In 2002, Congress passed the Help America Vote Act to make the voting process more inclusive and accessible. That means that if you are a person with a disability, you have specific legal rights regarding voting.
Well, well, if it isn’t Uncle Sam’s favorite time of year again! It’s frustrating enough if you have to pay ol’ Uncle Sam, but wouldn’t it be nice not to have to pay someone to do the paperwork? Well, YES!
February is Low Vision Awareness Month! Come join Insightful Connections, the organization of Texas A&M students who are blind or visually impaired, to learn more about the challenges and triumphs of those who have low or no vision. Topics will
Even though we just finished National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) in October, it’s already time to start thinking about this year’s initiative and the poster art. The deadline to enter this year’s contest is March 15, Here’s the heads-up
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn. ~ Benjamin Franklin The Brazos Valley Center for Independent Living (BVCIL) has been advocating for increased transportation options for people with disabilities in our community
The Brazos Valley Center for Independent Living Announces Dining in the Dark 2014 Tickets are on Sale NOW! Click here or call/come by our office to get yours! A second chance, A second date, Food that is always better the
Job Announcement Job Title: Executive Director Hours: Full-Time, Salaried, Exempt Position Salary: Commensurate with Experience Purpose: The Texas Association of Centers for Independent Living (TACIL) is a membership organization that represents 24 Centers for Independent Living (CILs) throughout the State.
Accommodations Counselor (Student Development Specialist II) Disability Services, Texas A&M University ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY AND DEPARTMENT Texas A&M University is a land-grant, sea-grant, and space-grant institution located in College Station, Texas. The university is centrally located, approximately equidistant from
by Gia Alexander Independent Living Facilitator World Braille Day is acknowledged every year on January 4 to commemorate the birthday of Louis Braille (1809-1852), who, after losing his sight, developed the Braille code that to this day affords equal
From the program announcement: “The summer 2014 Youth in Development (YiD) internship program is aimed at students and recent graduates with disabilities who aspire to careers in international development or international affairs. Applications are open until January 29, 2014. The