Heads up, everybody! There is a new scam afoot that could do great harm to people with disabilities who have diabetes and receive Medicare. What’s Going On? Companies that provide Medicare-approved diabetic testing supplies also often sell other types of
The Brazos Valley Center for Independent Living (BVCIL) and the Texas A&M University Student Council for Exceptional Children (SCEC) invite consumers, their friends and families to our annual Holiday Party on Friday, December 6, 2013 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
The Brazos Valley Center for Independent Living is dedicated to promoting the full inclusion and participation of individuals with disabilities in all aspects of community life through a combination of advocacy, peer support, independent living skills training and information and
Thanks to The Arc of BCS, Family Support Network, & Brazos Valley Center for Independent Living for hosting speakers from The Arc of Texas last night (11/14/13). Speakers from the Arc’s Governmental Affairs division discussed the impact of recent legislation
The Brazos Valley Center for Independent Living Announces Dining in the Dark 2014 and Welcomes the Public to a Preview Event The Brazos Valley Center for Independent Living (BVCIL) will host its second annual Dining in the Dark event on
Finding and maintaining good, steady employment can be hard for anyone, but if you have a disability, it can take some extra problem solving. National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) helps to make employers more aware of people’s abilities to
Insightful Connections Panel and Informational Where: Cain Hall, Room B-111, Texas A&M University When: Tuesday, September 3rd, @ 6pm Insightful Connections is a Texas A&M organization whose mission is to spread awareness and educate the Bryan/College Station community about blindness and visual
Heads up, everybody! We apologize for the very short notice, but this event looks to be very informative. At 3:00 – 4:30 Eastern time TOMORROW, Thursday, August 29, 2013, The Aging and Disability Partnership for Managed Long Term Services and
ADA Awareness Day: 23 Ways the Americans with Disabilities Act Empowers People Who Have Disabilities
Friday, July 26, 2013 is the 23rd anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act. As such, July 26 now marks ADA Awareness Day each year. What is the ADA? The Americans with Disabilities Act, or ADA, is
The Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare,” starts taking effect in less than six months. This cool and cute video outlines how different groups of Americans will be affected. Give it a glance!