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Knowledge Series: VIA Updates

In this Knowledge Series discussion on June 29, 2021, we heard from VIA and VIA Transit to discuss: What’s Happening Now & Upcoming Changes.

The presentation was led by Sylvia Castillo (Manager of Paratransit Operations) and Mike Dominguez (Community Engagement Specialist).

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Knowledge Series: Staying Healthy in Summer Sun

In this Bridging the Gap meeting on June 7, 2021, Dr. Brett Helmonds, D.O. shared information about staying safe in the heat of summer. He discussed: – CDC Recommendations – Heat Related Illness (Heat Stroke v. Heat Exhaustion) – Sunburns – Sunscreen – Dehyrdration – Pool Safety – Sunglasses

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Knowledge Series: Texas Adult Protective Services

In this Club Connect meeting on 11/11/20, we welcomed a guest speaker from Texas Adult Protective Services (APS). Lisa Senteno shared information about how APS can help you and your loved ones.

https://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Adult_Protection/

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Knowledge Series: Disability Rights Texas

In this Club Connect meeting on 3/3/21, we welcomed two guest speakers from Disability Rights Texas. Jeanie Hanzal spoke about Vocational Rehab (VR) and Cicely Reid spoke about Support Decision Making (SDM) / Guardianship and Self-Determination.

https://www.disabilityrightstx.org/en/home