ETxADRC Partner Logos Partnerships are key to ETxADRC’s success.  Understanding the principle of non-duplication of services, we provide services where resources are lacking; but when others are doing a job extremely well, we simply partner with them to provide the best solutions for our consumers.  ETxADRC is a network of state and local organizations working together in a coordinated manner to provide consumers with integrated access points to all long-term care supports and services.

2-1-1 Texas: East Texas Region

2-1-1 Texas: East Texas Region, also known as ETAIC, is committed to helping Texas citizens connect with the services they need. Whether by phone or internet, our goal is to present accurate, well-organized and easy-to-find information on available local and state health and human services programs. The East Texas Area Information Center (ETAIC) is a part of the Texas Information and Referral Network, a program of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission. Simply dial 2-1-1 from any phone. If you are calling from outside of Texas, or have technical difficulties when dialing 2-1-1 from your cell/mobile, voice-over-IP, or office location phone, If you are calling from outside Texas or have difficulty when dialing 211, please dial our toll free alternate access number at 1-877-541-7905. For TTY access, please dial 1-877-833-4211.

Community Healthcore

Serving as the mental health and intellectual and developmental disabilities governing authority for Bowie, Cass, Gregg, Harrison, Marion, Panola, Red River, Rusk and Upshur counties. Helping people and their families heal the consequences of mental illness. Assisting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families achieve maximum independence in all aspects of their lives. Providing programs and services in greater East Texas that help people lead lives free from addictions.
Texas Health and Human Services

Texas Health and Human Services

The Texas Health and Human Services (HHS) mission is to provide a comprehensive array of aging and disability services, supports, and opportunities that are easily accessed in local communities. Our key responsibilities to the citizens of Texas include:
  • Working in partnership with consumers, caregivers, service providers and other stakeholders.
  • Developing and improving service options that are responsive to individual needs and preferences.
  • Ensuring and protecting self-determination, consumer rights and safety.

Area Agency on Aging of East Texas

The Area Agency on Aging of East Texas is designated by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services 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.

East Texas Center for Independent Living

The mission of ETCIL is to help people facing barriers related to their disabilities achieve full participation, greater independence, self-sufficiency and involvement in their communities.

Workforce Solutions East Texas

The mission of our Board is to improve the quality of life in this area through economic development by providing a first class workforce for present and future businesses. It is the vision that business and industry will regard East Texas as a region with an ever improving quality of life, an active and coordinated economic development program and a premier workforce.

INFOline of Gregg County

INFOline of Gregg County is a free community Information and Referral Service, and a bridge between people who need assistance and the agencies that can address those needs.


ACCESS will be the number one choice in Anderson and Cherokee Counties for people with brain and behavioral disorders. People can count on ACCESS:
  • To work hand in hand with those around us to assure a choice of effective, efficient programs and caregivers, and
  • To offer excellent services that enhance quality of life.
Call during business hours to 589-9000 in Jacksonville or 723-6136 in Palestine to schedule an intake appointment.

Andrew’s Center

Andrews Center Behavioral Healthcare System is a non-profit, comprehensive mental health and intellectual and developmental disability center. Services are provided in a five-county area of East Texas (Smith, Wood, Rains, Van Zandt and Henderson). Center services are available to residents of these counties without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, religion or disability. The administration office and Smith County clinic are located in Tyler. For convenience, additional clinics are located in Athens, Canton, Emory and Mineola.
  • Tyler Clinic: 903.597.1351 or 1.800.374.6058
  • Athens Clinic: 903.675.8541 or 1.800.256.5851
  • Canton Clinic: 903.567.4197 or 1.800.256.5861
  • Emory Clinic: 903.473.2671
  • Mineola Clinic: 903-569-5409 or 1.800.256.5254

Sher-Den Home Health

Sher-Den home Health’s administrator and co-founder is a certified LSVT BIG Physical Therapist.He is actively working in the field with our patients. He and his team of healthcare professionals have proudly been serving the citizens of North Texas since 2002. And as such he also understands the status and challenges of COVID-19 in our area. We specialize in the management of chronic medical conditions and rehabilitation. Our RN Case Managers, Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapists treat the needs of someone who is recovering from a recent surgery, injury, illness, or unexpected change in their personal health condition. There is no better place to be cared for than in the convenience and comfort of your own home. We are located at 810 North Travis Street in Sherman. Our telephone number is (903) 892-1000.

Texas A&M AgriLife

Texas A&M AgriLife is an education organization helping Texans Better their Lives.  Family and Community Health Agent helps customers with health, wellness, nutrition, parenting, food preservation and safety. Their Agriculture and Natural Resource agent works with farmers, ranchers, homeowners related to growing crops, food, lawns.  Their 4-H Agent works with their youth program starting in Kindergarten and through high school graduation and with adult volunteers helping youth. Their office is located on the south side of the Grayson County Courthouse, first floor.

Dierksen Hospice

Dierksen Hospice is a licensed and accredited agency specializing in hospice care. We have three agencies to better serve the bi-state area, located in Texarkana, AR, Texarkana, TX and Mt. Pleasant, TX. Combined, we are able to provide quality, care and compassion to over 16 counties. We accept Medicare, Medicaid, most private insurances and self-pay. Texarkana, TX: 903-793-6350 Texarkana, AR: 870-773-4353 Mt. Pleasant, TX: 903-572-3206

Glen Oaks Hospital

We offer treatment for adults and older adults who struggle with acute psychiatric issues, addiction to drugs or alcohol and co-occurring disorders. We also offer medical detoxification for those struggling with addiction. Symptoms that lead to treatment at our facility may include depression, anxiety or suicidal thoughts. Our goal is to restore each patient’s functioning at home and in the community, free of the symptoms that led to hospitalization. We offer a Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) and an Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) for adults who do not require inpatient care or who need a step down from inpatient hospitalization. These programs allow patients to attend therapy sessions during the day or evening (as census allows), while remaining a part of their home life and community. For our day treatment program, we also offer a boarding component for those who live too far away to commute or whose home environment is not conducive to recovery. Additionally, Virtual Programming is now available so distance should never be an issue! Intake: 800-443-1109 Fax: 903-455-3930

Area Agency on Agency Ark-Tex Region

The Ark-Tex Area Agency on Aging is designated by the Health and Human Services Commission to coordinate services to persons 60 and above in a 9-county region. Ark-Tex advocates and assists the older population in living independent, meaningful, and dignified lives.

Workforce Solutions Texoma

Workforce Solutions Texoma provides employment related services to companies and individuals in Cooke, Fannin and Grayson Counties. Companies can benefit from job-matching services, labor market information, access to training grants, and other services. Individuals can access job leads, career information, assistance with training or child care, and other services. Workforce Texoma can assist with all your employment needs with our specialized services for adults, youth, and those who have lost their jobs, Workforce Solutions Texoma. Are you looking for a job or need to hire qualified candidates for your business? Let help you find that perfect job or candidate. For more information about the services we offer as well a listing of our local Workforce Centers, please visit our website at: