More than 30 Partner Agencies Serving Wise County!
PUBLIC HEARING ON SERVICES FOR OLDER ADULTS/CAREGIVERS
Friday, July 12, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Decatur Public Library
Are you an older adult, caregiver of an older adult, or person who's concerned about aging issues? If so, we want to hear from you. The North Central Texas Agency on Aging (NCTAAA) invites the public to provide input as it develops a strategic plan for aging services. This is a "come and go" event and reservations are not necessary.
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ADVOCATESpeak out and champion the cause to improve your community through caring and action.
VOLUNTEER Give of your personal time and talents to help your neighbors and make your community a better place to live.
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Mark your Calendar!!
June 1, 2019 - PBR event, Wise County Fair Grounds (CANCELLED)
What is AmazonSmile?
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. We hope you will choose Wise County United Way from nearly one million organizations to support.
To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. On your first visit you need to select a charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.
Since 1979, United Way of Wise County Inc., officed in Decatur, Texas, has worked diligently to support local charities providing essential health and human services to Wise County residents. As a registered Texas non-profit corporation, United Way of Wise County conducts annual fund raising campaigns and allocates the proceeds to these local charities on the basis of their need, specific services provided, number of families served and other considerations. Beginning in 2006,100%of each dollar donated to the annual fall campaign,has been allocated to these United Way agencies and programs. This makes the United Way one of the most efficient non-profit organizations in the country. When we all work together, we're able to work wonders!
To accomplish our mission, the United Way of Wise Conty is committed to embrace diversity and inclusion within our county across all dimensions (race, age, gender, sexual orientatiion, gender identity, national origin, religion and physical or mental ability).
Need help? Not sure who to call for assistance with social work resources, caregiver issues, counseling, assistance with food / clothing / utilities / housing, health services, transportation...etc.? Now there's 2-1-1 TEXAS, a public / private partnership of Tarrant County United Way and the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, providing free and confidential community information and referral service for Wise County residents. This service can be reached by dialing "2-1-1" from any land line phone in Wise County the alternate number is 877-541-7905. For more info, visit their Web page at http://www.211texas.org. Another resource is www.yourtexasbenefits.com.
Sin Cargos, Servicio Confidencial de Información y Referido A La Comunidad Especialistas entrenados en información y referido te ayudarán a buscar respuestas.
After choosing a language, select: Option 1: for information on services available in your area, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week throughout the year. Information is available in more than 90 languages. Option 2: for information on state benefits. Available Monday thru Friday from 8 am to 6 pm. Option 3: to report waste, fraud, and abuse. Available Monday thru Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.