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Summer Camps for OPWDD Youths

Date of Event: See Details Below
Start Time: 9:00 AM | End Time: 3:00 PM

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Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Wendy Watkins Phone: Call: 607-692-8225, ext. 223 or Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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AIM Independent Living Center presents summer camps for OPWDD youths will take place for a week at a time in Schuyler, Steuben and Chemung counties. The camps are for youths ages 14-21 who live at home and have Office for People with Developmental Disabilities eligibility. The camps will run for six hours per day over five days. They will focus on building social and communication skills. There is no cost to participate, and lunch will be provided.

The camp schedule will be as follows:

  • Schuyler County: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 26-30, Human Resources Complex, Montour Falls.
  • Steuben County: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 24-28, AIM office, 271 E. First St., Corning.
  • Chemung County: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 22-26, AIM office, 350 W. Church St., Elmira.

Space is limited, and registration is due by June 16. For more information, or to register, contact Wendy Watkins at 607-692-8225, ext. 223 or email.



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: July 11, 2017
Start Time: 5:00 PM | End Time: 7:00 PM

Location:

Arc of Chemung
711 Sullivan St.
Elmira, NY 14901


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Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Rebecca Frank Phone: Call: 607-734-6151 or Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Frontdoor5.jpgOffice 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 Rebecca Frank at 607-734-6151 or email.



OPWDD Family Information Session/Front Door Session

Date of Event: July 24, 2017
Start Time: 3:00 PM | End Time: 5:00 PM

Location:

Arc of Steuben
1 Arc Way, Industrial Park Rd.
Bath, NY 14810


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Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Darla Naples Phone: Call: 607-622-1939 or Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Frontdoor.jpgOffice 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 Darla  Naples at 607-622-1939 or email.



Workshop: Social Stories with Carol Gray

Date of Event: Friday, October 20, 2017
Start Time: 8:30 AM | End Time: 4:00 PM

Location:

Crosswinds Wesleyan Church
3360 Middle Cheshire Road
Canandaigua, NY 14424


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Event Cost: $85/Parents or $110/Professionals
Contact Person: Katie McGowen Phone: Call: 315-789-6828 or Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Autism Services of the Finger Lakes at Happiness House presents the workshop Social Stories with Carol Gray on Friday, October 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. This conference is for families and professionals featuring Carol Gray, a consultant to children, adolescents, and adults with Autism providing support via workshops and information, referral resources, and direct services for individuals with Autism, their families, and those who work on their behalf.

Carol is best know for the development of Social Stories, a well-respected evidence-based practice used worldwide with people with of all ages.

The cost for this workshop is $85 for parents or $110 for professionals and includes morning continental breakfast, lunch and afternoon dessert/coffee, plus ample free parking.

Click here for the registration form. For more information contact Katie McGowen at 315-789-6828 or email

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