Dallas County offices will be closed November 23rd and 24th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

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Sources of Assistance

Adult Protective Services1-800-252-5400www.dfps.state.tx.us
Aging & Disability Services512-438-3011www.dads.state.tx.us
Aging Texas Well www.dads.state.tx.us/services/agingtexaswell
Alzheimer’s Association1-800-272-3900www.alz.org/greaterdallas
The Arc of Dallas214-634-9810www.arcDallas.org
Attorney General of Texas1-800-621-0508www.oag.state.tx.us
Autism Society of America1-800-328-8476www.autism-society.org
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)214-979-1111www.dart.org
Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind214-821-2375www.dallaslighthouse.org
Dallas Metrocare214-333-7000www.metrocareservices.org
Deaf Action Center214-521-0407(V) and 214-377-1898 (VP)www.dactexas.org
Disability Rights/Texas1-800-252-9108www.disabilityrightstx.org
Governor’s Ombudsman Helpline1-800-843-5789www.governor.state.tx.us
Legal Aid of Northwest Texas214-748-1234lanwt.org
Legal Hotline for Elder Texans1-800-622-2520www.tlsc.org
Long Term Care Ombudsman1-800-252-2412www.dads.state.tx.us
Long Term Care Regulatory Nursing Home Investigation1-800-458-9858www.dads.state.tx.us
Medicare1-800-633-4227www.medicare.gov
Medicaid Hotline1-800-252-8263www.medicaid.gov
Metro Dallas Homeless Alliancewww.mdhadallas.org
National Guardianship Association1-877-326-5992www.guardianship.org
Parkland Hospital214-590-8000www.parklandhospital.com
    Diabetes Clinic214-590-5645 / 214-590-5196 
    Geriatrics Program Info214-590-8369 
    Senior House Calls214-590-0409 
Senior Source214-823-5700www.theseniorsource.org
Texas Department of Health Consumer Advocate for Nursing Home Residents1-800-252-8016 
Texas Guardianship Association254-399-9115www.texasguardianship.org
Texas Regulatory Services Credentialing Departmentwww.dads.state.tx.us/providers/NF/credentialing
    Employee Misconduct Registry512-438-5495www.dads.state.tx.us/providers/NF/credentialing
    Nurse Aide Training & Competency Evaluation512-438-2017www.dads.state.tx.us/providers/NF/credentialing
    Nursing Facility     Administrator Licensing512-438-2015www.dads.state.tx.us/providers/NF/credentialing
    Nurse Aide Registry512-438-2050www.dads.state.tx.us/providers/NF/credentialing
    Medication Aide Registry512-438-2025www.dads.state.tx.us/providers/NF/credentialing
VET Guard USA, Inc.214-794-3505www.vetguardusa.com