Area Agency on Aging of the Lower Rio Grande Valley
Lower Rio Grande Valley Development Council

Phone: 800-365-6131
Phone: 956-682-3481
Established: 1967
Area: 3,053 sq. miles
Population: 1,266,818 (2014 est.)
Counties Served: Cameron, Hidalgo, Willacy

  • AAA Director
    Jose Gonzalez
    255 South Kansas, Weslaco, TX 78596
    956-682-3481, Ext. 412

The Area Agency on Aging is one of twenty-eight (28) Area Agencies on Aging in the State of Texas under the Older Americans Act of 1965, as amended. It is the representative agency of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission for the Lower Rio Grande Valley and functions as the coordinating and planning agency for services to persons who are 60 years of age and older and their family.

The objective of the Council of Government’s Area Agency on Aging is to provide an opportunity for a high quality of life of older persons through the development and expansion of a comprehensive and coordinated social service delivery system at the regional level.