Should you have any questions, or need any information, you can contact Texas Legal Services Center by following the link provided or calling 512-637-6752 or 1-800-622-2520.
Currently, plans are underway to change the name of TWC to Texas Workforce Solutions Vocational Rehabilitation Services.
The Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) programs will transfer to the Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) or the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). Independent Living (IL) services currently provided by DARS will be provided by RISE Center for Independent Living, effective August 31, 2016. If you are a current DARS consumer, or have… Read More ATTENTION: On September 1, 2016, the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services Will Be Abolished
Fernando from Southeast Texas Food Bank joined us at the Center today to talk to us about the ins and outs of protein. (This information is courtesy of Fernando at Southeast Texas Food Bank and ChooseMyPlate.gov Protein is important to have in a nutritious diet, but Americans have access to more than their fair share of it. While protein… Read More Fernando Says, “Go Lean With Protein!”
Due to scheduling conflicts, the RISE Rummage sale will be cancelled until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
RISE Center was invited to attend the Lamar University Disability Resource Center Access Transition Fair for students with disabilities. The Fair is designed to assist students who are transitioning from High School to Post-Secondary Education (College, Skills Training), and/or Work. The Fair was a great success and had a multitude of vendors with great information for… Read More RISE Attended the Lamar University Access Transition Fair. Did You?