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Texas Panhandle Senior Assistance Programs

Senior Assistance Programs and Services in the Texas Panhandle Region.

Senior Care by Texas Region

The Area on Aging of the Panhandle

Provides the planning, coordination and implementation of many services. Eligible participants can take advantage of such programs as congregate and home delivered meals, emergency response services, adult day care, transportation, minor home repairs/modifications, homemaker services, personal care assistance, and legal assistance/representation. Information and assistance, benefits counseling and nursing home ombudsman are also provided.

Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services | DADS

Guide to the wide range of free or low-cost services available to serve older adults and their families in the state.

Lubbock Meals on Wheels

Provides nutritious home-delivered meals to those who are homebound, elderly, or disabled. Includes program, volunteering, and events. Lubbock Meals on Wheels delivers meals inside the Lubbock city limits. Some surrounding communities such as Idalou, TX provide meal deliver through a contractual agreement with Lubbock Meals on Wheels.

Panhandle Community Services

Panhandle Community Services is a non-profit located in the panhandle of Texas. Based out of Amarillo, Texas, Panhandle Community Services provides assistance to families and individuals with a wide variety of programs including transportation, weatherization and utility assistance.

Texas Panhandle RSVP

Retired Seniors Volunteer Program gives area seniors the opportunity to use their talents and experiences to enrich the lives of others in meaningful ways.

Meals For The Elderly

Dedicated to serving warm, nutritious meals to the homebound elderly in and around San Angelo.
Through their supplemental pet food program, elderly clients receive packaged pet food at least twice a month so that their pets can remain a healthy and loving companion.

A Time to Share

Since 1999, 'A Time to Share,' has helped serve disabled adults and seniors in Amarillo during the Christmas time. This year over 200 volunteers donated their time to deliver presents to those in the community. Shopping carts as full as the hearts of those who volunteer on this special delivery day. 'A Time to Share' serves seniors and disabled adults through a partnership with 17 local agencies. For most of the recipients today will be their Christmas day. Contact Nancy Haning 806-353-3846 for more information.

Seniors Ambassadors Coalition

The Senior Ambassadors Coalition was formed in 1998 by members of the community.  Persons of  many disciplines who work with or for aging adults came together to identify service gaps and work together to meet those needs. Community Resource Coordination Group For Adults; annual Eldercare Conference; Elder Abuse Awareness; Hunger Relief Program; Transportation Program; Vials of Life Program; and an annual Senior Fall Festival. SAC phone number (806) 340-5377.



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