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The Strong Museum: Sensory-Friendly Sunday

Date of Event: Sunday, July 22, 2018
Start Time: 9:00 AM | End Time: 12:00 PM

Location:

Strong National Museum of Play


Event Address:

1 Manhattan Square Drive


Rochester, NY
Event Cost: $10/$15
Contact Person: Phone:

Event:

The Strong National Museum of Play presents Sensory-Friendly Sunday on July 22 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Enjoy The Strong before it opens to the public at an exclusive event designed for children with special sensory, developmental, or physical needs. Explore the museum in a comfortable and accepting environment that features fewer guests, light and sound reduction, extra visual safety signage, and designated quiet areas that include sensory friendly toys. Also enjoy story readings and a free visit to the relaxing Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden before noon.

   

Museum Social Stories area available to help children and guests familiarize themselves with the museum and its exhibits before the visit. Social Stories can also be found on The Strong's mobile guide.

   

The cost to attend is $15 for non-members or $10 for members. Space is limited to 250 guests, registration is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult and tickets will not be sold at the door.

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OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Monday, July 23, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

Community Place of Greater Rochester


Event Address:

500 Carter St.


Rochester, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Michele Hopkins Phone: Call 585-336-4696 or Email: mhopkins@community place.org

Event:

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Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Michele Hopkins, call 585-336-4696 or email: mhopkins@community place.org



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Monday, July 30, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

Ontario Arc


Event Address:

3071 County Complex Dr.


Canandaigua, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Lynn White-Sohn Phone: Call 585-919-2125 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Event:

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Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Lynn White-Sohn, call 585-919-2125 or Email lsohn@ontarioarc.org



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

Lifetime Assistance Inc.


Event Address:

465 Paul Rd.


Rochester, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Colleen Zoyhofski Phone: Call 585-426-4120 ext. 3118

Event:

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Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Colleen Zoyhofski, call 585-426-4120 ext. 3118. 



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Spanish Session

Date of Event: Thursday, August 9, 2018
Start Time: 10:00 AM | End Time: 12:00 PM

Location:

IBERO


Event Address:

214 Clifford Ave.


Rochester, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Armando Carrero Phone: 544-7064 ext. 212

Event:

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Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Armando Carrero, call 544-7064 ext. 212. 



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Start Time: 4:00 PM | End Time: 6:00 PM

Location:

Daystar


Event Address:

700 Lac De Ville


Rochester, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Laurie Bithorn Phone: 585-385-6287 ext. 25

Event:

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Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Laurie Bithorn, call 585-385-6287 ext. 25. 



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

Happiness House


Event Address:

731 Pre-Emption Rd.


Geneva, NY
Event Cost: 14456
Contact Person: Cassandra Passalaqua Phone: 315-789-6828 ext. 7152

Event:

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Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Cassandra Passalaqua, call 315-789-6828 ext. 7152. 



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

Arc of Livingston-Wyoming


Event Address:

4389 Gypsy LN (Hgwy Dept)


Mt. Morris, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Jean Angililli Phone: 585-991-5459

Event:

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Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Kelley Cousin, call 585-991-5459. 



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Monday, September 17, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

Arc of Wayne


Event Address:

150 Van Buren St.


Newark, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Valerie Curtis Phone: 315-331-5001 ext. 311

Event:

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Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Valerie Curtis, call 315-331-5001 ext. 311. 



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Start Time: 5:00 PM | End Time: 7:00 PM

Location:

Arc of Monroe


Event Address:

2567 W. Henrietta Rd.


Rochester, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Jessica Wallace Phone: Call 585-672-2222 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Event:

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Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Jessica Wallace, call 585-672-2222 or email jwallace@arcmonroe.org.
 

 



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Monday, September 24, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

Catholic Charities


Event Address:

1099 Jay St. Bldg J


Rochester, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Seana Denning Phone: Call 607-734-6151 or Email ​sdenning@dor.org

Event:

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Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Seana Denning, call 607-734-6151 or email sdenning@dor.org



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

CDS Monarch


Event Address:

860 Hard Rd.


Webster, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Jennifer Turner Phone: 585-217-1384

Event:

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Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Jennifer Turner, call 585-217-1384. 



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Monday, November 5, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

Community Place of Greater Rochester


Event Address:

500 Carter St.


Rochester, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Michele Hopkins Phone: Call 585-336-4696 or Email ​mhopkins@communityplace.org

Event:

Frontdoor7.jpg

Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Michele Hopkins, call 585-336-4696 or email mhopkins@communityplace.org



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Spanish Session

Date of Event: Thursday, November 8, 2018
Start Time: 10:00 AM | End Time: 12:00 PM

Location:

IBERO


Event Address:

214 Clifford Ave.


Rochester, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Armando Carrero Phone: 585-544-7064 ext. 212

Event:

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Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Session, Spanish Session which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Armando Carrero, call 585-544-7064 ext. 212.



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Monday, November 19, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

Ontario Arc


Event Address:

3071 County Complex Dr.


Canandaigua, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Lynn White-Sohn Phone: Call 585-919-2125 or Email ​lsohn@ontarioarc.org

Event:

Frontdoor7.jpg

Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Lynn White-Sohn, call 585-919-2125 or email lsohn@ontarioarc.org



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

Happiness House


Event Address:

731 Pre-Emption Rd.


Geneva, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Cassandra Passalaqua Phone: 315-789-6828 ext. 7152

Event:

Frontdoor7.jpg

Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Cassandra Passalaqua, call 315-789-6828 ext. 7152. 



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

Lifetime Assistance Inc.


Event Address:

465 Paul Rd. 


Rochester, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Colleen Zoyhofski Phone: 585-426-4120 ext. 3118

Event:

Frontdoor7.jpg

Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Colleen Zoyhofski, call 585-426-4120 ext. 3118. 



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Start Time: 4:00 PM | End Time: 6:00 PM

Location:

Daystar


Event Address:

700 Lac De Ville


Rochester, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Laurie Bithorn Phone: 585-385-6287 ext. 25

Event:

Frontdoor7.jpg

Office for People With Developmental Disabilities presents Front Door Family Information Sessions which offer participants an understanding of OPWDD's mission and purpose; the process to become eligible for OPWDD supports services; types of supports and services available; and where individuals and families can go to get assistance. Families/Individuals are welcome to attend any session that is convenient for them. Families are only required to attend one session even if there are multiple people in the family to be represented.

   

To register contact Laurie Bithorn, call 585-385-6287 ext. 25. 




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