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Recognized experts in the field of aging and disability services, Family Eldercare is a non-profit that has served Central Texas since 1982. We want to ensure that all older adults and adults with disabilities receive the care they need to thrive in their communities.
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This week, September 9-15, 2019, is Direct Support Professional Recognition Week in Texas. In signing the proclamation, Governor Abbott acknowledged that these professional caregivers, who help Texans with disabilities live more independently, are “often under-recognized for their work.” He’s right, and by supporting efforts to raise the hourly base wage for care attendants, the Governor...Read More
Two of Family Eldercare’s most tenured employees, Director of Housing and Community Services, Joyce Hefner, and Senior Money Management Case Manager, Kendra Peters, presented at the Texas Association of Community Action Agencies annual conference this month. Their presentation, exploring the developmental process of aging and providing case management services for elderly clients, highlighted the...Read More
Wilhelmina Delco has been a fixture in the Austin community since she settled here over 60 years ago. She is a champion for education and credits her mother with instilling this in her, saying, “My mother felt that education was the only thing nobody could take away from you.” Wilhelmina holds a Bachelor of Arts...Read More