Loading Events

Upcoming Events › Community

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

March 2019

Mentor Advocate Partner (MAP) training *Soldotna

March 1

Sign up to participate! MAP participants will: Learn to share their story among peers Gain knowledge of resources Explore leadership opportunities in our community Practice effective communication and listening skills Learn how to be an effective Map volunteer for other families

Find out more »

STAR Lunch and Learn

March 5 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

March's Lunch and Learn will explore what it looks like to have Waiver Service in your home and community. Brought to you by our Short-Term Assistance and Referral (STAR) program. Available via webinar.

Find out more »

Caring for Medically Complex Youth

March 7 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ACS Communication Center, 600 E. 36th Ave.
Anchoage, AK 99503 United States
+ Google Map

Training for families caring for or interested in caring for a child with complex medical concerns. Sessions include how to navigate the CCMC waiver process, communicating with your child's nutrition team, and how to tell when your child isn't tolerating their diet; how to prepare for your child coming home, and an open conversation with skilled parents sharing their experience. ACS Communication Center: 600 E 36th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99503

Find out more »

Souper Gaming Night!

March 15 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Our video/gaming club, an opportunity for kids and teens who experience developmental differences to socialize and have fun in a safe and supportive way. Parents and guardians must sign a release and provide contact information. Littles are invited from 4-5:30pm (parents or guardians must be present), and teens and youth time is from 6pm-8pm. FREE for all families!

Find out more »

Building Strong Parents

March 20 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

A support group for Alaskan families who care for children with special needs. Share your ideas and stories in a neutral setting. Sign-up to connect in person or via teleconference.

Find out more »

Transition Series: Benefits & Employment

March 21 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Adult Community Transition Program, 3745 Community Park Loop
Anchorage, AK 99504 United States
+ Google Map

A series of lectures on what you need to know as you and your student with intellectual disabilities prepare the way into adulthood. In collaboration with Alaska Down Syndrome Network.

Find out more »

2019 Annual Parent Conference

March 22 - March 23
BP Energy Center, 900 E Benson Blvd.
Anchorage, AK 99508 United States
+ Google Map

Transforming Challenging Behavior into Meaningful Communication View The Conference Page    

Find out more »

Moving Up, Moving On

March 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Stone Soup Group, 307 E. Northern Lights Blvd.
Anchorage, AK 99503 United States
+ Google Map
$100

Moving Up, Moving On is an interactive program designed to teach youth with intellectual or developmental disabilities how to create maintain healthy relationships. What to expect: • 9-week program; starting on 3/27/19 and ending on 5/22/19 • Attend twice a week – Wednesday and Friday from 3-5 pm • Discuss types of relationships, personal boundaries, independent living skills and more • Supervised outings in the community with peers Requirements: • $100* per person – scholarships available if cost is a…

Find out more »

April 2019

Building Strong Parents

April 17 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Stone Soup Group, 307 E. Northern Lights Blvd.
Anchorage, AK 99503 United States
+ Google Map

A support group for Alaskan families who care for children with special needs. Share your ideas and stories in a neutral setting. Sign-up to connect in person or via teleconference.

Find out more »

Transition Series

April 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Adult Community Transition Program, 3745 Community Park Loop
Anchorage, AK 99504 United States
+ Google Map

A series of lectures on what you need to know as you and your student with intellectual disabilities prepare the way into adulthood. In collaboration with Alaska Down Syndrome Network.

Find out more »
+ Export Events

Do you have an event you’d like featured on this calendar?  Submit your event for publication here.