Greetings from the T4A President

As the President of the Texas Association of Area Agencies Aging, I cordially invite you to come and visit the Dallas-Fort Worth area  and network with aging professionals from across the state, we look forward to seeing you as we gather in beautiful Las Colinas to become better informed regarding issues impacting the senior community.

Deborah Moore

President, Texas Association of Area Agencies on Aging (T4A)

Conference Theme Statement

The 2017 Aging in Texas Conference theme is “Aging without Limits!” As Texas’ senior population continues to flourish it is important communities and providers encourage them to remove the limitations society places on those aging. Because of this, the 2017 AiTC will focus on ways professionals within the aging services community can incorporate best practices and innovative programming to reinforce Texas’ collaborative spirit by promoting connectivity to assist our state’s growing senior population.

Call for Concurrent Speaker Sessions

The AiTC Education Committee extends an invitation to all interested speakers to submit proposals for concurrent sessions for the 2017 conference. It is the goal of the AiTC to build a content rich program by seeking best practices, programs, policies, partnerships and emerging issues from those interested in the field of aging.

The 2017 Aging in Texas Conference features a variety of workshops and education sessions designed to enrich and educate individuals and organizations with in the aging community through interactive, content-rich programming. Subject areas include but are not limited to:

  • Lifestyles: possible sessions include mental health, physical health, social engagement, spirituality
  • Services: possible sessions include program planning, aging/disability network services
  • Communities: possible sessions include* partnerships, living/home, senior centers, faith based
  • Innovations: possible sessions include media and technology, research, data
  • Enrichments : possible sessions include trainings, protections

To submit a session proposal, please email tarc@txregionalcouncil.org.

The deadline for submissions is March 3, 2017. Proposals submitted after the deadline will not be considered by the Education Committee.

Please review the Proposal Guidelines for more information about submitting a Call for Proposal.

The AiTC Call for Proposal form is available here.

Conference Location

The 2017 Aging in Texas Conference will be held at the Omni Mandalay at Las Colinas. Deadline to make hotel reservations is June 19, 2017. For reservations, please call 1-800-THE-OMNI or click here. When calling please request the 2017 Aging in Texas Conference room rate.

Parking is complimentary at the Omni Mandalay at Las Colinas.