Lamar Hosts Access Transition Fair

RISE Center had the pleasure of participating in yet another annual Access Transition Fair at Lamar University on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Lamar University Disability Resource Center tries every year to make sure that there are plenty of resources and information available to transitioning area high school students so that they are prepared for whatever next steps their futures… Read More Lamar Hosts Access Transition Fair

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