Houston Public Media’s Ernie Manouse visited to learn more about our volunteer-powered Gingersnaps Etc. program. Watch the video below and check out the full article on houstonpublicmedia.org.
As many of you are already aware, The Center was severely impacted by flooding after Hurricane Harvey. Our Willow River Farms campus sustained damage to the recently repaired chapel and a client home, but it was our West Dallas campus, just off the banks of Buffalo Bayou, that felt the storm’s full force. Five of […]
The Center’s day programs will resume tomorrow, Tuesday, September 5th, for the first time since before Hurricane Harvey. Please continue to check our website and social media pages for up-to-date information. If you have questions or concerns not addressed on our website, please feel free to contact our Community Relations Manager, Natasha Turner, at 346.240.6193.
The city of Houston is experiencing an unprecedented weather event that has left many of its residents, businesses– large and small, service and community-based organizations, and area services inoperable. Because of the immeasurable devastation throughout the city and unfortunately, on our very campus, we are canceling all of our day program services and will remain […]
As the Houston community continues to deal with the devastating effects of Harvey, we at The Center want to make sure that you are updated about the organization and its operations. As of now, The Center has maintained the integrity of its services to clients both on campus at our W. Dallas location and in […]
Whether considered a tropical storm or a hurricane, Harvey has definitely impacted Houston and its surrounding areas in ways we have never seen before. However, we want to ensure those of you who have entrusted your loved ones to our care at The Center that they are being well-cared for by our diligent staff who […]
HOUSTON, TX (24 August 2017)—Due to projected inclement weather, The Center (for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities) and its dental clinic located at 3550 W. Dallas Street, 77019 will close all client services on Monday, August 28, 2017 until further notice. The current forecast is predicting that a Category Three storm will impact Houston […]
What started as a couple of bins in select buildings at The Center’s West Dallas location has now grown into a campus-wide initiative to reduce waste. Spearheaded by Chief Financial Officer David Pomerantz, a beta version of the new program was rolled out this spring with cardboard receptacles for paper and aluminum in four of […]
BBVA Compass Chief Marketing Officer and Board Member at The Center Jennifer Dominiquini paid a visit to our West Dallas campus this Monday morning for a special edition of The Center’s Pursuit Spin class. The high-energy class was led by Coaches Jourdan Ellis and Steve Quick, who teach the adaptive fitness class every weekday at […]
Houston, TX (June 2017)—The Center is excited to announce that it has reached its $13.5 million goal in the Pursuit for those with disABILITIES capital campaign, the largest campaign in The Center’s history and the first in 25 years. Pursuit was centered around a cross-country bike ride that began on June 6, 2016. On the […]