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REACH of Fort Worth staff can certify people with disabilities as eligible to use the
Mobility Impaired Transportation Service (MITS) and
register to ride on a Fort Worth Transportation fixed route bus at a reduce fare.
To see if you qualify for either service, please contact Miaka Powers at 817-870-9082 or firstname.lastname@example.org
2017 Theme: Exploring New Heights #DallasIDApic
The Dallas Branch of the International Dyslexia Association (Dallas IDA) is calling for photographs and two – dimensional-art entries from children, teens, and adults with dyslexia that portray how you have lived beyond the limits of dyslexia – “Exploring New Heights. The contest is to raise awareness of dyslexia and its strength-related and challenge-related impacts, in coordination with Dyslexia Awareness Month in October.
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Rory Cooper, PhD of the Human Engineering Research Laboratories (HERL) and the University of Pittsburgh would like to know about the
STAR+PLUS Community Listening Session
Hosted by Arc Greater Mid Cities
Facilitated by: Patricia Nobbie, Ph.D., Disability Policy Engagement Director
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 from 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Arc Greater Mid Cities (Arc House)
1806 Haltom Road
Haltom City, Texas 76117
Please join the Amerigroup team for breakfast and a family listening session regarding the STAR+PLUS program. They want to
Individual Art Therapy/Counseling Sessions for Individuals with Disabilities
Art Therapy Services at Reach of Plano
Available This Summer!
Presented by Butterfly4Art Therapy
Annie Wallace, M.Ed., M.A.
Professional Art Therapist
Licensed Professional Counselor Intern
Supervised by Keri Riggs, M.A., LPC-S
Location: Reach of Plano
DALLAS HOUSING AUTHORITY TO ACCEPT HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PROGRAM APPLICATIONS
UT Dallas and Texas Southern University join the Dallas County College Advising Texting Program! Do you know Dallas-area seniors that could use extra guidance to finish the college application and financial aid process? Have them text their district name (ex: Cedar Hill ISD) to phone number (972) 992-1681.