Welcome to The Accessibility Corner

The Accessibility Corner Show

The Accessibility Corner show airs every Saturday from 11:00 AM to 12 NOON on Dialogue Radio Network


The host of the show is George Zavala a disability rights advocate. He has been visually impaired since birth but this hasn’t stopped him from achieving his goals!     


He serves on the following committee(s)/boards(s): 

City of El Paso Accessibility Advisory Committee 

City of El Paso Citizens Advisory Committee for the Mass Transit Board 

Board of Directors for the Arc of El Paso 

Board of Directors for Volar CIL  

WTET Steering committee for the Metropolitan Planning Organization


Thanks to our title sponsor Stephanie Townsend Allala & Associates which is an Estate Planning and Elder Law Firm. Serving El Paso, Midland, Odessa and other West Texas communities; to schedule an appointment call (915) 533-0007. visit their website

Just click on the episode title to listen to the show:


The Accessibility Corner show discussion on mental health diagnosis and Intellectual and Developmental Disability (IDD)


We discussed mental health diagnosis and our experience with anxiety. We played an enlightening speech from Matthew Williams and how he has benefited from participating in the Special Olympics and we listened to an awesome song in honor of Autism Awareness month.


The Accessibility Corner show with Lawrence Brown.  

In this episode we talked to Lawrence E. Brown III a talented jazz percussionist and music producer. We also discussed his involvement with the San Francisco’s Lighthouse for the Blind Enchantment Camp for visually impaired and blind children. O Yea, did I mention that this gentleman is visually impaired.


The Accessibility Corner show with Patricia Chew and Desert ADAPT


We talked to members from Desert ADAPT about their upcoming fundraiser and we also talked to Patricia Chew an incumbent for Probate Court #1 on how she address the needs of people with disabilities appearing in her court.


The Accessibility Corner show with attorney Jennifer Coulter


We talked to attorney Jennifer Coulter about the Disability Integration Act, the Empowerment Care Act, HR 620 and the misconception of who actually can qualify for Medicate and much more.


The Accessibility Corner show with Bryan Mena, Julio Perez and Martha Chew.  

We talked to Bryan Mena from EPCC’s Student Government Association about Super Thursday ACCESS 2018. We also talked with Julio Perez ADA Coordinator for the City of El Paso about the City’s ADA Transition Plan and much more. Finally but not least, we talked to Martha Chew from Volar CIL about their Lending Closet program.

The Accessibility Corner show with John Carrillo, a candidate for Congressional District 16.  

We talked some politics along with discussing the Disability Integration Act (DIA) and HR 620.


The Accessibility Corner show with Ricardo Samaniego, a candidate for County Judge.  

We talked about his background and of course accessibility.


The Accessibility Corner show with Bonnie Perez, Director of the PEN Project. 

We discussed the recent findings from the federal government of the Texas Education Agency (TEA) encouraging school district to cap services for students with disabilities.


The Accessibility Corner show with Veronica HerediaProgram Manager with Volar CIL. 

We talked about the Independent Living Skills program available at Volar CIL and how someone qualifies for these services.


The Accessibility Corner show with Veronica Escobar along with advocates Josue Rodriguez & Mark Salazar.

  We talked to Veronica Escobar former County Judge and candidate for Congressional District 16.


The Accessibility Corner show with Lily Limon and David Nevarez.  

We talked to retired City Representatives Lily Limon and Desert Storm veteran David Nevarez.

The Accessibility Corner show with Former Mayor Oscar Leeser and the ADA Coordinator for the City of El Paso Julio Perez.  

We talked with the “Peoples” Mayor Oscar Leeser and the ADA Coordinator for the City of El Paso Julio Perez.


The  Accessibility Corner show will have a segment to announce organizations information such as meetings date & time or if you would like to be on our show please complete the form on our contact us  page.

You can call or text in during the show at (915) 603-5176.

You can advertise your business on our show!