RISE Attended the Lamar University Access Transition Fair. Did You?

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?

Do You Have Transportation Issues or Concerns? Good News!

Do you have transportation issues or concerns? Good News! Southeast Texas Regional Planning Commission wants to hear from you! …and thus, have set up four accessible locations throughout the Golden Triangle in which the public can comment. Times, locations, and contact information are provided in the enclosed image. Should the image not be accessible, please call our office for… Read More Do You Have Transportation Issues or Concerns? Good News!

Accessible Transportation

Did you know there are guidelines for accessible transportation? There are! The Americans with Disabilities Act has established guidelines for individuals with disabilities, thus prompting the Department of Transportation to further establish guidelines for accessible transportation. The Department of Transportation has a page set aside for transportation, as well as a Disability Resource Center where… Read More Accessible Transportation