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HCPS Guardianship Program Fights the Summer Heat
Published on July 9, 2018 by HCPS Content Manager in Newsletter
Two weeks ago, the Adult Services Division got a call from one of their wards. The ward was 89 years old and had called to tell us that her AC unit broke. Her son got a quote from a repair company, and the company told them the repair would cost $13,000. Once Adult Services heard this, they immediately looked for a better solution. Yaksha, one of our employees, asked somebody she knew to help out. An employee who works for Air Energy Company in Stafford, TX, was happy to come to our ward’s house and check her air conditioner. Af