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Dinner and Discussion on Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) Services

Topics Include:
Life Plan | Self-Directed Services
Residential Options | Family Support Services
Special Education | Assessments
and more!

Tuesday, November 19th
Light Dinner Provided

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December 5, 2019
8:30 am to 3:00 pm

Evidence shows when families, communities and schools work together, students are more successful and the entire community benefits.

Michael's Catering & Banquets
4885 Southwestern Blvd.
Hamburg, NY 14075


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Gaining Understanding
Through Knowledge

Guide & Connect simplifies and delivers information about NYS OPWDD changes that affect the way individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities receive their services and health care.

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Got Stress? We Can Help!

Join us to learn coping skills that have been shown to reduce stress and anxiety.

Free workshop

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join us for rec fest on november 21
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Parent Network of WNY
has launched its

Money Management Program

Fact Sheets | Budgeting Worksheets
External Resources | Videos

To benefit parents and caregivers of individuals with disabilities.

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