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Background Screening Services
CompScreen Comprehensive Screening Services  

(paid sponsor)   

 http://compscreen.net/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

In Home Care Agencies

Right at Home In Home Care & Assistance  (paid sponsor)     

http://www.rightathome.net/rosenberg/  832-294-2680         
Richmond & Rosenberg area  (HOUSTON)


Attorneys specializing in Elder Care issues

(Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts and Probate)
Norma Montalvo Petrosewicz  (paid sponsor)

http://petrolaw.biz/     

HOUSTON

Accountants (C.P.A.'s)      
Tom Petrosewicz   (paid sponsor)

 http://www.petrocpa.com       

HOUSTON   

Home Health Care Agencies that speak Spanish/Español  
Integri Health Services  (paid sponsor)

http://www.integrihealthgroup.com/ 832-674-0423                  

Pearland and surrounding areas  (HOUSTON)


TexasCSS Resource Directory

 

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Elder Care Glossary

http://www.aging-parents-and-elder-care.com/Pages/LTC_Glossary/LTC_GlossaryA.html


Terms and Definitions

http://www.nextstepincare.org/Terms_and_Definitions/



State of Texas Resources

Texas 2-1-1

http://www.211texas.org/guided-search/


Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services    

 http://www.dads.state.tx.us/services/   

ONLINE/STATEWIDE

Texas Association of Area Agencies on Aging (T4A)    

https://hhs.texas.gov/doing-business-hhs/provider-portals/long-term-care-providers/area-agencies-aging-aaa        

ONLINE/STATEWIDE  

Harris County Area Agency on Aging     

http://www.houstontx.gov/health/Aging/     

HOUSTON (1)

Area Agency on Aging of the Houston-Galveston Area     

http://www.h-gac.com/human-services/aging/default.aspx     

HOUSTON (2)
(Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Colorado, Ft. Bend, Galveston, Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery, Walker, Waller and Wharton.)

​Care Connection Aging & Disability Resource Center

http://www.careconnection.org/site/1/home.aspx
(Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Colorado, Fort Bend, Harris, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery, Walker, Waller and Wharton)


Care Management

​Elder Care Consultants of Texas (Dallas area)

http://www.eldercareconsultantstexas.com/


Personal Caregiving Services (Houston area)

http://www.personalcaregiving.com/


Piece by Piece Care Management LLC

http://piecebypiececaremanagement.com/


Texas Senior Centers

Care Planning Council of Texas

http://caretexas.net/list11_Texas_senior_centers.htm


Home Health Care Agencies that speak Vietnamese 
Cathy Home Care
https://cathyshomecare.com/    (713) 779-8998
Westchase, Stafford, Missouri City, and Sugar Land
 (HOUSTON)


Family Caregiver Alliance (Texas resources)     
https://caregiver.org/taxonomy/term/102  
ONLINE/STATEWIDE


Federal Resources
National Council on Aging     

https://www.ncoa.org/?_ga=1.249640654.957690751.1437464711     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Caregiver Advocacy
Family Caregiver Alliance     

https://www.caregiver.org/fca-advocacy-efforts         

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Texas Senior Advocacy Coalition     

http://www.txsac.org/     

AUSTIN

Caregiver Associations
American Caregiver Association     

https://www.americancaregiverassociation.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

National Alliance for Caregiving     

http://www.caregiving.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Family Caregiver Alliance     

https://www.caregiver.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Caregiver Conferences and Seminars
AGE of Central Texas     

http://www.ageofcentraltx.org/caregiver.php     

AUSTIN

Caregiver U     

http://www.ageofcentraltx.org/caregiver_u.php     

AUSTIN

Caregiver Support Groups
Alzheimer's Association     

http://www.alz.org/      

NATIONWIDE   

AGE of Central Texas     

http://www.ageofcentraltx.org/caregiver.php     

AUSTIN

Caregiver Information & Publications (in English)

Seniors Blue Book

http://www.seniorsbluebook.com/


Senior Resource Guide

http://srgserv.com/


Lubbock Senior Link Magagine

http://www.lubbockseniorlink.com/


Patient Point

http://patientpoint.com/ForPatients/index.html


National Council on Aging Benefits Checkup     

https://www.benefitscheckup.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Alzheimer's Association     

http://www.alz.org/espanol/care/caregivers.asp       

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE   

AGE of Central Texas     

http://www.ageofcentraltx.org/caregiver.php     

AUSTIN

Cuidador de Información y Publicaciones (en Español)
http://www.alz.org/espanol/care/cuidadores.asp

Documentaries

http://www.programsforelderly.com/documentaries-familycaregiving.php

Charlie Rose "Brain Series"

http://stevestockdale.com/portfolio/charlie-rose-brain-series/


Caregiver Training and Certified Nursing Aide School Programs
Caregiverlist     

https://www.caregiverlist.com/Texas/caregivertraining.aspx     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Online Caregiver Certification Programs

Alison
https://alison.com/learn/care-provision
American Caregiver Association    
 https://www.americancaregiverassociation.org/caregiver-certification.html     
ONLINE/NATIONWIDE
HealthCare Interactive     

http://www.hcinteractive.com/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

College & University Gerontology Programs
Abilene Christian University Pruett Gerontology Center    
 http://www.acu.edu/academics/gerontology/     
ABILENE

University of North Texas Applied Gerontology Certificate     
http://catalog.unt.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=13&poid=3811&returnto=989     
DENTON

     Stephen F. Austin State University Gerontology Major    
 http://www.sfasu.edu/487.asp     
NACOGDOCHES

     Texas Tech Gerontology programs     
http://www.depts.ttu.edu/hs/gpidea/gerontology.php     
ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

     University of Phoenix    
 http://www.phoenix.edu/programs/degree-programs/human-services/bachelors/bshs-gr.html      
ONLINE/NATIONWIDE   

     GRADSCHOOLS.COM Gerontology programs    
 http://www.gradschools.com/programs/gerontology     
ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Academic Journals, Networks and Symposiums
Texas Geriatrics Society     

http://texasgeriatrics.org/     

ONLINE/STATEWIDE

Neurologists
Nicolas M. Nammour, MD     

http://www.neurocareplus.com/     

HOUSTON

Attorneys specializing in Elder Care issues

(Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts and Probate)
Texas Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc.       

http://www.texasnaela.com/     
ONLINE/STATEWIDE  

Financial Advisors
Danielle Bily     

https://www.edwardjones.com/en_US/fa/index.html&CIRN=428666      

HOUSTON    

Certified Senior Advisors
Society of Certified Senior Advisors    

 http://www.csa.us/       

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE  

Long-Term Care Insurance
Texas Department of Insurance Resource Page    

http://www.tdi.texas.gov/consumer/hicap/hicapltc05.html   

ONLINE/STATEWIDE

Licensed Professional Counselors (L.P.C.'s)
Texas Counseling Association     

http://www.txca.org/tca/default.asp     

ONLINE/STATEWIDE

Volunteer Caregivers     

http://www.nvcnetwork.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Care Partners

​Interfaith Care Partners

http://www.interfaithcarepartners.org/index.php/home/c/home

HOUSTON 


Non-Profit Organizations

Care for Elders (United Way)

http://careforelders.org/default.aspx

HOUSTON
AGE of Central Texas     

http://www.ageofcentraltx.org/    

AUSTIN
Caregiver SOS     

http://caregiversos.org      

SAN ANTONIO    
Fort Bend Seniors Meals on Wheels     

http://www.fortbendseniors.org     

HOUSTON
Beating Alzheimer's By Embracing Science (BABES)   

http://alzbabes.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE 
Charity Navigator     

http://www.charitynavigator.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Respite Services
Take Time Texas     

http://www.dads.state.tx.us/taketimetexas/     

ONLINE/STATEWIDE

Transportation Resources
MY RIDE Dallas     

http://www.ccgd.org/seniors/transportation.html     

DALLAS

MobilityWorks

https://www.mobilityworks.com/mobilityworks-locations/

NATIONWIDE
J.T.'s Auto Sales    

(979) 234-2703     jtsauto@elc.net     

EAGLE LAKE

Senior Adult Day Centers
Amazing Place     

http://www.amazingplacehouston.org/     

HOUSTON
AGE of Central Texas     

http://www.ageofcentraltx.org/adc.php     

AUSTIN

"Aging in Place" Resources
The National Aging In Place Council     

http://www.ageinplace.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Home Modifications - Lifts and Ramps
Next Day Access    

http://www.nextdayaccess.com/contact-us/locations/     
SAN ANTONIO, HOUSTON, FORT WORTH, DALLAS

Assistive Technologies
Independa     

http://independa.com/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Geriatric Nursing  
 https://www.connecttocaredallas.org/public/News/81af3754-504c-4eb5-b21f-6dd893cdd453.pdf

Home Health Care Franchise Opportunities
ACTi-KARE    

http://franchising.actikare.com/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE  
LovedOnes     

http://www.lovedonescares.com/franchise/         

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE 

Care Coordination
Next Step in Care     

http://www.nextstepincare.org/        

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Older Veteran and "Wounded Warrior" Support Programs
USO Warrior and Family Care     

http://www.uso.org/warriorandfamilycare/        
ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Veteran's Caregiver Training Program-Easter Seals     
http://www.easterseals.com/our-programs/military-veterans/veterans-caregiver-training.html?referrer=http://www.caregiving.org/resources/military-families/
ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

The American Legion     

http://www.legion.org/woundedwarriors       

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Wounded Warrior Project     

http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Disabled American Veterans     

http://www.dav.org/        

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE  

Paralyzed Veterans of American     

http://www.pva.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

VA Caregiver Support     

http://www.caregiver.va.gov/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Social Security Expedited Disability Application Process for Veterans
http://www.ssa.gov/people/veterans/
ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

AmeriCorps Peer Navigation Program/

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston
http://catholiccharitiesusa.org/program/americorps-peer-navigation-program/
HOUSTON

San Antonio Coalition for Veterans & Families     

http://sacvf.org/index.html     

SAN ANTONIO​​

Forward March Inc.
(Maui Warrior Appreciation Vacation)   
http://www.forwardmarchinc.com/warriorappreciationwknd.html   
SAN ANTONIO​​

Charity Navigator     

http://www.charitynavigator.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

Overseas Caregiver Opportunities

Faith-Based Caregiver Organizations
Christian Family Eldercare     

http://www.christianfamilyeldercare.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE


CJE SeniorLife     

http://cje.net/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE

ISSA USA     

http://www.issausa.org/     

ONLINE/NATIONWIDE