COVID-19 Updates

This page is dedicated to sharing COVID-19 information with our clients and families. We'll be posting news stories, tips and official statements. Our goal is to keep you up to date as this situation evolves.

COVID-19 Resources:

Comal County: https://www.co.comal.tx.us/Public%20Health/Emergency_Preparedness/EP.htm

Guadalupe County: https://www.co.guadalupe.tx.us/commcourt/covid-19_press_releases.php

Hays County: https://hayscountytx.com/departments/local-health-department/

Department of Human Services (DHS): https://dshs.texas.gov/coronavirus/

Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC): https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Tips to Assist our Families to REDUCE the RISK of COVID-19:

  • Encourage your loved ones to get vaccinated; currently everyone 12 and older is eligible, and there is easy access to supply
  • Be aware of the signs: cough, fever, shortness of breath, body aches, fatigue, headache, sore throat, nausea, diarrhea, loss of smell and/or taste
  • Get tested as soon as any of the above symptoms are present
  • Instruct client to contact his or her primary care physician for any questions/concerns or if test result is positive
  • Talk with your loved one about using online shopping and delivery
  • Ensure client to ensure he or she has enough groceries and medication on hand
  • Keep our older, more vulnerable adults away from large crowds
  • Encourage visitation by phone, facetime, video with loved ones, and check on our loved ones often

Social Distancing

Questions to ask Seniors/Elders about Social Distancing

  1. Do you have enough food, medication and supplies?
  2. Do you feel physically? Do you have a fever, cough, shortness of breath?
  3. Are you feeling worried or anxious about anything?
  4. What do you need help doing?
  5. Are you sleeping well?