City of Amarillo
Amarillo Parks & Recreaion

Disabilities

Resources for vocational training, employment, housing, treatment and care of those with disabilities. 

5241 S Washington, Amarillo TX 79110

Phone: (806) 342-0600

Advo Companies, Inc. is a local non-profit organization that operates a vocational training center and offers residential homes for select persons with intellectual disabilities.

Phone: (800) 735-2989 

The Age and Disability Resource Center is a State of Texas, Health and Human Services website designed to streamline public access to long-term services and care programs.

801 E. 23rd Avenue, Amarillo TX 79103

Phone: (806) 378-3095

Public transportation providing service for certified citizens of Amarillo who cannot physically use accessible fixed route buses. All vehicles are specially designed with wheelchair lifts and four-point securement devices.

5 Medical Drive, Amarillo TX 79106

Phone: (806) 352-4110

Daybreak Community Services currently serves individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities throughout Texas, ensuring each individual has as many choices as possible available for personalized care. Services are provided through intermediate care facilities and home- and community- based services.

1904 Bell, Amarillo TX 79106

Phone: (806) 331-6890

Goodwill creates job opportunities and trains individuals with barriers to employment and provides volunteer opportunities for the community.

Phone: (806) 342-2630

Individuals with disabilities may call the above number or log onto this website to apply for and obtain a handicapped parking placard or license plate.

3501 SW 45th Avenue, Amarillo TX 79109

Local Hotline: 1-877-633-8747

HHS Amarillo office for the Department of Aging and Disabilities. Call for assistance in providing transportation for Medicaid patients. 

3108 S Fillmore, Amarillo TX 79110

Phone: (806) 374-5516

Jan Werner is a licensed healthcare facility providing adult day care, nutrition, medical services, social services/activities, and physical rehab.  They provide transportation for individuals 60+ for medical appointments, only.

417 SW 10th Ave, Amarillo TX 79101

Phone: (806) 374-1400

Panhandle Independent Living Center is a private, non-profit, nonresidential organization, managed and operated by and for people with disabilities. Our purpose is to assist people of all ages, to gain effective control and direction of their own lives through life skills training, peer counseling, advocacy and information and referral services.

203 SW 8th Ave, Ste 400, Amarillo, TX 79101

Phone: (806) 374-7171

Special Olympics provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.

Phone: (512) 424-6500

Texas Health and Human Services provides a web portal to search for licensed adult day care, assisted living, health care, home health, hospice, nursing, rehabilitation and residential facilities.  The site is searchable by either location or provider name. 

Phone: (214) 675-1230

Texas Ramp Project is an organization devoted to building wheel chair ramps for economically disadvantaged disabled seniors.  This organization provides services throughout Texas.

Phone: 211

The United Way Helpline connects those in need with resources necessary for livelihood such as aid for disabilities, emergency services, financial aid, food, mental health services and transportation.