Our Lady of the Lake University: Speech–Language–Hearing Center – Provides audiology services across the lifespan and provides speech-language-swallowing services for individuals ages 18 and above. Services are provided by experienced state licensed and nationally certified audiologists and speech-language pathologists.
Meet The MACers!
The MAC would be nothing without our dedicated MACers. Meet and learn more about each of our partners that help us offer services to the special needs and disabled community in San Antonio and beyond!
Project Access – A unique program offered to individuals with documented intellectual disabilities. It is designed to support the student to access postsecondary education developing skills for gainful employment. Curriculum completion is dependent on the student’s ability to complete the courses in a semester.
Project Angel Fares – Providing trips of a lifetime for children with special needs or disability diagnosis since 2012. Their mission is to make it possible for the children and their families to experience all-inclusive Morgan’s Wonderland and Morgan’s Inspiration Island, all expenses paid. PAF now expands to include the needed services that The MAC provides.
Reaching Maximum Independence – Assists individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities reach their maximum level of independence. This is accomplished on both the program and individual level through a spectrum of services to include: 10 group homes, three apartment living sites, host home companion support, a dynamic day program called Life Enrichment Program. The services networked through The MAC are the Supported Employment Program.
San Antonio Food Bank – Fighting hunger is the number one priority of the Food Bank, but it also seeks to educate and aid in many other ways. A variety of programs and resources is available to families, individuals, seniors, children, and military members in need.
San Antonio Housing Authority – Committed more than 80 years to building and maintaining affordable housing for residents of San Antonio. SAHA provides housing assistance to more than 57,000 children, adults and seniors through its Public Housing, Housing Choice Voucher and Mixed-Income housing programs.
San Antonio Lighthouse for the Blind – Serves individuals who are legally blind as well as those who are experiencing onset or progressive vision loss by providing Children & Youth Programs, Family, Parent, and child/youth events and activities as well as Orientation & Mobility Programs.
Sponsel Eye Experts – Provides comprehensive clinical and surgical eye care to all patients, from birth through adulthood. Through knowledge, science, and a nurturing environment, they strive to offer each patient and family exemplary service and the positive experience they deserve. Although Dr. Sponsel and Dr. Mancha specialize in eye care, they also focus on the total health and well-being of their patients through communication with physicians of all specialties to promote excellent care for all.