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Area Agency on Aging, H-GAC, Houston, Texas

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Address: H-GAC Area Agency on Aging
Houston, Texas  77227  
United States
Fax: 713-993-4578
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 50
Number of People Being Served: 20000
EIN: 74-1557575
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Mission Statement


The H-GAC Area Agency on Aging provides high quality services to senior adults, age 60 and over, through direct community-based services. The AAA's mission is to assist older persons remain independent and maintain their dignity.

Description


The H-GAC is a voluntary association of local governments and local elected officials. The AAA is a department of the H-GAC and serve 12 counties in the Gulf Coast Area: Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Colorado, Ft. Bend, Galveston, Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery, Walker, Waller and Wharton. The AA manages the Older Americans Act and other state funded programs, such as: Access & Assistance, Congregate & Home Delivered Meals, Homemaker Services, Case Management, Information & Referral, Legal/Benefits Counseling, Transportation, Elder Abuse Awareness, Advocacy and Ombudsman/Advocate for residents in long-term care.

The H-GAC is a voluntary association of local governments and local elected officials. The AAA is a department of the H-GAC and serve 12 counties in the Gulf Coast Area: Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Colorado, Ft. Bend, Galveston, Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery, Walker, Waller and Wharton. The AA manages the Older Americans Act and other state funded programs, such as: Access & Assistance, Congregate & Home Delivered Meals, Homemaker Services, Case Management, Information & Referral, Legal/Benefits Counseling, Transportation, Elder Abuse Awareness, Advocacy and Ombudsman/Advocate for residents in long-term care.

Mission Statement: The H-GAC Area Agency on Aging provides high quality services to senior adults, age 60 and over, through direct community-based services. The AAA's mission is to assist older persons remain independent and maintain their dignity.

Local Affiliation



Program Type:


Seniors Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes