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Disability Awareness Month

Presidential Proclamation – National Disability Employment Awareness Month|The White House

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA   Americans with disabilities lead thriving businesses, teach our children, and serve our Nation; they are innovators and pioneers of technology.  In urban centers and rural communities, they carry forward our Nation’s legacy of hard work, responsibility, and sacrifice, and their…


Student Employment..What a TREAT!

Charlie Trotter & Ashton Williams are thrilled to have the opportunity to gain employment at Phoenicia Specialty Food Market in Downtown Houston! This opportunity was offered after successfully fulfilling the requirements of an Occupational Skills Certificate as well as an impressionable interview. If you are in the Phoencia Specialty Food Store,…


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The VAST Academy provides comprehensive transition postsecondary certificate programs, pre-college “bridge” courses and support services to individuals with disabilities.


Achieving My Dream

After graduating from Stratford High in Spring Branch ISD, Kristan Jimenez began HCC- Northwest VAST Academy in Fall 2009 with a career goal to become a successful classroom teacher.