The Springtown CHOICE program is funded by Texas Health Resources, through a grant with United Way of Tarrant County. CHOICE services are available to residents of zip code 76082 who are at least 55 years of age.
Home-delivered meals: Parker County Committee on Aging delivers 10 frozen meals every other week. For more information call 817-594-7419 or 817-695-9193.
PEARLS counseling: A PEARLS counselor will conduct home visits to Springtown residents who feel sad or depressed and help them develop action plans for doing things they enjoy. For more information call 817-695-9193.
Good NEWS volunteers: The Good NEWS program place volunteers with Springtown residents age 65 and over who need companionship, transportation, and other unskilled services. For more information call 817-444-2300 or 817-695-9193.
Access to public benefits: A benefits specialist with the North Central Texas Aging and Disability Resource Center will screen Springtown residents to see if they qualify for Medicaid, Medicare Savings Programs, Medicare Low-Income Subsidies, and in-home services through the State of Texas. In addition, they'll help fill out applications as needed. For more information call 1-855-937-2372.
Home-delivered meals and PEARLS counseling services are provided at no charge to eligible residents.
The Springtown CHOICE program is funded through December 31, 2020.