319 Runnels St.
Big Spring, TX 79720




Call: 1-855-937-2372


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West Texas ADRC

The Aging and Disability Resource Center is the first place for an individual seeking information or resources surrounding long-term care services for older adults and individuals with developmental disabilities. We can assist with appropriate referrals to other agencies based on customer needs or requests.  We have trained staff who can assist via telephone or in-person.  We can also help you complete the forms to apply for needed services.  We are located at 319 Runnels St.; Big Spring, TX.  You can contact the main telephone number at 1-855-937-2372 at which time you will be forwarded to the local ADRC office.  You can also contact our office directly at 1-800-687-0135. 

 

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April is Autism Awareness Month

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disability caused by differences in the brain. Scientists do not yet know exactly what causes these differences for most people with ASD. However, some people with ASD have a known difference, such as a genetic condition. There are multiple causes of ASD, although most are not yet known. More...

Managing Stress for a Healthier You

Stress isnít always bad. In small doses, it can help you perform under pressure and motivate you to do your best. But when youíre constantly running in emergency mode, your mind and body pay the price. If you frequently find yourself feeling frazzled and overwhelmed, itís time to take action to bring your nervous system back into balance. You can protect yourself Ė and improve how you think and feel Ė by learning how to recognize the signs and symptoms of chronic stress and taking steps to reduce its harmful effects. More...

Alcohol Use Disorder

Alcohol use disorder (which includes a level thatís sometimes called alcoholism) is a pattern of alcohol use that involves problems controlling your drinking, being preoccupied with alcohol, continuing to use alcohol even when it causes problems, having to drink more to get the same effect, or having withdrawal symptoms when you rapidly decrease or stop drinking. More...

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a potentially disabling disease of the brain and spinal cord (central nervous system). In MS, the immune system attacks the protective sheath (myelin) that covers nerve fibers and causes communication problems between your brain and the rest of your body. Eventually, the disease can cause the nerves themselves to deteriorate or become permanently damaged. More...

 
 

Money Follows the Person - Non-Medicaid Nursing Home Relocation
An overview of non-Medicaid Nursing Home Relocation Services available through Money Follows the Person. More...


State of Texas Emergency Assistance Registry (STEAR)
Important information about emergency preparedness in Texas More...


Extra Help - Low Income Subsidy
Have Medicare? Prescription drugs putting your budget in a bind? You may qualify for Extra Help! More...


Medicare Savings Programs
Get help with your out-of-pocket Medicare costs. Medicare savings programs could be just what you need. More...