Come see us at the Disability Awareness Month Kickoff on Sept. 30!

Please join us for the 2016 Disability Awareness Month Kickoff (DAMK) event sponsored by the Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities (MOPD) and the City of Houston Department of Neighborhoods. HAVIN will be there as an exhibitor, so stop by our table and visit with us!


WHEN:  September 30, 2016, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Registration begins at 9:30 AM

WHERE:  Metropolitan Multi-Service Center (MMSC), 1475 W. Gray, Houston 77019

The annual DAMK event promotes public participation in the citywide celebration of Disability Awareness Month set for October. Disability Awareness Month salutes the achievements of people with disabilities and educates about the value of diversity inclusion. This year’s theme is “Awareness and Advocacy”.

Event Features
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony to Celebrate the Remodeling of the MMSC

Mayoral Proclamation – Mayor Sylvester Turner, Councilwoman Ellen Cohen

Keynote Address:  Celebrating The Spirit of Advocacy – Tribute to Jay Stiteley – Angel Ponce, MOPD

Exhibitors and Demonstrations

Live Entertainment

Family-Friendly Self-Advocacy Activities

Free Food and Refreshments

Door Prizes
To RSVP for the event and request accommodations, call the Department of Neighborhoods Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities at
or visit


Tomorrow is the big day, 2016 Insight Expo!

That’s right, its almost here, the 2016 HAVIN Insight Expo. Saturday, July 30, 2016, from 9 AM to 2 PM, at the University of Houston Health and Biomedical Sciences Building, 4811 Calhoun.


Want to come but didn’t pre-register? Don’t worry, we’re taking walk-ups at the door, $10 per person!


Like they say on The Price Is Right…Come on down!

You’ve still got time to pre-register for 2016 Insight Expo on July 30

Here Ye, Here Ye!

If you haven’t yet done so, there is still time to pre-register for the 2016 HAVIN Insight Expo!

Pre-registration not only saves you five bucks per person, but it also gets you into an early bird door prize drawing, exclusively for those who pre-register!

Once you’ve pre-registered, download the photo media release form, then complete it and bring it with you on the day of the Insight Expo, July 30!