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Break-Out Sessions:"How to Plan and Pay for Changes brought about by Aging and Illness"Virginia Larson, Attorney at Law"Veterans Administration: How It Can (and Cannot) Help You as a Caregiver"Rachel Horn and Kelly Ovalle, Department of Veterans Affairs"Leaving a Legacy: A Caregiver Guide to End-of-Life Decisions"Jennifer Lopez, Lone Star Lions Eye Bank"Sensory Changes in Aging"Rachel Allen, Connect Hearing Respite Care Video- Informational video from the Texas Department of Aging and Disabilities Services explaining respite care and how if benefits both the care recipient and the caregiver.
The day also includes a keynote talk by a nationally-renown expert in aging and caregiver concerns, workshops on topics related to caregiving with experts available for questions, along with a complimentary lunch and opportunities to visit with leading senior services non-profit organizations and companies.
Jane Meier Hamilton is the CEO and Founder of Partners on the Path, LLC, providing caregiver support programs to businesses that employ, and non-profits that support caregivers.
If you are not already signed up for one of these programs, visit the sites below to find out if you might be eligible or to apply for benefits.
It allows taxpayers to postpone paying their property taxes for as long as they live in their residence homestead. Check with your mortgage company to determine if they will honor a deferral on your homestead.
The 24-hour period provides an easy and fun way for our entire community to give together while helping local nonprofits.
This year, we need YOUR help so that we can continue to deliver more than a meal.
The American Community Survey, also knowns as the Census, estimates 3.4 million Texans -- or 12.9 percent of the population -- had a disability in 2014.
These men, women and children are eligible for a range of state and federal services including rehabilitation, medical equipment, help finding a job, medical care and personal attendants.