“Caring for a loved one with memory loss is stressful. We are available to offer respite care, facilitate family meetings, provide education and resources as needed. ”

- Carol Cooper, Care Team Director

ResourcES

Case Management/Care Consultation

Area Agency on Aging
8000 North Stadium Drive, 3rd floor
Houston, Texas 77054
(713) 797-9001

Alzheimer’s Association
(713) 266-6400
www.alz.org

Jewish Family Services
(713)667-9336

Sheltering Arms Senior Services
(713)685-6577

Counseling

Interface-Samaritan Counseling Centers, Inc.
4803 San Felipe Street
Houston, Texas 77056
(713)626-7990

Robert E. Reichlin, PhD
4500 Bissonnet, Suite 335
Bellaire, Texas 77401
(713)666-6898

Nick Finnegan Counseling Center
2714 Joanel
Houston, Texas 77009
(713)402-5046

Government Financial Assistance for Adult Day Care

Michael DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston
(Amazing Place has a VA Contract for Adult Day Services for Veterans)
713-791-1414 Ext. 6737

Harris County Veterans Service Office- Aid and Attendance
281-876-6600

Medical Evaluation and Treatment

Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Disorders Center
Baylor College of Medicine
Smith Tower, 18th Floor
6550 Fannin, Houston, Texas 77030
(713)798-4734
www.bcm.edu/neurology/admdc/

Geriatric Medical Associates
Baylor College of Medicine
1709 Dryden, Houston, Texas 77030
(713)798-3967

UT Consortium of Aging
713-500-3853
Contact: Lyn Emerich

Memory Care and Caregiving

Alzheimer’s Association Houston and Southeast Texas Chapter
(713) 255-6400

Alzheimer’s Association (national)
www.alz.org

Alzheimer’s Disease International
www.alz.co.uk

Family Caregiver Alliance
1(800)445-8106
www.caregiver.org

Strength for Caring: A Place for Caregivers
www.strengthforcaring.com

National Family Caregiver’s Association
1-800-896-3650
www.thefamilycaregiver.org

National Alliance for Caregiving
www.caregiving.org

Lotsa Helping Hands
www.lotsahelpinghands.com

Legal Information

Elder Law Answers
www.elderlawanswers.com

Houston Bar Association
(Fee legal hotline and Elder Law Handbook)
www.hba.org

Government Services

2-1-1 Texas
(Connecting People and Services)
Dial 2-1-1
www.211texas.org

Eldercare Locator
1-800-677-1116
www.eldercare.gov

Texas Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
(part of Texas Dept. of Aging and Disability Services)
(Search for “Ombudsman”)

Area Agencies on Aging (Texas)
1-800-252-9240