Welcome to the Rio Grande Valley Region page. This page is a place for you to find events, services, support groups for both you and your child, and updates on things that are happening in your community.
Please check here often, and tell us about anything that you think is important for other families who have children with disabilities or special health-care needs.
If your child has a dual diagnosis of Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities (IDD) and mental illness, it is important to have a doctor that can treat both. Here are one parent’s recommendations.
For a child with Sensory Processing Disorder, going to the grocery store can be a nightmare. Learn about the baby steps I took to get my child prepared to go to the store with me.
Don’t be afraid of a diagnosis. They are sometimes hard to hear or accept, but they can be helpful as well. A diagnosis is way more than just a “label.”
Children’s Museum of Brownsville Art Workshop 956-548-9300
January 28, 2017 at 9:30am - January 28, 2017 at 12:00am
The Children's Museum of Brownsville offers this free weekly art workshop for children with disabilities.
Special Olympics Polar Plunge-South Padre Island 956-630-3434
January 28, 2017 at 11:00am - January 28, 2017 at 2:00pm
The Special Olympics Texas Annual Polar Plunge is where you recruit your friends, grab a costume and come out to support athletes in the Rio Grande Valley area.