Program Detail

Baker Ripley

Sheltering Arms Senior Services

3838 Aberdeen Way   Houston, TX 77025

Mailing Address

713-685-6577 Main - Access and Information
713-558-6335 Additional Number - Volunteer Opportunities
713-956-2079 Fax

PERSONAL CARE ASSISTANTANCE

SERVICE PHONES:
  • 713-558-6337 Main

DESCRIPTION:Provides assistance with personal care, meal preparation, transportation and light housekeeping services for elderly clients in need and offers respite for family caregivers. All assessments are performed by a licensed vocational nurse.

Sheltering Arms Home Care is licensed by the state of Texas

INTAKE PROCEDURE:Call the Access and Information Line 713-685-6577

FEES:$3-$15/hr sliding scale based on verified household income

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:Proof of income (one of the following): most recent IRS tax return, social security award letter, bank statements and/or check stubs

ELIGIBILITY:Seniors 55+ years of age with limited income who need at least some amount of personal care

HOURS:Mon - Fri 8:00am - 6:00pm

LANGUAGES:Spanish

AREA SERVED:Harris County

PROGRAM CAPACITY:Determined by staff availability and capacity

TRANSPORTATION:Transportation to doctor's appointments and errands can be provided in either the client's personal vehicle, or the employee's personal vehicle upon approval.

SERVICES:

  • Home Health Care for Older Adults

LANGUAGES:Spanish

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