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.”
Rio Grande Valley Diabetes Association- Do Well, Be Well Lecture 956-782-1900
February 21, 2017 at 6:00pm - February 21, 2017 at 8:00pm
These free lectures feature local physicians discussing different topics related to Diabetes.
South Texas Juvenile Diabetes Association-5k Sweet Run 956-583-2463
February 25, 2017 at 8:00am - February 25, 2017 at 12:00pm
Join the South Texas Juvenile Diabetes Association on this Diabetes Awareness day. This is a fun for all family oriented event.