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!


VAIL to Host ADA Celebration July 24th:

Come take part in our ADA Awareness Celebration to be held here at VAIL (3012 N McColl Rd, McAllen, TX 78501) July 24, 9 am-1 pm.

Take the opportunity to learn about community resources available valley-wide. Games, arts and crafts, raffle prizes and much more will be provided. Best of all, it's FREE!

Areas of interest will be disability awareness and available resources. Come join the fun and support ADA awareness! For special accomodations please call 956-668-8245

Follow the link below for the ADA celebration flyer, and a form to fill out if your organization would like to participate..

ADA Celebration Flyer and Form


Are You Ready for Hurricane Season?

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 to Participate in Book Signing July 31st.

Teresa Stern, VAIL's Receptionist, has written a charming children's book called the Grocery Store Alphabet Game! We are proud of her! She will be participating in a Book Signing event hosted by Sarah Book Publishing in Harlingen Thursday, July 31st. Come and get her signature on your copy! For more information about this event, follow the link below:

Three Authors - One Night Book Signing Event

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:


People with Disabilities Have the Right to Vote!

Learn more about voting rights of people with disabililties. 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:

Requirements to Vote in Texas