Welcome to VAIL!

Welcome to Vail

Welcome to VAIL in McAllen.

Mobi Chair

Mobi-Chair floating beach wheelchair makes South Padre Island accessible.

Technology Lab

Tour the Technology Lab to try out assistive devices and software.

Video Phones

Video phones enable signers to communicate visually over the internet.

Bus Stop

The bus stops near the front door of VAIL in McAllen.

VAIL-South Texas in Laredo

VAIL-South Texas in Laredo

VMarketplace Navigator Training is tough!

Marketplace Navigator Training is tough!


MS Support Group to Begin Fall Season Meetings

The first MS Support Group meeting will be held October 4th, the first Saturday of the month. The meeting will be held at VAIL (3012 N McColl Road, McAllen TX 78501) from 10:00 am to12:00 pm.

People with Disabilities Have the Right to Vote!

Learn more about voting rights of people with disabilities. Watch the Video at YouTube from Disability Rights of Texas by following the link below:

Vote Video: Disability Rights Texas

There are certain requirements all citizens must meet before they can vote in Texas. Follow the link below to see how to meet these requirements.


Have You Prepared for Hurricanes? The Season Isn't Over Yet!

Follow the link below for information about how to register for Emergency Transportation.

VAIL Newsletter - 211 Information


Are you Looking for Affordable Health Insurance?

Check with the Marketplace Navigators at VAIL. Even though the Enrollment period deadline has passed, they are available to help you:

  • Find out if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period,
  • Apply for Medicaid or CHIP,
  • Create an account at Healthcare.gov,
  • Apply for an exemption from having to pay the fee for going without coverage,
  • Get information to help you to use your insurance effectively.

For more information, follow the link below:

Button leading to Health Insurance Marketplace Page


VAIL Author Teresa Stern Writes Children's Book

Teresa Stern, VAIL's Receptionist, has written a charming children's book called the Grocery Store Alphabet Game! We are proud of her! She recently participated in a Book Signing event hosted by Sarah Book Publishing in Harlingen Thursday, July 31st.  Teresa is happy to sign her books.

If you are interested in buying Teresa's book online, you can find it on Amazon. Click on the Book Button below, for more information about her accomplishment as it appeared in the VAIL Newsletter:

Like Teresa's Facebook Page!