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The Jackson County Hospital District Board Meeting will be held January 26th, in the conference room located at 1013 South Wells Street, Edna, Texas at 6 pm.

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Heritage Program for Senior Adults

The Heritage Program has been serving elder adults who suffer from emotional, behavioral or mental health disorders for over 15 years.

Physical decline, loss of independence, safety concerns and multiple losses are just a few that require special attention and contribute to depression and other mental health issues.

This program provides an intensive treatment program Monday through Friday. Patients are able to return to their homes each evening.

Treatment Goal

To restore optimal mental and physical health
To alleviate symptoms that interfere with the individuals ability to function
To support the integrity of the family
To maximize independence

Treatment is supervised by a Psychiatrist and provided by a team that includes masters level clinicians and mental health providers.

Signs and Symptoms of Mental Distress in senior adults:

Low Self-Esteem
Agitation, Combative Behavior
Confused Thoughts
Suicidal Thoughts
Change in Eating, Sleep Patterns
Social Isolation
Paranoia, Hallucinations, Delusions
Unresolved Grief Issues

Program Components

Group - Family - Individual Therapy
Coping - Positive Living Skills
Grief and Loss Resolution
Education as indicated:
          - Medication Management
          - Health and Wellness Training
Communication Skills
Conflict Resolution Skills
Stress Management
Assertiveness Training

Our Philosophy

To provide quality care that stresses the importance of dignity, respect, confidentiality, and helping the individual achieve an optimal level of functioning.

Contact us at (361)782-7813 for admission information. Medicare and most private insurance plans are accepted.