Programs - Disability Inclusion

  • Beacon Lighthouse, Inc.

    Beacon Lighthouse Inc. promotes the economic and personal independence of blind and visually impaired people. It started in a single room at the Washington Elementary School as an incorporated agency, Beacon Lights Inc. in 1974. Three years later, it moved to its present location. After major expansion in 1984, the legal name changed and became…

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  • Blind & Visually Impaired Services

    What are Blind and Visually Impaired Services? Texas Health and Human Services (HHS) works with people who are blind and visually impaired to help them reach their independence goals. What Services can I Get? The Blind Children’s Vocational Discovery and Development Program provides information and works with each child and family to create a Family Service Plan…

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  • C.A.M.P. Therapy Center

    C.A.M.P.Therapy Center is dedicated to serving the pediatric population, or birth-20 years of age.

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  • Daybreak

    Daybreak has been in business for almost 40 years. Daybreak offers a full array of home and community-based services (HCS) including residential group homes, host home/companion care, ICF homes, and supported home living. Daybreak also operates several day habilitation sites around the state. Daybreak was founded on a commitment to provide innovative supports and community-based services to…

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  • Deaf Action Center

    DAC serves the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community in Texas. Deaf Action Center is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, and proud to be recognized as a national and international benchmark service provider. MISSION STATEMENT Providing those who are deaf and hard of hearing the means to ensure advancement through education, economic security and good health.…

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  • Disability Benefits Social Security

    Who can apply for adult disability benefits online? You can use the online application to apply for disability benefits if you: Are age 18 or older; Are not currently receiving benefits on your own Social Security record; Are unable to work because of a medical condition that is expected to last at least 12 months…

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  • Helen Farabee Centers

    Helen Farabee Centers offer a wide variety of community-based services structured to help people with intellectual, behavioral, and developmental disabilities. Center also offers alcohol and drug dependency support groups and a Veteran Peer support group. Crisis Intervention Services are available 24 hours a day by calling, toll-free, 1-800-621-8504. *Walk-In appointments* Sliding fee scale available What…

    Medicaid, Medicare, and Most private insurances. Sliding fee scale for those without insurance. No one is turned away for the inability to pay.

    Psychiatric Evaluation, Supportive Counseling, Psychoactive Medication & Monitoring, Supported Employment, Rehabilitative Skills Training, Supported Housing and Community-based Crisis Intervention.

    Treatment for Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder.

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  • If I Need Help

    If you have a loved one who has Autism, Down Syndrome, Epilepsy, Alzheimer’s disease, or other issues with disorientation, they can get lost more easily and have more problems communicating to any bystanders that they need help. The If I Need Help system mitigates the risks to your loved one by bypassing communication barriers. The…

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  • Inclusive Health Video Series

    This free, 4-part video training for out-of-school time instructors covers best-practices for including youth with intellectual disability (ID) in physical activity sessions. The series was funded by Special Olympics International and made possible by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  • Midwestern State University Disability Support Services

    Providing equal access to educational, social, and recreational programs through the coordination of services and reasonable accommodations, consultation and advocacy.

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