The Arc of Katy’s first general membership meeting for 2012 will be held Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, in the meeting room of the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd., at 7 p.m.
Sheri Talbot, director of authority and admissions at Texana Center, the Local Mental Retardation Authority for six counties including Fort Bend and Waller, will be the guest speaker. Talbot will explain what impact the work and decisions of the 82nd Texas Legislature on the Texas budget have on Intellectual and Developmental Disability Services. Talbot will also discuss how parents, advocates, and other interested parties can affect change for the next Texas legislative session.
The meeting is open to the public. Everyone interested in working to enable Katy citizens with IDD to be a participating and contributing member of our community is encouraged to join us.
The Arc of Katy is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization serving intellectually and developmentally disabled individuals (IDD) living in the geographical boundaries of the Katy ISD. Individuals with IDD, their families, friends, interested citizens and professionals in the disability field work together to provide programs and services for citizens with IDD. The Arc of Katy also sponsors educational and recreational activities for the IDD community.
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