Youth Leadership Training

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 9:41am





How to prepare, plan and advocate for yourself!

A ONE DAY Youth Leadership Training


Join us for a FREE educational, exciting, fun youth leadership training for Youth with disabilities! 

Sat, June 23, 2018 from 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM CDT

Conroe Central Library...

Student Highlight: Grace Brannon

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 9:19am

Grace Brannon is a third-year doctoral student studying Health and Organizational Communication in the Department of Communication at Texas A&M University. She earned her B.A. in Communication Studies and her M.A. in Communication at the University of Texas at Arlington. Grace's research focuses on health in interpersonal relationships using mixed methods, investigating issues such as disclosure, information management, privacy issues, and health disparities.



Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 3:49pm






E4Texas provides a college experience at the University of Texas Austin. E4Texas is for people with or without disabilities, who have graduated from high school (or have a GED), and who want to be a Personal Care Attendant.

The E4Texas experience combines classroom instruction with practical career building experiences in addition to independent living and self-determination skills. See our...

Student Highlight: Ching-Yi Liao

Monday, April 2, 2018 - 2:14pm

Ching-Yi Liao is a doctoral student in Special Education doctoral program and project coordinator for Coach 2 Communicate (C2C), a parent-directed treatment project to teach parents and caregivers with children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and complex communication needs across the Texas State.

Ching-Yi is from Taiwan, where her family are currently living. Like most tradition Asian families, her parents taught her and her brothers traditional Chinese family values and morals....

Student Highlight: Myaa Valentine

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 11:05am

Jahmai Valentine, Myaa, started the PATHS program in the summer of 2017. She grew up in Katy, living with her grandmother. She has always tried to set goals and look into ways to transition from school to community. At Morton Ranch High School she was assisted by Ms. Gamble, with the Prep Program, a team of teachers and a diagnostician to support her. After finding a pamphlet for the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS), she and her grandmother met with Ms....

Brittney Draehn

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 12:25pm

Brittney Draehn has been involved with Camp LIFE as a camper since the camp first started in 2004 and continued going until she was 18. Brittney became a counselor at Camp LIFE in 2017. She is the first camper to become a counselor.
“Camp LIFE was so much fun for me when I was a camper and I have so many awesome memories from camp. Being a counselor now is amazing. I get to see my camper enjoy the activities I used to do.”
Brittney is currently going to Blinn Community...

Texas Alliance of Direct Support Professionals Conference

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 4:08pm

Join Us for the First Annual TxADSP Conference

“Transforming Long-Term Care into LifeLong Living"

Exploring how Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) and other caregivers can make a difference in their own careers while bettering the lives of the people they serve.

March 2, 2018 • San Marcus, Texas
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Texas State University - LBJ Student Center Room 3-14.1
601 University Dr., San Marcus, TX...

Battleground to Breaking Ground Farm Tour & Networking Event

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 3:41pm

February 17, 2018

Location: Farm Tour, 1307 Saratoga Blvd., Corpus Christi, TX 78417

Workshop: Nueces County Building, 710 E. Main Street, Robstown, TX 78380


Farm Tour & Networking Event

We will be touring Terra Madre Farm & Agricultural Devolution, local farms that produce organic vegetables, mushrooms, microgreens, and more.  They sell to the local Corpus Christi farmers markets and are members of Grow Local South...

Members Sought for the Board for Evaluation of Interpreters Advisory Board

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 3:24pm




The Texas Health and Human Services Commission is ...

SYNERGY: Better Together

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 3:17pm

Are you in a serious relationship, engaged, or married?

Strengthening Families of the Brazos Valley of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension will be hosting “SYNERGY: Better Together” -- a FREE Marriage and Relationship Retreat on Friday and Saturday, February 9-10, 2018. Come out to Elizabeth Lutheran Church,...