Thanks to all the beach lovers that showed up to keep Texas Beaches great Read More
Beach Clean Up May 13th 2017
We want to thank the all the cool people that show up and show they care about Texas beaches with hard work and sweat. Thank You... Read More
The I-Neglect No Texas Beaches campaigns have continued to grow over the years, and we are appreciative of the volunteers that show up to keep the beaches clean. Next clean up is September 24th Saturday at 9 am. Contact Kurt to volunteer. Thanks to Zieglers Foods for donating Hot Dogs. Read More
September Beach Cleanup
Fall 2015 Beach CleanupThe I-Neglect volunteers were hard at work September 26th making the Texas Beaches safe for you and me.
Taking Kids to Higher Places
In 1908 it was ok to have 12 year olds work in a factory. Louis Hine said "enough", he spent 10 years documenting child labor in pictures. And helped kids to be kids.
I Neglect is committed to the healthy development of the social and cultural needs of underprivileged children in Southeast Texas. Having fun and rewarding social experiences with positive role models and with peers are vital to our children’s healthy passage into their adolescent and adult lives.
A child's peer group will always have a profound effect on them. Having a variety of positive influences is essential. We all have had an influential person in our lives that have changed our lives for better or worse.
I-Neglect has documented many of it's community events whenever possible, in many cases it's not ethical to show images where I-Neglect has hosted events with traumatized minors or where legal proceedings are underway.
The Image Gallery is a partial record of pictures and videos of past benefits, community participation events and beach cleanups.
To find out when the next I-Neglect beach cleanup takes place and find out how to participate send us a message on the contact us page.
It never hurts to take precautions around water. Many of the tips mentioned, also apply to lake and bay swimming. By heeding these common sense suggestions, summertime trips to the beach, will not only be fun, but safe. •Pay attention to swimming boundaries and markings. These are placed in areas for a reason. Either the […]
Exercise is important for health, but avoiding prolonged periods of sitting is nearly as important. Just get up and move about during the day. The more you move, the greater the health benefits are likely to be.Each additional hour spent in front of the TV increased the risk of dying from heart disease by 18 […]
Mental health — an essential part of children’s overall health — has a complex interactive relationship with their physical health and their ability to succeed in school, at work and in society. Both physical and mental health affect how we think, feel and act on the inside and outside.For instance, an overweight young boy who […]