Dedicated to serving East Texas, one senior at a time.
The Area Agency on Aging of East Texas is part of a nationwide network coordinating supportive services for the elderly as mandated by the Older Americans Act of 1965 and its subsequent amendments.
The Area Agency on Aging of East Texas plans and contracts services for seniors throughout a 14-county region. With the Area Agency on Aging acting as an advocate, awareness of the needs of the elderly increases through services that assist the elderly and their families with options that promote independence, well-being and dignity.
The Area Agency on Aging of East Texas' programs are tailored to meet the social, nutritional, educational and logistical needs of residents age 60 years old and above in our region.
The Area Agency on Aging of East Texas serves as the regions's leader in advocating and providing a variety of services to our senior population. These services are designed to assist older individuals in living independent, meaningful and dignified lives in their own home and communities as long as possible.
If you would like more information about the Area Agency on Aging of East Texas and the services we provide, click the brochure.
The Area Agency on Aging of East Texas is designated by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission to coordinate services for persons in East Texas who are 60 or older, with particular attention to low-income minority older individuals, older individuals with limited-English proficiency, and older individuals residing in rural areas.
1501 Pentecost Road
Kilgore, Texas 75662
Deaf, hard-of-hearing or speech-impaired customers may contact Relay Texas: 800-735-2989 (TTY) and 711 (Voice).