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.
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
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.
If you are ready be that support for someone else, become a Family Support Volunteer through the Stone Soup Group’s Mentor. Advocate. Partner. (MAP) program. Lunch is provided.
A panel of experienced Parent Navigators will discuss the importance of peer support. They will also share strategies to find peer support or start a support group in your community. Attend in-person in Anchorage or Sitka; or via webinar. SESA/ARRC is hosting a site at the Sitka Public Library and will be available to provide Learn More
TITLE: Work Incentive Planning Assistance (WIPA) WHEN: February 15th, Thursday, 6 PM SPEAKER: Larissa Cummings, UAA Center for Human Development, WIPA (Work Incentive Planning Assistance) Project Director WHERE: Special Olympics campus (3200 Mountain View Dr. Anchorage, AK 99501) Come learn about the WIPA project and what services they provide for transition age youth. Learn about Learn More
Location: LINKS Mat-Su Join other parents caring for children with special needs to talk about ways to keep your family strong. Share what works for you and learn from others.
Register and find out more at www.asaga.info. The brochure and registration can be found on the conference tab. OCTOBER 27TH ANYONE 8:30 to 5pm $75.00 OCTOBER 28TH FAMILY GUARDIAN SPECIFIC 9 to 1pm $25.00 (Fee for families on 9/28 can be waived. Contact ASAGA)
Join Tiffany Ruby, Parent Navigator at Stone Soup Group and learn how to prevent and respond to challenging behaviors in children with special needs. Use communication techniques and tools to implement positive strategies for you and your family. Attend in-person or via webinar.
FOR PARENTS, PROVIDERS AND CHILDREN! Bring your kids – join Stone Soup Group as we explore the dynamics of bullying. In one room parents will discuss solutions that can help children with disabilities address this serious issue. Meanwhile, in the next room, children will have an opportunity to participate in other activities to learn about Learn More