Over 4–weeks students will learn soft skills for employment. These will include skills such as communicating, teamwork, work hygiene, networking and work attitude. They will work through the State of Alaska Jobz Club curriculum as a group to identify goals such as completing a job application, signing up or applying for technical classes or scheduling Learn More
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: • 10-week program starting August 29th • Attend twice a week – Wednesday(s) and Friday(s) • Discuss types of relationships,personal boundaries, independent living skills and more • Supervised outings Learn More
Join us for a series of basic, introductory ASL classes intended for parents/caregivers of children with hearing loss or alternative communication needs. The content in June is repeated in July. Children are welcome, but parents are responsible for them during class. JULY—Basic ASL Series July 10th, 12th, 24th, 26th 5:30 – 7pm Registration is required.
Do you have questions about how to set up and maintain a personal budget? Do you know why credit is important? Do you have questions about the different kinds of checking accounts and credit cards? Then, this is the class for you! This course is set up to provide the following: BUDGETING: Tools you’ll need Learn More
Youth ages 16 – 22 are invited… to discuss what it means to find and keep employment. Over 8-weeks students will learn soft skills for employment. These will include skills such as communicating, teamwork, work hygiene, networking and work attitude. They will work through the State of Alaska Jobz Club curriculum as a group to Learn More
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
Presented by Anne Applegate, Governor’s Council on Disability and Special Education Lisa Wawrzonek, ASAGA (AK State Association of Guardianship and Advocacy) Do you know what to expect as your child transitions into adulthood? Come learn tools and information on how to assist your child and make the adjustment into adulthood. Explore what resources are available Learn More
Engaging in the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) process can be overwhelming. Learn ways to positively enhance communication with the school team and learn new ways to support your child’s education. Attend in-person or via webinar.
We know there are opportunities and benefits that come with obtaining a diploma or alternative diploma, yet some populations still struggle more than others. Learn about supporting graduation and options available after school. Join a discussion with parents and professionals to encourage education and explore best practices. Together we can increase graduation rates for individuals Learn More