Posted on: October 17, 2017

White Cane Day Observance

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This week Texas marks the national observance of White Cane Day with a proclamation from Governor Greg Abbott. The first “White Cane Safety Day” was adopted by a joint resolution of the U.S. Congress in 1964, as a reminder to the publi...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

2017 Lex Frieden Employment Awards Winners

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Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities Announces 2017 Lex Frieden Employment Awards Winners

The Office of the Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities announces the winners of the 2017 Lex Frieden Employment Awards (LF...

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Posted on: October 9, 2017

Governor Abbott Proclaims October Persons with Disabilities History and Awareness Month

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Each October is designated Persons with Disabilities History and Awareness Month in Texas. The state’s observance was enacted by the 82nd Texas Legislature with the passage of House Bill 3616. This law encourages public schools and state agencies to celeb...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Share Your Medicaid Stories

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Do you or someone you know use Medicaid to get healthcare, dental care, prescriptions, medical equipment, etc.? In Texas, some of the Medicaid programs include STAR Kids, STAR+PLUS, the Home and the Community-Based Services (HCS) program, and the Medicall...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Autism Uncovered

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Autism Uncovered is a community event created to bring awareness to the importance of early intervention and the growing need for autism services in San Antonio by building the world’s largest blanket fort. The event, which will take place at To...

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

Health Matters

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Health Matters is a Free 12 Week Physical Activity and Nutrition Health Education Program for Adults with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities, and their caregivers.

Each class will consist of 45 minutes of interactive education and 45 minutes of ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

SA Sibs/Eva's Heroes 2017 Events

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There are nine events with dates ranging from August 19th to December 16th.  The events and venues are different for each date.  REGISTER TODAY!

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Fiesta Especial Royal Court

Royal Court - Fiesta Especial 2017The Fiesta Especial® Royal Court is a community engagement program of disABILITYsa providing a platform for Leadership and Life Skills Development for individuals who are ten (10) years of age (as of 9/1/17) and o...

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