well is a Texas Health and Human Services ... support Education Employment Financial Health and long-term care Housing Legal Mental health Physical health ...

Age Well Live Well: Be Informed
... support to age our best. Knowing about statewide and local services and programs can help you decide what is best for ... of their income for rent. A White House Conference on Aging study shows that since the Great Recession, the number ... search engine Area agency on aging or call 800-252-9240 Long-term Care Long-term care refers to a variety of programs ...

Age Well Live Well: Be Healthy
... are living longer today than ever before. However, living long does not always mean living well. Texas Health and Human Services encourages people and communities to take action ... programs that are easy to implement. Area agencies on aging provide older adults and their caregivers with health ...

Breastfeeding Support Services to Change for Texas Medicaid on September 1, 2017
... must provide all medically necessary, Medicaid-covered services to eligible clients. Administrative procedures such ... as they are neither effective in maintaining a long-term milk supply nor efficient when pumping during short ...

Care for People 60+
Español Texas Health and Human Services contracts with local area agencies on aging (AAAs) across the state to provide services to anyone ... People at risk of being placed in a nursing home or other long-term care facility Where Do I Call to Get These ...