The HHSC Quick Resource Guide (QRG)
The HHSC Quick Resource Guide (QRG), a listing of services to the public, found in Health & Human Services Commission (HHSC) and it umbrella agencies:
Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS)
Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS)
Department of State Health Services (DSHS)
The QRG guide can be found in the HHSC website at:
Year of Elder Abuse Prevention (YEAP)
As part of the Year of Elder Abuse Prevention (YEAP), the Administration on Aging (AoA) is pleased to provide information, tools, and resources to support federal, state and local partners in their efforts to raise public awareness about elder abuse and shed light on the importance of preventing, identifying, and responding to this serious, often hidden problem. The YEAP toolkit includes an outreach guide, event planning materials, fact sheets, a Frequently Asked Questions booklet, web banner designs, YEAP poster, as well as customizable YEAP templates for newsletters, Power Points, and event flyers. In addition, the webpage contains information on social media outreach, including simple social media posts to help in promoting elder justice information and activities across popular social media platforms Facebook and Twitter.
Click here to visit the YEAP webpage for more information.
Transportation Resources for Independent Persons Program (TRIP)
TRIP Transportation Program of Neighborhood Centers/ Sheltering Arms is accepting referrals for seniors with disabilities. The TRIP Program is a mobility management program for seniors in the Houston area with disabilities that need assistance with transportation.
Click here to view the flyer to find out more information on the transportation program and eligibility criteria.
The referral number is 713.685.6577
Office hours are Monday - Friday, 8am-5pm.
Last Updated on 10/31/13