Resources

Helpful Phone Numbers

AARP: 1-866-227-7443
Adult Protective Services: 214-951-7902
Alzheimer’s Association: 214-827-0062
Alzheimer’s Association: 1-800-272-3900
American Cancer Society: 214-819-1200
American Heart Association & American Stroke Association: 214-373-6300
Area Agency on Aging (Dallas): 211 Texas 214-379-4636
Arthritis Foundation: “214-826-4361
Dallas Area Parkinsonism Society: 972-620-7600
Dallas County Older Adult Services: 214-819-1860
Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind: 214-821-2375
Helpline for Older Adults and People with Disabilities: 1-855-937-2372
Jewish Family Services: 972-437-9950
Legal Hotline for Older Texans: 1-800-622-2520
Meals on Wheels Collin County: 972-562-6996
Meals on Wheels Dallas: 214-689-2639
Medicaid: 214-767-6495
Medicare: 1-800-633-4227
Metrocrest Services: 972-242-4464
Senior Employment Program: 214-823-5700
The Senior Source: 214-823-5700
Social Security Administration: 1-800-772-1213
Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services: 1-800-458-9858
Texas Medicare Fraud Patrol: 1-888-341-6187
VA Medical Center: 214-742-8387

Information on Aging

Area Agency on Aging of Dallas County: www.ccgd.org/seniors/daaa.html
Area Agency on Aging of North Central Texas: www.nctcog.org
Texas Senior Medicare Patrol: www.texassmp.org
VA North Texas: www.NorthTexas.va.gov
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: www.cdc.gov
Caregiving: www.familycaregiversonline.net

Insurance Information

Medicare: www.medicare.gov
Insurance Premium Comparisons: www.insweb.com
Texas Department of Insurance: www.tdi.state.tx.us

Financial Information

Social Security: www.ssa.gov
Bank Rates: www.BankRate.com
Government Information: www.usa.gov

Medical Information

Web MD: www.webmd.com
Medical News: www.MedicalNewsToday.com
Drug Listings: www.rxlist.com
Cancer Information: www.cancer.gov
Diabetes Information: www.diabetes.org
Health Information: www.FamilyDoctor.org
Nursing Home Performance: www.medicare.gov
National Parkinson’s disease Foundation: www.parkinson.org
Alzheimer’s Association: www.alz.org
National Stroke Association: www.stroke.org

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