Filter by content type:

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
... that is applying for a permit. APS : Adult Protective Services. ARIF : Administrative review of investigation ... grounds, equipment, furnishings and materials. This term does not include child-placing agencies and listed ... license is not a full permit. A full permit is valid as long as: it is not automatically suspended or revoked as ...

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 ...

Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC)
What is an Aging and Disability Resource Center? The Texas Aging and ... information and one-on-one counseling on the full range of long-term services and supports available in Texas. The ADRCs provide: ...

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 ... a healthy workplace. This Chronic Conditions and Texas’ Aging Population issue brief (PDF) highlights the prevalence ...

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 ... locating it won't add to your stress. Learn about the Aging services provided by HHS . How to Be Informed Housing ... search engine Area agency on aging or call 800-252-9240 Long-term Care Long-term care refers to a variety of programs ...

Palliative Care
... management, pain, stress and symptom management for as long as your illness lasts, in coordination of ongoing ... care. However, you can receive supportive palliative care services at any stage of an illness. The earlier you access ... care professionals can be called to aid, including long-term care facilities, in-patient hospice facilities, private ...

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 ...

Please do not provide personal information (e.g., social security/case numbers, address, etc.)