Our mission is to provide services for people with disabilities so that they are able to lead self-directed lives and to educate the general public about disability-related topics in order to promote a barrier free community.
The contents of this website were developed, in part, under grants from the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Texas Department of Assistive & Rehabilitative Services (DARS). The contents of this website do not, however, necessarily represent the policies of ED and DARS and you should not assume endorsement by either the federal or state government.
REACH receives a majority of its funding to operate the centers from grants from ED and DARS. REACH of Denton receives 100% of its funding ($218,232) from ED; REACH of Fort Worth receives 100% of its funding ($250,000) from DARS; REACH of Dallas receives 95% of its funding ($420,955) from ED and 5% ($24,559) from DARS; and REACH of Plano receives 100% of its funding ($250,000) from DARS.
Cancellation of Senior Services Event on June 21st
Youth Employment Training presented by Kevan Johnson
Celebrating National Autism Awareness Month
Get FIT Texas is also available in Dallas contact Janie Peachee 214-630-4796
Adjustment to DisAbility at the Dallas Center will be on the 1st and 3rd Monday 1:30pm-3:00pm.
Summer 2016 Events
on May 12th - REACH of Plano 7 Collin County Democrats with Disabilities hosted a webinar to educate on the issues of Housing , Attendant Care and the New Disability Integration Act. We are so happy with all the advocates that attended! We thank the speakers - Bob Kafka of ADAPT, Drew Jones, Cathy Cranston of the Personal Care Attendant Coalition of Texas, Ron Cranston and Adam Prizio of the New York Center for Disabilities Rights.
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