COMMUNITY RESOURCE GUIDE

Welcome to our Community Resource Guide. The companies listed in this guide are those who have complete the necessary steps in becoming a Dementia Friend, as defined by DFCCI and Dementia Friendly America. Each entity will have access to and be able to direct community members to resources for those living with Dementia or other cognitive illnesses.

Janet F. Harte, La Retama Central, Neyland, and Owen A. Hopkins Libraries

Established over 60 years ago, the Friends of Corpus Christi Public Libraries raise funds for books and special programs, such as:

  • Family Festivals

  • Summer Reading Program

  • Teen Bookfest By the Bay

  • Children's Events

  • Literary and Literacy Programs


Friends also:

  • Volunteer for Library Projects and Programs

  • Support Library Causes

  • Promote Public Awareness of Libraries

  • Encourage Community Involvement

  • Solicit Donations

Texas Health and Human Services

No matter where you live in Texas, you can dial 2-1-1, or (877) 541-7905, and find information about resources in your local community. Whether you need help finding food or housing, child care, crisis counseling or substance abuse treatment, one number is all you need to know.

Offers Hospice care, Respite care, Long/Short-term care, Palliative care, 24-hour care, and emergency placement

We are part of a Unique family of loving and devoted caregivers. Our Staff addresses physical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs.
Our Mission is to provide personalized, compassionate, and extraordinary hands-on care to our patients and families as one.

Offers Routine care, Continuous Care, and respite Care

A locally owned and operted Hospice Care provider that servces the Coastal Bend region including the following counties; Aransas, Bee, Duval, Jim Wells, Kleberg, Live Oak, Nueces, and San Patricio, In-network with and accepting Medicare and all Medicare Advantage plans.

City of Corpus Christi

The Corpus Christi Senior Companion Program (SCP) assists seniors and adults retain their independence. Companions must be age 55+, retired, and meet established income eligibility guidelines. Senior Companions serve between 15 and 40 hours a week in the following capacities: assisting with daily living tasks; providing friendship and companionship; playing games with the client; going for walks; encouraging client’s to participate in social activities; light grocery shopping; accompanying client’s to doctor appointments; and alert family members about changes in the client in order to address potential problems. Senior Companion also provide respite to family caregivers so that they can continue caring for their loved one at home.

Helping Transform the Costal Bend since 1966

The Council is a voluntary association of cities and counties in eleven-county region centered around the Corpus Christi metropolitan area. It is one of twenty-four COGs in Texas, all legally defined as political subdivisions of the state. They are governmental agencies with legal responsibility for multi-jurisdictional planning in program areas such as emergency communication systems, criminal justice, solid waste management, environmental protection, and homeland security planning in addition to being the Area Agency on Aging, which has the responsibility for providing nutrition and social services for the elderly. They have no taxing authority and no police powers.

Assisted Living of Corpus Christi

Villa Northwest is an assisted living community that combines the convenience and care you need with the independence you cherish. We provide a comfortable, home-like environment with pleasant surroundings that gives you the elements of privacy, independence, security, companionship and convenience. Our community offers unique coastal living just a short distance from the shoreline. We are a state-supported and private-pay assisted living residence with flexibility to adapt to your changing needs.
We invite you, your family, and friends to come and visit with us at Villa Northwest

Assisted Living and Memory Care

Located in the heart of Alice, Texas, The Premier of Alice is a beautiful assisted and memory care facility that offers the citizens of the community a peaceful environment in which to reside.

361-666-3800

Public Libraries

The mission of Nueces County Public Libraries is to promote the development of independent self confident, literate children and adults through provisions of open access to social, cultural, intellectual, informative, and recreational resources.

Nueces County Libraries has been established and is maintained under the provisions of the Texas Local Government Code, Chapter 323, sub-chapter A: County Libraries.

Keach Family Library

1000 Terry Shamsie Blvd.

Robstown, TX 78380

Bishop County Library

115 S Ash

Bishop, TX 78343

County Law Library

Nueces County Courthouse

901 Leopard St.

Floor: 6 Room: 601

Corpus Christi, TX 78401

Therapy & Balance Centers

FYZICAL Corpus Christi South Side is much more than your typical physical therapy clinic. We offer all the traditional services of PT clinics but with an added specialty in vestibular therapy. After all, "balance" is part of our name. We also value your uniqueness and understand that no two injuries or ailments are alike. At FYZICAL Corpus Christi South Side, we focus on improving your quality of life by using a holistic, whole-body approach to create a customized plan of care.

South

Our goal at Villa South is to fulfill the needs of our residents by providing an enriched lifestyle, a better quality of life, and the opportunity to share new experiences and activities in pleasant surroundings. We provide a comfortable, “homey” environment for our residents and include the elements of privacy, security, and convenience. Villa of Corpus Christi South offers unique coastal living, with a location only minutes from the shoreline. We continue to be progressive and flexible in meeting the changing needs of those needing assistance.
We invite you, your family, and friends to come and visit with us at Villa of Corpus Christi South.

Assisted Living and Memory Care

Welcome to Élan Corpus Christi Assisted Living and Memory Care, where stunning interiors welcome stunning neighbors. Nueces County, Texas has a new crew to welcome you to a life of convenience in a world-class setting. SilverPoint Senior Living is excited to connect with the Coastal Bend, and the Corpus Christi community through our exclusive Engaged Life programming!

Assisted Living and Memory Care

At Brookdale Trinity Towers, you can live the lifestyle you want with support when you need it. Our community is centrally located in the historic city of Corpus Christi with the beaches of the South Texas Gulf Coast close by. Plus, the Corpus Christi Marina is just minutes from campus, so you can live a coastal lifestyle near the water with the conveniences of city life. When you’re ready to get out and explore, you’ll find seafood restaurants, local bistros and great shopping just outside your door. Corpus Christi is also known as “America’s Birdiest City.” With Blucher Park located right across the street and well-known for being a resting spot plus a major migratory flight path for migrating birds, you can enjoy many hours of bird-watching. On campus, head over to the beauty salon to get your nails done or rediscover your passion for painting in our arts and crafts studio. You have choices for how to spend your day.

Corpus Christi

At Oceans Behavioral Hospital, we understand the importance of turning to someone you can trust with your behavioral health needs. We are passionate about helping individuals experiencing depression; anxiety; schizophrenia; behavioral changes related to Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias, medication management or substance abuse; and other mental health issues.
Utilizing proven innovative and progressive therapies, Oceans’ qualified professionals strive to promote long-term wellness in an environment of dignity, honesty and compassion.

Memory Care

We off compassionate, patient-centered care for those living with dementia and memory impairment. Our memory care staff cares for each individual resident based on his or her abilities, not their disabilities.

  • 24-hour nursing care

  • Individual and group activities designed to maximize social interaction

  • Life-nurturing activities such as handyman, child care, and laundry folding stations

  • Reminisce books to visually remind the resident of their many life achievements

  • Memory Care safe courtyard

  • Dedicated male and female wings


You can rest assured knowing your loved one is being cared for by healthcare professionals including:

  • Physicians

  • Registered nurses (RNs)

  • Certified nursing assistants (CNAs)

  • Social Services Director

  • Activities Director

  • Quality of Life Program Manager

  • Other medical specialists as needed


Our employees follow the recommendations of the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners.

of Corpus Christi

Whether it’s short-term rehabilitation after hospitalization or the health journey is long-term requiring skilled nursing care, the focus is on restoring health so patients can live their best lives. Each patient works with a team of healthcare experts and professionals, including the medical director and other physicians, to develop a personalized plan of treatment to get back to the highest level of function. Together with their families and other advocates for their care, patients outline their goals and desires in individualized care plans. The journey starts with physical care, but emotional and spiritual needs are also important considerations for a holistic quality of life. Patients are guided and encouraged every step of the way.

N.P. Karen Groff

A rural based health care clinic that seeks to not only provide medical care but share resources with the community members.
1205 E San Patricio Ave Mathis TX 78368
(361) 678-4461