DALLAS aREA agency on aging
Help for Seniors & Caregivers
The Dallas Area Agency on Aging coordinates a comprehensive, integrated service access system. The Dallas Area Agency on Aging Care Managers work to ensure easy access to services provided to and for Dallas County older adults and their caregivers. The following services are currently provided by Dallas Area Agency on Aging.
This program works to assist older adult clients with difficult or multiple problems. Services include:
Family Caregiver Support
This program provides a multi-faceted system of support services for family caregivers and grandparents raising grandchildren or older individuals who are relative caregivers. The intent is to ease the emotional, physical, and financial strain of caregiving. Services include:
This program provides prescreening and referral for public benefits. It helps seniors and caregivers understand Social Security, SSI, Medicare and Medicaid as well as Medicare Supplement and Long-Term Care Insurance.
Our EmpowerYou! team provide evidence-based health and wellness workshops that empower adults to actively manage their conditions and take the steps necessary to live healthy and fulfilling lives. Our workshops have been highly researched and proven to be effective in a community setting and provide better health, better health care, and reduced health-related costs.
Please connect with us to stay healthy while at home. Email or call a member of our Evidence Based Team to register or find out more about our free health education classes and tool kits available.
Chronic Disease Self-Management Virtual Workshop
Do you have a chronic health condition, or do you know someone who does? Our Chronic Disease Self-Management Program helps those living with a chronic health conditional improve their general health. (reed more...)
Diabetes Self-Management Virtual Workshop
Have you been diagnosed with pre-diabetes, Type II Diabetes, or know someone who has been? Our Diabetes Self-Management Workshop helps those living with diabetes or pre-diabetes to improve their general health. (read more…)
Chronic Pain Self-Management Virtual Workshop
Do you have chronic pain, or do you know someone who does? Our Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop helps individuals and their loved ones deal with the ongoing issues associated with chronic pain. (read more…)
Empower!You is expanding!
Community Partners: If you would like to host a Matter of Balance or Self Management Programs at your facility, contact us.
Volunteer Lay Leaders & Coaches: If you are motivated to help older adults maintain their independence and live better lives, Empower!You provides a meaningful way to invest your time and help our community.
Physicians: You can refer your patients to either Self-Management Programs or A Matter of Balance classes.
Many older adults and people with disabilities find it hard to travel to work, doctors appointments, or to visit friends. At MyRide Dallas, we want you to stay mobile and continue living a full, rich life.
Let MyRide Dallas connect you to the transportation options you need and keep moving around town.
Give us a call! 972-855-8084