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Parent to Parent—Monthly Parent Groups

Date of Event: 11/27/2017
Start Time: 10am | End Time: 12pm

Location:

Parent to Parent Office


Event Address:

OPWDD Building

415 Oser Avenue


Hauppauge, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Alissa Morris Phone: 631-434-6196 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Parent to Parent runs informal monthly support groups for parents navigating their

child’s special needs (one for parents of school aged children, and another for parents of

adults or children getting ready to age out of school).

Both groups take place at the time and place listed above.

SPACE IS LIMITED. Participants MUST RSVP.



Parent to Parent Holiday Party

Date of Event: 12/11/2017
Start Time: 10am | End Time: 11:30am

Location:

Parent to Parent Office


Event Address:

OPWDD Building

415 Oser Avenue


Hauppauge, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Alissa Morris Phone: 631-434-6196 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Join us for a Parent to Parent Holiday Party!

Please bring your favorite sweet treat to share!

It’s a great way to connect with other

parents while spreading holiday cheer!

(Store bought cookies or desserts are fine)



Parent Support Group for Parents Caring for Children/Teens with Mood, Anxiety or Depression Issues

Date of Event: See Details Below
Start Time: 7:00 PM | End Time:

Location:

Lindenhurst Memorial Library


Event Address:

1 Lee Avenue


Lindenhurst, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone: Call 631-957-7755 ext. 130 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Event: 

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Lindenhurst Memorial Library presents a Parent Support Group for parents caring for children/teens with mood, anxiety, and/or depression issues. This is a confidential and informal support group facilitated by a Family Peer Advocate. Share experiences dealing with a child who has a mood, anxiety or depressive issues while learning from other caregivers in similar situations.

Meetings will take place on Mondays at 7 p.m. on the following dates:

  • Dec. 4
  • Jan. 8
  • Feb. 5
  • Mar. 5
  • Apr. 2
  • May 7

Call 631-957-7755 ext. 130 or email lkropp@lindenhurstlibrary.org with any questions.

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Life Skills Workshop: Basic Sexual Education

Date of Event: Thursday, December 14, 2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM | End Time: 7:15 PM

Location:

Dew Drop Inn


Event Address:

394-398 N Ocean Ave


Patchogue, NY
Event Cost:
Contact Person: Phone:

Event: 

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Suffolk Aspergers/Autism Support and Information presents Life Skills Workshop: Basic Sexual Education (child must be ages 15 or older) on Thursday, Dec. 14 from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. presented by SASI mom and behavioral therapist/life skills coach Audra Sisak, MSBS, RBT.

   

The fee to attend is $20 per workshop or $15 if registering for two or more. All participants must pre-register as space is limited. To register click here an dselect programs, then life skills program. https://sasiny.org/life-skills-program/



Housing Rights & Accessibility Seminar

Date of Event: Thursday, December 14, 2017
Start Time: 12:30 PM | End Time: 2:00 PM

Location:

SILO Community Room


Event Address:

755 Waverly Ave.


Holtsville, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone:

Event: 

The Town of Brookhaven Disability Task Force and Suffolk Independent Living Organization (SILO) presents the Housing Rights and Accessibility Seminar at the Barrier Busters Meeting on Thursday, Dec. 14 from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Learn your rights under the NYS Human Rights Law to access, use and enjoy housing. You cannot be discriminated against because of a disability. Learn about the complaint process at the NYS Division of Human Rights and how it enforces the law. This seminar will be presented by John Herrion, Director of Disability Rights, NYS Division of Human Rights.

   

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Life Skills Workshop: Safety/Sexual Behaviors

Date of Event: Thursday, December 28, 2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM | End Time: 7:15 PM

Location:

Dew Drop Inn


Event Address:

394-398 N Ocean Ave


Patchogue, NY
Event Cost:
Contact Person: Phone:

Event: 

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Suffolk Aspergers/Autism Support and Information presents Life Skills Workshop: Safety/Sexual Behaviors (child must be ages 15 or older) on Thursday, Dec. 28 from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. presented by SASI mom and behavioral therapist/life skills coach Audra Sisak, MSBS, RBT.

   

The fee to attend is $20 per workshop or $15 if registering for two or more. All participants must pre-register as space is limited. To register click here and select programs, then life skills program.



Life Skills Workshop: Love, Relationships, and Socializing

Date of Event: Thursday, January 4, 2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM | End Time: 7:15 PM

Location:

Dew Drop Inn


Event Address:

394-398 N Ocean Ave


Patchogue, NY
Event Cost:
Contact Person: Phone:

Event: 

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Suffolk Aspergers/Autism Support and Information presents Life Skills Workshop: Love, Relationships, and Socializing (child must be ages 15 or older) on Thursday, Jan. 4 from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. presented by SASI mom and behavioral therapist/life skills coach Audra Sisak, MSBS, RBT.

   

The fee to attend is $20 per workshop or $15 if registering for two or more. All participants must pre-register as space is limited. To register click here and select programs, then life skills program.



Sibshops

Date of Event: Sunday, January 7, 2018
Start Time: 10:00 AM | End Time: 1:00 PM

Location:

Breakthrough Intensive PT


Event Address:

1747-21 Veterans Memorial Highway


Islandia, NY
Event Cost: Contact Breakthrough for more information
Contact Person: Phone: Call 631-348-0959 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Event: 

Breakthrough Intensive Physical Therapy presents Sibshops, monthly workshops beginning on Sunday, Jan. 7 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., for siblings ages 7 to 13 of children with special needs. The workshops provide peer support recreationally, fun games and activities, discussion activities to connect with others in similar situations.

   

Meeting dates for Sibshops:

  • Jan. 7th
  • Feb. 4th
  • Mar. 4th
  • Apr. 8t
  • May 6th
  • June 3rd

For more information call 631-348-0959 or email christine@breakthroughptli.com or visit breakthroughptli.com. Registration is required.

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OPWDD Front Door Session

Date of Event: Thursday, January 11, 2018
Start Time: 6:00 PM | End Time: 8:00 PM

Location:

Kulanu Center for Special Services


Event Address:

620 Central Avenue


Cedarhurst, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Amy Eisenberg Phone: Call 516-569-3083 ext. 138 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Event: 

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Kulanu Center for Special Services presents the OPWDD's Front Door general information session on Thursday, Jan. 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. Topics covered include:

  • What is the Front Door?
  • What are the steps in the Front Door process?
  • What are the menu of services that are available?

The session will be presented by Lambert Liu, LMSW, Local Schools Transition Coordinator, OPWDD and Amy Eisenberg, Moderator, Kulanu.

   

To regsiter contact Amy Eisenberg, call 516-569-3083 ext. 138 or email amy@kulanukids.org.

   

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Long Island Developmental Disabilities Regional Office: Self Direction

Date of Event: See Details Below
Start Time: | End Time:

Location:

Long Island Developmental Disabilities Regional Office


Event Address:

415A Oser Avenue


Hauppauge, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone: Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Event: 

Long Island DDRO presents Self Direction Information Sessions on:

  • Monday, Feb. 19 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Monday, Apr. 16 from 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 17 from 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Oct. 18 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Thursday, Dec. 13 from 10 to 12 p.m.

For more information or to register contact the Self Direction Unit at the Long Island DDRO by emailing css.ddro5@opwdd.ny.gov.

   

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