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Coat Drive for the Homeless Downtown Dallas

For the new year, Pate employees organized a coat drive to collect warm winter clothing for people living on the street in Dallas.

We paired up with an amazing local organization created by Pastor David Miranda who was an interpreter for Pate’s Spanish program before leaving to found his non-profit, The West End Streets project.

Dallas Holiday Joy Arts and Crafts

Pate Celebrates the Holiday

All Pate locations are in the holiday swing with lots of activities and events. Here's what's going on at all of our locations.... Brinlee Creek Ranch near McKinney held its holiday party for patients on December 16th featuring its annual caroling performance by staff. The ranch announced the 2016 Holiday Door Decorating Contest winner...nursing! For [...]
wheelchair man finishes marathon

Miracle at the Dallas Marathon

Pate has a lot of runners on our traumatic brain injury rehab team and they love a challenge. This year they took on a big one. They fielded a team to run the 13.1 mile Dallas half marathon and push one of our long term residents, Joe, all the way in his wheelchair.  Joe is [...]
Man walking after brain injury

Matt’s Walk After a Brain Injury

What can rehab do? Incredible things. Let's check in with someone who knows a thing or two about that. Matt spent a month in a coma after a near-lethal car wreck. He was ejected from the car and sustained a severe diffuse axonal brain injury.  It was one of those accidents where it's a sheer [...]
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Another Great Trip to Mountain High Camp

What do you get when you combine fun, soaring mountains, fresh air, and a lot of love? Mountain High Camp, where Pate staff and patients headed recently to escape the Texas heat, reconnect with old friends and make new ones. Located in the gorgeous mountains of New Mexico, Mountain High is a five day camp [...]