Our 17th Annual Camp du Ballon Rouge weekend for Texas Children with a primary diagnosis of Tourette’s is NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS. Camp dates are Friday, March 1 through Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Camp For All.
GALA EVENING Southern Garden Soiree: Thursday, January 24, 2019
TEE-OFF FOR TOURETTE Golf event: Monday, February 25, 2019
TARGETS FOR TOURETTE Clay Shoot Dinner/Dance: Friday, March 29, 2019
VISIT THE EVENT PAGE FOR EACH ITEM TO LEARN MORE!
See below for Holiday Party info. For more details, check each particular Support Group Page.
Austin: Tuesday, December 4
Fort Worth: Saturday, December 1
Katy/Sugar Land: Wednesday, December 12
San Antonio: Tuesday, December 4
The Woodlands/North Houston: Thursday, December 13
In case you missed it…. Our 17th annual Camp du Ballon Rouge children’s weekend will be held Friday, March 1 thru Sunday, March 3, 2019. Applications will be available on-line in mid January.
Learn more about Camp dBR on our Camp Page!
Visit our Support Group pages to stay up-to-date about upcoming educational presentations by Sheryl Kadmon, Tourette Texas Executive Director. Always FREE and open to parents, teachers, and more. CHildren meet seaprately for social activities.
Katy Area: Wednesday, 8/8
Woodlands/North Houston: Thursday, 8/9
San Antonio: Monday, 8/13
Austin: Tuesday, October 2
Dallas: Saturday, October 6
Fort Worth: Saturday, October 6
It's Tourette Syndrome Awareness Month. In honor, Takeaway Tourette's will raffle 2 Astros vs Red Sox tickets on May 31st with 100% of the proceeds going to Tourette Association - Texas Chapter!
Make your donation via https://secure.squarespace.com/commerce/donate?donatePageId=558b3304e4b006e0651ec62e
$25 donation = 5 chance
$50 donation = 10 chances
$75 donation = 25 chances
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Go Houston Astros Baseball Club!
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TAA (National Tourette Association of America) has some exciting news to share about the Youth Ambassador Program. Like last year, TAA will be hosting a second Youth Ambassador Training from July 13-14, 2018 at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio in San Antonio, Texas. The CDC has again agreed to fund this second YA Training. We are also encouraging all teens that are qualified, to apply.
Applications are currently being accepted, please visit www.tourette.org/youth-ambassador. The application deadline is June 1.
• Youth must be between the ages of 12 and 17.
• A parent/ guardian must attend the training with the Youth Ambassador.
The CDC will cover the costs of the San Antonio YA training. The following are covered
• Hotel accommodations for the night of Friday, July 13 for the YA team (additional nights at the team’s personal expense).
• Transportation (e.g. airfare, train ticket, mileage reimbursement) up to $700 total per YA team (teen and parent/guardian).
• Transportation to the Meet & Greet at The Cherrity Bar.
• Training-sponsored meals for YA team.
• Training program materials.
At attendee’s own expense (Costs NOT covered by the Tourette Association):
• Hotel charges for any nights that are part of an extended stay.
Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions.
CDC Project Manager
718.224.2999, ext 227
JOIN US! Email TouretteTexas@aol.com for an invitation.