Deborah Cates lives in Fort Worth. As the parent of a child with a disability, the primary reason Cates applied for the program was her concern for individuals with developmental disabilities (DD) who have complex behavioral needs or are medically fragile. “I want to become a skilled advocate so I can ensure a full continuum of residential and vocational options are available for all people with DD in Texas,” Cates said.
Michael’s Voice, Michael’s Choice
Create a video to help the partner’s son, Michael, share his story and the reasons he chooses to live at the Denton State Supported Living Center. The video “Michael’s Voice, Michael’s Choice” will be available through his Facebook page.