Family Eldercare is committed to enhancing the lives of senior adults and their families and caregivers by providing the needed tools to empower them to maximize their strengths and independence. We are dedicated to helping seniors remain in their homes for as long as possible by providing services, education and information that help with informed decision-making as well as improving, enhancing dignity and quality of life. We specialize in home-based…
To protect those who are at risk of abuse, neglect and/or financial exploitation, a Court of Law appoints Family Eldercare to be legal guardian of persons who lack the mental capacity to make decisions (due to age, illness or disability) and have no appropriate family or friends to act in that capacity. Our professional care managers, who have the designation of Texas Certified Guardians, serve as guardian agents for hundreds…
Family Eldercare's Money Management Program helps seniors and people with disabilities continue to live independently in their homes and in their neighborhoods through assistance with managing their benefits and/or income. Family Eldercare began providing Money Management Services in 1986 to prevent abuse, neglect and exploitation of seniors and adults with disabilities. Our goal is to provide assistance and support to those who lack the capability to manage their benefits or…
Family Eldercare helps coordinate a range of services for older adults living independently at several senior housing properties in the community. Family Eldercare's Service Coordinators work onsite to help residents identify and acquire the services they need to remain self-reliant. Service Coordinators offer assistance on various levels, including helping residents address basic needs, obtain health care services and secure benefits. They also organize educational and social programs and volunteer activities.…
After seeing the need for affordable and independent senior living, Family Eldercare raised $5.6 million in private and public funding and opened Lyons Garden in October 2004. This 54-unit senior housing community is an award-winning model providing housing options to low-income seniors age 62+. Residents live independently in one-bedroom apartments and have access to a large community building and an expansive interior courtyard. Lyons Garden is located at: 2720 Lyons…
2016 Spring Calendar and Catalog can be downloaded at the bottom of this page. Lifetime Connections Without Walls is building a community of seniors over the phone. The program is open to anyone over the age of 50. “Connection is the energy that is created between people when they feel seen, heard and valued.” ~ Brene Brown Family Eldercare’s Lifetime Connections Without Walls program (LCWW) offers socialization, brain fitness activities…
2016 Summer Fan Drive Family Eldercare’s annual Summer Fan Drive meets a critical basic need: relief from life-threatening heat for those who do not have or cannot afford a fan or air-conditioning. For 26 years, the Fan Drive has served low-income seniors, adults with disabilities and families with children. Funds raised during the Summer Fan Drive go to purchase fans for individuals and families who need help to beat the…
Often the people we serve at Family Eldercare have little or no family to celebrate the holidays with. We try to step in and provide some comfort and cheer with holiday gifts for seniors and adults with disabilities who may otherwise receive nothing. Thank you for helping us fulfill 369 client wish lists during the 2015 Holiday Season! We could not have fulfilled all of these lists without your help!…

In-Home Care

  • High Quality Care, Delivered with Kindness
    Family Eldercare provides expert in-home care for seniors and others who may need assistance while continuing to live at home. As a caregiver, you can feel confident knowing your loved one is receiving compassionate care within familiar surroundings that promote a sense of calm and comfort. Family Eldercare’s care attendants…

Volunteer

  • Volunteer to be a Guardianship Advocate
    Become a Guardian Advocate to brighten the life of a senior or an adult with a disability. Guardian Advocates make short, regular visits to a client to provide companionship and a higher quality of life…
  • Volunteer to be a Bill Payer
    Become a Bill Payer or Representative Payee to help a senior or adults with a disability better manage their finances. This volunteer opportunity requires at least 2 hours per month. Bill payers assist clients with…
  • Volunteer for Lifetime Connections Without Walls
    Lifetime Connections Without Walls is not possible without the great volunteers who keep the activities happening on the phone for seniors living at home. You can spend as little as an hour or two a…

How You Can Help

 

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