Events - South Texas Alliance for Regional Trade

CBCIL’s Holiday Social

CBCIL’s First Holiday Social We encourage all of our community and consumer members to join us for this special social. There will be a cookie swap, Christmas movie, food, game…


CBAD Classes

The Coastal Bend Advocacy Development class to begin in January 2018! The Coastal Bend Advocacy Development class  has a goal of increasing both systemic and personal advocacy efforts by people…


Mobility Now! Launch Celebration

Mobility Now! Launch The launch of the Liberty Demonstration is only ONE WEEK away! After a year of planning, we are proud to initiate the demonstration phase of the MobilityNOW! Project…


Open Enrollment for 2018 Marketplace health insurance starts November 1st!

ACA Marketplace Open Enrollment Open Enrollment for 2018 Marketplace health insurance starts November 1st! It’s shorter this year and ends December 15th. Connect with us now, so you don’t miss…


CBCIL’s Celebration of the ADA’s 27th Anniversary

Join Us The Coastal Bend Center for Independent Living is celebrating the 27th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act on Wednesday, July 26th with an interactive movie party at the Alamo Drafthouse located at 7601 South Staples…


Consumer Biography

Consumer Biography Aaron is a CLASS participant and I have the honor of working with him. On paper, his diagnosis of Spina Bifida including hydrocephalus sounds limiting, but in real…


Staff Spotlight

Kudos for a job well done! Tamika Phoenix joined the CLASS team 6 years ago. Before joining the CLASS team, she worked with a local Direct Service Agency. Coming from…


Joe Huerta attends the Pen 2 Paper Creative Writing contest

Joe Huerta reads from his book La Roja at the VSA Texas and the Pen 2 Paper Creative Writing Contest held at Malvern Books in Austin, TX.    


Advocacy Now!

No Foolin’ Around: starting April 1st CBCIL will provide news from the field about systemic advocacy efforts by consumers and staff, whether by ourselves or partnering with allies and other…