Resources for Seniors

AARP  www.aarp.org

Adult Protective Services (APS) http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Adult_Protection/About_Adult_Protective_Services/

Mesothelioma  http://www.mesotheliomagroup.com/

Senior Living Locator (Housing) https://www.seniorcare.org/texas/

Senior Care is an organization that provides an unbiased directory of senior living communities along with information about the different forms of care available.

Area Agency On Aging   http://www.nctcog.org/cs/aging/

Senior Advisor Using this social media site, people can locate and review assisted living and housing around  with several sorting options like distance, ratings, and different accommodations. It can be a great starting point for families who have special needs or expectations for senior care.                                                                    https://www.senioradvisor.com/granbury-tx/assisted-living?bing=hps&cl=true

How to Prevent Slips, Trips, and Falls

http://www.recallcenter .com/prevent-slips-trips- falls/

ABOUT ASSISTED LIVING: About Assisted Living is a free resource with helpful caregiver guides and information on different care options. http://www.aboutassistedliving.org/tx/granbury”

 

Veteran Resources

Robin Greer
817-579-4489
rgreer@pecanvalley.org
 

Hood County Veterans Service Officer

Linda Mallon
817-579-3292
 
 

VA Contracted Local Clinic

If you are already enrolled in the VA Health Care system and are using the facilities in Dallas or Fort Worth, the VA North Texas Healthcare System has a local contracted clinic where eligible veterans can get medical care and referrals as well. Contact the County Veteran Service Officer if you are interested in changing your primary care physician in Dallas, Fort Worth, or Temple to Granbury.

Granbury Primary Care Clinic
601 Fall Creek Highway
Granbury Texas 76048
Office: 817-326-3902

 

Veterans Employment Resource

James Grisham
Texas Veterans Commission Veterans Employment Representative
126 College Park Drive
Weatherford, Texas 76086
Office: 817-594-0049 ext. 3510
Fax: 817-594-0329
james.grisham@tvc.state.tx.us (email)

 

Vet Center Counseling Services

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Fort Worth Vet Center
6620 Westworth Blvd.
Westworth Village, Texas 76114
Office: 817-921-9095
Fax:   817-274-9712

 

Veterans Transportation Services (VTS)

Provides access to care for the Veterans of Hood County.  Connects Veterans to the Fort Woth Outpaitent Clinic and the shuttle service between there and the Dallas VA Medical Center.

To schedule transportation, call:  Asa Maddox (817)964-7761

Please allow at least 48 hours in advance of your appointment.   Also looking for volunteer drivers for this program.  Call Asa Maddox at (817)964-7761

  

“In The Zone” Peer to Peer Support Group

U.S. Veterans Museum
601 Thorp Springs Road
Granbury, Texas 76048
Meetings held Wednesday evenings 7:00pm