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GAIPSEC Parent Webinar: Supported Decision Making

2019-08-29T20:55:23-04:00Tags: |

This summer the Georgia Inclusive Postsecondary Education Consortium (GaIPSEC) is hosting a series of webinars to give parents information to assist them in planning for transition to adulthood with their child. You MUST register for each webinar you wish to attend! Presenters: Dana Lloyd, Advocate | Georgia Advocacy OfficeJohn McCarty | Fellow SARTAC (Self-Advocacy Resource

FBA/BIPs and the Law

2019-08-29T20:55:22-04:00Tags: |

The Requirement to Conduct FBAs and to Develop and Implement BIPs: What Does the Law Provide and What Do Courts and Agencies Say? This presentation is being co-sponsored by the Center for Leadership in Disability at Georgia State University, the GSU College of Law, and the Emory Autism Center (EAC). The EAC is a Behavior

Friendship Circle Birthday Club

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Celebrate your birthday surrounded by friends at the Friendship Circle Birthday Bash! Volunteers and participants come together to make your special day one you will never forget. Each birthday party takes place at different exciting locations. 

GAIPSEC Parent Webinar: Advocacy 101

2019-08-29T20:55:23-04:00Tags: |

This summer the Georgia Inclusive Postsecondary Education Consortium (GaIPSEC) is hosting a series of webinars to give parents information to assist them in planning for transition to adulthood with their child. You MUST register for each webinar you wish to attend! Presenters: Kylie Moore     Register here: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_MbfU3ru9RlO1iMU_UsDwpA

2019 Atlanta Walk for Apraxia

2019-08-29T20:55:28-04:00Tags: |

Every child deserves a voice! The walk celebrates the achievements of children with Apraxia of speech, as well as raises funds to support local programs. For more information and to register click here.

The Intersection of Disability, Identity, and Sexuality

2019-08-29T20:55:23-04:00Tags: |

Compassionate Atlanta, together with SOJOURN (Southern Jewish Resource Network for Gender and Sexual Diversity) and The Phillip Rush Center invite you for a dinner and dialogue centered around disability, identity, and sexuality. Everyone is invited to join this important conversation! People questioning identities, people sharing their experiences, friends and family looking to support people they

Friends in Action!

2019-08-29T20:55:23-04:00Tags: |

Friends In Action (F.I.A) is held once a month through out the school year. It offers a unique opportunity for children to gain from group activities while still receiving one-on-one attention from their volunteers. Participants are divided into small groups to partake in structured activities led by professional and caring instructors. Each Sunday includes 4

Adult Disability Medical Healthcare Run for Health

2019-08-29T20:55:28-04:00Tags: |

The ADMH Run for Health is a 5K/1K Run/Walk supporting all-encompassing healthcare and social service needs for teens and adults with developmental disabilities. Your support helps the Adult Disability Medical Healthcare (ADMH) provide caring, compassionate and comprehensive care. Register here.

JELP of Friendship Circle

2019-08-29T20:55:23-04:00Tags: |

The Jewish Experiential Learning Program (JELP) of Friendship Circle is a monthly Jewish learning experience for adults with developmental disabilities. Following a pizza dinner, participants learn Jewish topics of interest through individualized teaching, games, crafts and hands on activities. Throughout the program, participants get the chance to bond and create friendships with their enthusiastic and

GAIPSEC Parent Webinar: Independent Living Success Tips

2019-08-29T20:55:23-04:00Tags: |

This summer the Georgia Inclusive Postsecondary Education Consortium (GaIPSEC) is hosting a series of webinars to give parents information to assist them in planning for transition to adulthood with their child.   You MUST register for each webinar you wish to attend! Speaker: Parker Glick | Outreach Coordinator with Statewide Independent Living Council of Georgia