In 2011, 11% of all students enrolled in higher education reported having a disability, and this growing number indicates that more students with disabilities are enrolling than ever before. While this is cause for celebration, these students face additional financial challenges in achieving their educational goals.To address these needs, AffordableColleges.com have created a guide to financial aid… Read More Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities
Don’t miss RISE Center’s Cooking and Nutrition Class on Monday, September 19th from 1:00 – 2:30 with Rachel & Fernando from The Southeast Texas Food Bank! They never disappoint with all of their yummy recipes and tips on how to have a healthy lifestyle!
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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!”