If you have questions or concerns about the most recent legislature and funding concerning individuals with disabilities, look no further! Coalition of Texans with Disabilities has all the latest information on the 85th Texas Legislature and how it will affect individuals with disabilities, including Special Education. For their latest newsletter, click here: The CTD E-Newsletter / February 15, 2017
Texas AHEC (Area Health Education Center) is gearing up for another fun-filled educational Summer camp experience for those students who have demonstrated an interest in health professions, as well as a commitment to completing their education. In conjunction with community partners like Lamar University, Chambers Health, Beaumont Baptist Hospital, Shriners Hospital for Children, and St. Luke’s Heart… Read More Texas AHEC (Area Health Education Center) Gearing up for Health Careers Summer Camp 2017
PACT has started a Texas Attendant Project to recruit attendants and supporters of attendants to add their voices and faces to the call for decent wages for community attendants in Texas. There is a petition on the Adapt of Texas Website in English and Spanish you can download and sign to support better wages. There will be a Respect and… Read More PACT and Texas Attendant Project to Host Rally
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the Staff at RISE.
After Thanksgiving, we sometimes have leftovers. That is a great time to use up that nutritious turkey for some delicious soups and other meals. Rachel, from the Southeast Texas Food Bank came to our Center to share some of her favorite ways to use leftovers and she gave them to us to share with you! We hope you… Read More Thankful for Those Leftovers, Now What?