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  • 27Apr

    What is Self Direction?

    Community Event  |  Developmental Disability  |  Erie

    Thursday, April 27, 2017, 10 am–12 pm

    Self-direction gives you flexibility to choose the mix of supports and services that are right for you so you can live the life you want. With self-direction, YOU choose your services, the staff and organizations that provide them, and a schedule that works best for YOU.  Join this Self Direction information session to learn more about this service.

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  • 27Apr

    Navigating Services Outside of the School Day

    Workshop  |  Transition  |  Erie

    Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6–8 pm

    Are there services out there in addition to school services for a child or adult with disabilities? Yes! Participants will discuss transition and what it looks like at different grade levels. Walk away with information about available supports and services and gain an understanding of eligibility and the admission process for them.

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  • 27Apr

    Chautauqua County Parent Group for Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Support Group  |  Autism  |  Chautauqua

    Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6–8 pm

    Purpose:  To provide a welcoming environment for parents and other caregivers of children with autism spectrum disorders to meet, share experiences,  ask questions and receive support.

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  • 27Apr

    Transition to Adulthood

    Workshop  |  Special Education  |  Erie

    Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6–8 pm

    What happens after high school for students with disabilities? What questions should you ask and whom do you ask? When should families start thinking about and planning for adult life?  In this workshop participants will understand the special education system’s responsibilities regarding all areas of living…”Live, Learn, Work and Play.” An introduction to community based services will be provided.

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  • 28Apr

    Family Peer Support Group

    Community Event  |  Advocacy,Behavior,Developmental Disability  |  Cattaraugus

    Friday, April 28, 2017, 6–7:30 pm

    Empowering families in a positive environment.  All parents in the community are invited to attend monthly meetings that begin with a family-style pizza dinner.

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  • 28Apr

    Life, Animated

    Community Event  |  Autism  |  Erie

    Friday, April 28, 2017, 7–9 pm

    Inspirational story of Owen Suskind, a young man with autism who was unable to speak as a child until he and his family discovered a unique way to communicate by immersing themselves in the world of classic Disney animated films.

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  • 29Apr

    Advocate. Educate. Support. Love. #downsyndrome

    Community Event  |  Behavior,Developmental Disability,Specific Disability 

    Saturday, April 29, 2017, 10 am–2 pm

    Join us Saturday, April 29th for a specialized workshop on behavior and Down Syndrome. Author of the popular book, Supporting Positive Behavior in Children and Teens with Down Syndrome: The Respond but Don't React Method, Dr. David Stein of Boston will be in Buffalo to present the basic neuroscience of Down Syndrome, and how this informs effective behavior management.

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  • 29Apr

    True Abilities Martial Arts Classes!

    Community Event  |  Developmental Disability  |  Niagara

    Saturday, April 29, 2017, 2:30–5 pm

    The goal of each class is to empower every student with self- confidence, self-discipline and self-control, all while teaching self- defense tactics with in a fun, exciting and adaptive environment.

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  • 1May

    Parent Group for Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Support Group  |  Autism  |  Niagara

    Monday, May 1, 2017, 6:30–8 pm

    PURPOSE: Provide a welcoming environment for parents and other caregivers of children with autism spectrum disorders to meet, share experiences, ask questions and receive support.

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  • 3May

    Gay Straight Alliance

    Community Event  |  Advocacy  |  Niagara

    Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 6–7:30 pm

    Are you between the ages of 14 – 19 and identify as: lesbian? Gay? Bi? Transgender? Not Sure? An Ally*?

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