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Ambrosio Guillen Veterans Home in El Paso

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Guillen home

9650 Kenworthy Street
El Paso, Texas 79924

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915.751.0980 fax

  • 160 beds
  • 60 Alzheimer’s beds
  • Medicaid / Medicare
  • Opened July 2005
  • Serves Far West Texas
  • New, improved design
  • Rates as low as $52 a day

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Touchstone Communities

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The Ambrosio Guillen Texas State Veterans Home in El Paso opened in 2005 and provides first-class long term care for up to 160 residents, including up to 60 Alzheimer's residents in a separate, secured unit. Created and operated exclusively for Texas veterans, their spouses and Gold Star parents, the Ambrosio Guillen home offers superior care that is Medicare and Medicaid certified.

The certified, secured Alzheimer's unit provides specialized care in beautiful surroundings. The Alzheimer's unit includes cozy visiting areas, a special activity area and a private dining room. A pleasant outdoor, secured courtyard surrounds the Alzheimer's unit for the comfort and convenience of the residents.

star History of the Home
GuillenAmbrosio Guillen Texas State Veterans Home in El Paso was approved and built in Commissioner Patterson’s administration.    The home is named after Medal of Honor recipient, Marine Staff Sgt. Ambrosio Guillen.  In Korea, Sgt. Guillen died defending his troops from a nighttime Chinese attack. Medal of Honor citation 

Commissioner Jerry Patterson dedicated the home on July 19, 2005.

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Touchstone Communities
Home Administrator
9650 Kenworthy Street
El Paso, Texas 79924
Main Office
250 W. Nottingham, Ste. 200
San Antonio, Texas 78209
210.824.4669 (FAX)

Veterans Services
1114 Lost Creek Blvd., Suite 220
Austin, Texas 78746

Susan Culp
VLB On-site Representative
9650 Kenworthy Street
El Paso, Texas 79924
915.751.0980 (FAX)
Susan Culp
John Berkely
Deputy Commissioner
800.252.VETS (8387)
John Berkely