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Houston
Houston
Texas
2139 reviews
Member of the World Health Organization Global Network of age-friendly Cities and Communities


Houston is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States. 



The Harris County Area Agency on Aging (HCAAA) 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 HCAAA's programs are tailored to meet the social, nutritional, educational and logistical needs of all Harris County residents age 60 and above.



  1. Nutrition services include the home-delivered meal program for the homebound elderly and the congregate meal program at senior centers throughout Harris County. HCAAA offers in-home services, caregiver training and other supportive services.

  2. Personal Assistance: This service includes assistance with all tasks identified in Homemaker, plus activities related to the client's physical health. Assigned tasks and number of units per week are determined by the program supervisor.





Contacts8000 N Stadium Drive 3rd floor

Houston TX 77054

Phone: 832.393.4301

Email: [email protected]


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I believe this town holds its senior citizens with a certain respect due to their age and knowledge. When involved with any seniors I've seen multiple ways people aid the seniors , examples would be the way they carry themselves towards them , helping with simple tasks small of big just to make it easier for them . Crossing the road , helping them read small lettering , just helping them in general .

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I'm not from here but my neighborhood is very friendly.MOSTLY ELDERLY

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There's multiple job close by that are versitile, there are essential places nearby that are in walking distance from your house I think that's a big plus.

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Community is friendly, people walk their dogs and go on runs. I haven't had a problem in my neighborhood at all.

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The community is very quiet and peaceful. Families even bbq every weekend near the pool and are courteous.

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Taxes

B

How did Texas earn the grade of B? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. Texas has a state sales tax of 6.25%. Of particular interest is that Texas does not have taxes on social security. There are no estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. Texas has an effective property tax rate of 1.86%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how Texas earned its state tax grade of B.

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