RISE Staff enjoys Best Years’ Mardi Gras 2018

Some of the RISE staff members attended this years’ Best Years Center Senior Mardi Gras Health Fair hosted at the Beaumont Civic Center   The Best Years Center are masters at laissez les bons temps rouler while providing information, resources, and health vendors for all area senior citizens. It’s easy to tell, the day provided much entertainment… Read More RISE Staff enjoys Best Years’ Mardi Gras 2018

World Diabetes Day

Did you know, per the American Diabetes Association : Overall Numbers, Diabetes, and Pre-diabetes Prevalence: In 2015, 30.3 million Americans, or 9.4% of the population, had diabetes. Approximately 1.25 million American children and adults have type 1 diabetes. Undiagnosed: Of the 30.3 million adults with diabetes, 23.1 million were diagnosed, and 7.2 million were undiagnosed. Prevalence in… Read More World Diabetes Day

RISE Center Joins Joni & Friends to Provide Wheelchairs to Southeast Texans Affected by Hurricane Harvey

The nonprofit, Joni & Friends, delivered wheelchairs to RISE Center for individuals who lost or received damage to wheelchairs because of flooding from Hurricane Harvey.   Joni & Friends “Wheels for the World” program provides wheelchairs worldwide to those with mobility related disabilities.  Wheelchairs are provided on a first come first serve basis by calling RISE Center… Read More RISE Center Joins Joni & Friends to Provide Wheelchairs to Southeast Texans Affected by Hurricane Harvey