Information and Referral/Case Management Services
Easter Seals Greater Houston offers the following information and referral services:
Easter Seals Case Management services keep individuals with disabilities and their caregivers on track to get the services they need, such as therapy, durable medical equipment, and resources for food, housing and legal assistance. Case Management services are offered under three categories:
Community Living Assistance & Support Services (CLASS) Case Management: For people of any age diagnosed with a disability, other than an intellectual disability, that is acquired before age 22 and affects functioning in daily life.
Veterans and Families: For Veterans and their families who have been reticent to or had difficulty connecting to the VA or finding the resources they need. Veterans are not be required to show two forms of ID, good conduct discharge, DD 214, homelessness, or substance use to be eligible. To better accommodate work schedules, case management services are offered via phone and require limited paperwork to get started.
Emergency or Crisis Case Management: For families who call Easter Seals for Information and Referral services, but whose situations are complex and require additional time to assess and prioritize issues, find resources, and provide follow-up.
Easter Seals Case Management services also provides limited emergency assistance, and are recipients of Emergency Food & Shelter Funds.
For more information, please contact us.
Community Living Assistance and Support Services (CLASS) provides home and community based services to people with disabilities or a related condition as a cost-effective alternative to placement in an intermediate care facility. The main benefit of CLASS is to help maintain independence and provide support for an impaired person living at home, in the community or in the institutional setting of their choice. Easter Seals Greater Houston is one of the organizations that provides case management services for the CLASS program in the greater Houston area. Learn more.