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Area Agency on Aging

Contact Information:
1514 S New Road
Waco, TX 76711
Phone: (254)292-1800
Fax: (254)756-0102

Agency Mission/Services:
We are a health and human service organization committed to improving the quality of life for those in greatest need by:
(1) providing advocacy, assistance, and access to service
(2) developing a comprehensive continuum of health and human services
(3)empowering consumers and families to maintain their independence, freedom and dignity by developing and expanding home and community based services.
Services provide older persons and their family members or other caregivers efficient access to needed services, provide effective screening and assessment of individual needs, and advocacy for older persons.

MSW Concentration: People of all ages, multiple needs, disbabled, comprehensive assessment, develop and contract with consumer for plan of work, collaborate and form/develop relationships with community agencies; assist with caregiver and care coordination program, assessing for respite services and home repairs; link consumers to services, perform follow-up; assist supervisor with grant proposals for housing, end-of-life care.

Agency Hours:
8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday-Friday

Training Required:
Yes, policy and procedures; familiar with Person Centered Planning Approach (video, articles, reading)