Mounting Horizons, Inc. (MHI) is a 501(c) 3 community based organization that was established in 2003. Our mission is to provide services for people in need promoting independence, self sufficiency, and advocating for the full inclusion in society. We provide services to individuals with disabilities and seniors in Harris, Galveston and surrounding counties to fulfill our mission. We have offices in Houston, Galveston and will be opening a new office in the northern part of Galveston County in August 2017.
Our five core programs are advocacy, peer mentoring, independent living skills, youth transition services, and information and referrals. MHI’s goal is empowering individuals to exercise choices to maintain or increase their independence and self-reliance. Our services include independent living skills training, employment assistance, youth transition classes, health and wellness training, travel training, peer mentoring, vocational training and self-advocacy. We assist individuals with purchasing items and services, such as ramps, home modifications, hearing aids, diabetes management to increase their independence.
MHI provides transportation using our ADA accessible vehicles to medical appointments, jobs, store, community events, etc. in Galveston County. We offer mobility management and travel training to connect individuals to the transportation resources in the area, this includes teaching individuals how to access current transportation routes, mapping out rides to and from destinations, assisting with applications, and finding the most economical trips to their destinations.
Our motto is “The Sky is the Limit!” because we understand that there are no goals that are unattainable.