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  – Aging and Disability Resource Center

Your link to federal, state and local services. There is NO charge for ADRC services!

1-877-229-9084

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:  903-583-6496 *** Please allow at least 48 hours in advance of your appointment.

Also looking for volunteer drivers for this program.  Call VA Voluntary Service: 817-730-0078