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    Sheriff for a Day

    Special needs residents of Bexar County can apply for the first "Sheriff for a Day" competition. Read on...
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    Milo The Robot Helps Autistic Children With Social Cues

    Dallas-based Robokind has developed Milo, a robot that helps children overcome obstacles to engage with others and learn about social experiences. Read on...
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    Opening Minds, Opening Doors Writing and Speaking Workshop

    Opening Minds, Opening Doors combines the arts of storytelling and acting with public speaking skills so that self-advocates can bring their stories to the general public. Read on...
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    Tim Tebow Makes Appearance at 'Night to Shine'

    “Night to Shine” is an unforgettable prom night experience for guests with special needs. Read on...
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    Camp Brainstorm

    Camp Brainstorm is an opportunity for children with epilepsy located at Camp Aranzazu in Rockport, TX. Read on...
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    Meet Lucas, Gerber's First Down Syndrome Baby

    For the first time in it's almost century old history, Gerber selected as it's "Spokesbaby of the Year" a Down Syndrome child, Lucas Warren. Read on...
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    Members Sought for the IDD System Redesign Advisory Commitee

    The Texas HHSC executive commissioner looks to appoint members to the IDD System Redesign Advisory Committee to serve three to four year terms. Read on...
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    Target Adding Clothing For Adults With Special Needs

    Target stores is introducing a line of clothing specifically for adult female customers with special needs called Universal Thread. Read on...
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    Trump Signs Family Caregivers Act

    A new federal law has been signed to assist the family of caregivers. Read on...
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    Disability Rights Texas Survey

    Disability Rights Texas is sponsoring a survey to obtain feedback from those with disabilities to find out the most important issues and use it to determine how to focus their resources. Read on...
  11. Fiesta Especial Royal Court

    The purpose of the Royal Court is to create visibility for the Leadership and Contributions individuals with disabilities make in our community each day while providing a platform for leadership and life skill development and training. Read on...
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