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Caregiver Support Program
Caregiver Support Program

The Caregiver Support program targets individuals of any age who are caring for someone age 60 plus, and grandparents (age 55+) who are raising their grandchildren* (18 and under).

The Program provides:

  • Information about available services
  • Assistance in gaining access to services
  • Support groups, and training to assist caregivers in making decisions and solving problems
  • Respite care to temporarily relieve caregivers of their caregiving duties and responsibilities
  • Limited supplemental services that complement the care provided by caregivers, such as:
    • In home Respite Care
    • Institutional Respite (adult day care) 
    • Homemaker/Personal Assistance
    • Health Maintenance
    • Income Support       
    • Residential Repair
    • Transportation
    • Home Delivered Meals
    • Emergency Response

All supportive services are available on a donation basis.


Caregiver Resource Centers--Alamo Region
(11 Counties surrounding Bexar)

The Alamo Area Agency on Aging announces that the following Caregiver Resource Centers are now open in the rural counties, providing videos, books, and handouts on a variety of topics for caregivers. 

Atascosa County  

Lytle Public Library                                                     
19325 West FM 2790 South; PO Box 831
Lytle, Texas 78052
(830) 709-4142 / (830) 772-3675 fax
Cassandra Cortez, Library Director

Pleasanton Public Library
321 N. Main Street
Pleasanton, Texas 78064
(830) 569-3622 / (830) 569-6082 fax
Dorothy Steelman, Library Director

Poteet Public Library
500 Ave. H
Poteet, Texas 78065
(830) 742-8917
Gloria Solis, Library Director


   
Bandera County

Bandera Public Library
515 Main St.
PO Box 1568
Bandera, Texas 78003
(830) 796-4213; (830) 796-3449 fax
John Hegemier, Director

   


Comal County

Comal County Citizens Center Foundation
655 Landa Street
New Braunfels, Texas 78130
(830) 629-4547; (830) 625-1802 fax
Ken Lowery, Executive Director



Frio County   

Dilley Public Library
231 W. FM 117
Dilley, Texas 78017
(830) 965-1951 / (830) 965-4131 fax
Norma Herrera, Library Director


Pearsall Public Library
200 E. Trinity              
Pearsall, Texas 78061
(830) 334-2496; (830) 334-9194 fax
David Medrano, Library Director

Gillespie County

Golden Hub Senior Center
1009 N. Lincoln Street
Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
(830) 997-7131 / (830) 997-0464 fax
Denise Usener, Director


Guadalupe County

The Silver Center
510 E. Court Street
Seguin, Texas 78155
(830) 303-6612; (830) 379-3813 fax
Kim Manley, Executive Director


Marion ISD Community Library
500 Bulldog Dr.
P.O. Box 619
Marion, TX 78124
(830) 914-2803 x430 / (830) 914-2524 fax
Maryellen Hiti, Community Library Director


Schertz Area Senior Center
608 Schertz Parkway
Schertz, Texas 78154
Cathy Slocke, Center Director
(210) 619-1970
 
 


Karnes County       

Kenedy Public Library
303 West Main Street
Kenedy, Texas 78119
(830) 583-3313 / (830) 583-3270 fax
Sylvia Pena, Library Director    


Runge Public Library
311 N. Helena Rd.
Runge, Texas 78151
Betty Plant, Library Director


Kendall County

The Rainbow Center    
17 Old San Antonio Rd
Boerne, Texas 78006
(830) 249-2114; (830) 249-4046 fax
Olivia Burdick, Executive Director


Kerr County

Dietert Center
451 Guadalupe Street, Ste. 101
Kerrville, Texas 78028
(830) 792-4044; (830) 896-4161 fax
Tina Woods, Director


Medina County

Hondo Public Library
1011 19th Street
Hondo, Texas 78861
(830) 426-5333 / (830) 426 -7089 fax
Dorothy Saathoff, Library Director


Castroville Public Library
802 London
Castroville, Texas 78009
(830) 931-4095 / (830) 931-9050 fax
Kim Davis, Library Director


Wilson County

Sam Fore, Jr. Wilson County Library
One Library Lane
Floresville, Texas 78114
(830) 393-7361 / (830) 393-7337 fax
Nicki Stohr, Library Director
 

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