INDEPENDENT LIVING SERVICES PROGRAM

Assistive Technology & Training

The Independent Living Services Program works with insurance and other resources, and participants pay a share of the cost according to income and expenses, in many cases, the program pays for equipment or technology not covered by insurance. 

 

Program participants must provide:

  • proof of Texas residency

  • medical documentation of disability

  • proof of income

 

Professional evaluations are required.

Types of Services

Our Service Area

Low-Tech

Handheld magnifiers, large print text, canes or walkers, color coding, automatic lights, and specialized pen or pencil grips.

Mid-Tech

Talking spell-checkers, manual wheelchairs, electric organizers, closed-caption televisions, amplifiers, text pagers, larger computer monitors, books on tape, remote controls, for the user's environment, and mouse or keyboard devices.

High-Tech

Power wheelchairs or scooters, prosthetic devices, digital hearing aids, van modifications, home barrier removal, computers with voice recognition or magnification software, electronic aids to daily living, voice-activated telephones, and communication devices.

  • Counseling

  • Complex Rehabilitation Technology

  • Diabetes Self-Management Education Services

  • Independent Living Skills Training (Visual Impairments)

  • Interpreter, Translator, and Communication Services

  • Orientation and Mobility

Includes 46 Counties

Region 5

Angelina, Freestone, Henderson, Houston, Leon, Nacogdoches, Panola, Polk, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, Shelby, Trinity, Tyler

 

Region 4

East Texas Delivery Area

Anderson, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Delta, Fannin, Franklin, Gregg, Harrison, Hopkins, Hunt, Kaufman, Lamar, Marion, Morris, Rains, Red River, Rusk, Smith, Titus, Upshur, Van Zandt, Wood

 

Region 7

Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Madison, Washington, Walker, Robertson

Contact Us

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APRIL BRAZZIL

Independent Living Services Program

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KELLY MARTIN

Independent Living Services Program

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LYDIA BROWN

Independent Living Services Program

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SHARLENE JOHNSON

Independent Living Services Program

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CODY GEAN

Independent Living Services Program

Phone: 936-544-0522

Fax: 936-544-7315

Address:

1020 East Loop 304 East

Crockett, Texas 75835