Support Services
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Program Description​

The Support Services Team assists persons with disabilities to explore community-based opportunities that pave the way to a self-directed, independent and inclusive lifestyle. Services provided include:

Support Services Team

Joseph (Joey) Acosta

Support Services Coordinator

Education: Eastwood High School Graduate, Bachelor of Science Computer Networking and Security, Master of Business Administration

Experience: Information Technology Specialist, Assistive Technology Specialist, Sole Proprietor, Employment Coordinator, Independent Living

Skills Coordinator, Computer Lab Assistant, Rehabilitation Council of Texas Member, Relay Texas Advisory Committee Member, Texas Workforce Solutions Disability Subcommittee Member, Project Higher Steering Committee Member, Upper Rio Grande IDD Community Support Network Member

 Interests: Cooking, Fishing, Upgrading Computers and Reading

Favorite Quote: No matter what problem you encounter, whether it’s a grand challenge for humanity or a personal problem of your own, there’s an idea out there that can overcome it. And you can find that idea. – Ray Kurzweil

Josefina (Josie) Reyes

Support Services Assistant Coordinator

Education: GED, Associates Degree in Computerized Accounting

Experience: 17 years representing Volar as the Independent Living Skills/Peer Counseling/Transportation Assistant Coordinator and and Support Services Assistant Coordinator. 

Interests: Crossword Puzzles and playing Scrabble

Favorite Quote: If there’s truth or merit in the criticism try to learn from it. Otherwise, let it roll right off you.  – Hillary Clinton

Hands held together in a circle

Support Services

Program Description

The Support Services Team assists persons with disabilities to explore community-based opportunities that pave the way to a self-directed, independent and inclusive lifestyle. Services provided include:

Support Services Team

Joseph (Joey) Acosta

Support Services Coordinator

Education: Eastwood High School Graduate, Bachelor of Science Computer Networking and Security, Master of Business Administration

Experience: Information Technology Specialist, Assistive Technology Specialist, Sole Proprietor, Employment Coordinator, Independent Living

Skills Coordinator, Computer Lab Assistant, Rehabilitation Council of Texas Member, Relay Texas Advisory Committee Member, Texas Workforce

Solutions Disability Subcommittee Member, Project Higher Steering Committee Member, Upper Rio Grande IDD Community Support Network 

Member

Interests: Cooking, Fishing, Upgrading Computers and Reading

Favorite Quote: No matter what problem you encounter, whether it’s a grand challenge for humanity or a personal problem of your own, there’s an

idea out there that can overcome it. And you can find that idea. – Ray Kurzweil

Josefina (Josie) Reyes

Support Services Assistant Coordinator

Education: GED, Associates Degree in Computerized Accounting

Experience: 17 years representing Volar as the Independent Living Skills/Peer Counseling/Transportation Assistant Coordinator and Support

Services Assistant Coordinator. 

Interests: Crossword Puzzles and playing Scrabble

Favorite Quote: If there’s truth or merit in the criticism try to learn from it. Otherwise, let it roll right off you.  – Hillary Clinton