This list of community resources will be updated regularly to include organizations and agencies that are available to caregivers and their loved ones. All resources listed here must meet our inclusion criteria. For a more comprehensive list of services, please refer to the Alzheimer’s Association Community Resource Finder.
Their vision: A world without Alzheimer’s disease. Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer’s Association is the world’s leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research. The San Antonio & South Texas Chapter is a reliable resource for individuals with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia and their family caregivers. To see events hosted by this Alzheimer’s Association chapter, visit their event calendar.
Alzheimer’s Association San Antonio & South Texas
10223 McAllister Freeway, Suite 100, San Antonio, TX 78216
Chapter Phone: 210-822-6449
24/7 Helpline: 1-800-272-3900
Now in existence for over 34 years, Jefferson Outreach continues to strive to expand its programs and offerings to our senior population, their loved ones and caregivers. They are committed to providing free personalized supportive services that help enhance the quality of life of the elderly throughout San Antonio, Texas.
Services include: Free transportation for seniors over 60 years of age; Telephone reassurance for home-bound and/or disabled individuals; and Referrals and resources. We also partner with Jefferson Outreach to host a monthly memory cafe at their location.
2201 St. Cloud, San Antonio, TX 78228
Phone: (210) 734-5016
The Meals on Wheels San Antonio Senior Companion Program is a peer-to-peer program where caring senior volunteers befriend homebound seniors in their community. The program is designed to foster independence among seniors by engaging them in community service, providing them companionship opportunities, and offer respite to both professional and family caregivers. You may view their menu here.
Meals on Wheels San Antonio
4306 NW Loop 410
San Antonio, Texas 78229
Because the WellMed Charitable Foundation is dedicated to seniors and family members who care for those who cannot care for themselves, it has devoted much energy and funding to the development of caregiver supports. With the assistance of world class experts in the field of caregiving, these programs are leading the country in innovative ideas to take supportive services to the caregiver, especially when the caregiver cannot leave their loved one alone. For information on the caregiver programs sponsored by the WellMed Charitable Foundation, see Caregiver SOS supports.