Personal care attendants — also known as community attendants, personal care assistants and direct service workers — help people with disabilities live independently in their own homes and communities.
Through education and community collaboration, ODPC works to prevent disabilities in children from the time of conception to the age of 12. ODPC's goal is to prevent disability before it happens.
Topics: Children, Disability
- NewsNovember 23, 2021
With about half of its residents having some form of visual impairment, Lufkin State Supported Living Center makes orientation and mobility training a key part of its new employee orientation.
- Press Release/Media AdvisoryAugust 31, 2021
HHSC and TWC are launching a public awareness campaign focusing on the statewide need for personal care attendants who help people with disabilities live independently.