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January-December 2019

2019 Innovations in Learning Support Group Calendar of Events

Innovations in Learning V.E.N.T. Support Group Meetings

Thursday, April 18, 2019
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CDT
Wheatfield, IN

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CDT
Rensselaer, IN

Thursday, May 15, 2019
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CDT
Wheatfield, IN

Thursday, June 20, 2019
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CDT
Wheatfield, IN

Franciscan Health's Support Group for Parents of Special Needs Children and Young Adults

Franciscan Health is sponsoring a parent support group for parents of children and young adults with special needs. Please join us to learn about topics of interest. Meetings will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. CDT at the stated locations. Each meeting will have a guest speaker, presentation and open discussion.

Thursday, April 18, 2019
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. CST
Michigan City, IN

Michigan City Human Rights Commission Hosts Autism Forum

In celebration of Autism Awareness month, the Michigan City Human Rights Commission is proud to present the Autism Forum where a variety of autism experts will reveal the perplexities of autism spectrum disorders.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. EDT
Berne, IN

INTELLIGENT LIVES - Adam Wells Special Services

INTELLIGENT LIVES stars three pioneering young American adults with intellectual disabilities – Micah, Naieer, and Naomie – who challenge perceptions of intelligence as they navigate high school, college, and the workforce. Academy Award-winning actor and narrator Chris Cooper contextualizes the lives of these central characters through the emotional personal story of his son Jesse, as the film unpacks the shameful and ongoing track record of intelligence testing in the U.S.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. EDT
Elkhart, IN

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. EDT
Elkhart, IN

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. EDT
Elkhart, IN

Triple P Offers 3 Stepping Stones Seminars to Parents of Children with Developmental Disabilities

Triple P will be hosting a Stepping Stones seminar series for parents and caregivers of children who have developmental disabilities this spring.
--Positive Parenting for Children with a Disability
--Helping Your Child Reach Their Potential
--Changing Problem Behavior into Positive Behavior

Monday, May 20, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. EDT
Indianapolis, IN

Thursday, May 30, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. EDT
Batesville, IN

Thursday, June 13, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. EDT
Elkhart, IN

Monday, June 17, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. CDT
Evansville, IN

Wednesday, July 10, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. EDT
Fort Wayne, IN

Monday, July 15, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. EDT
Indianapolis, IN

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder 101 Workshops Offered

The Indiana affiliate of the National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (INOFAS) is presenting Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder (FASD) 101, an interactive 6-hour workshop to heighten awareness and understanding of FASD. You will learn how prenatal alcohol consumption can affect a child in utero, common disorders on the FASD spectrum and their symptoms, and positive interventions for common problematic behaviors. You will also receive a review of prenatal alcohol interventions that positively impact prenatal alcohol exposure and the number of children born on the FASD spectrum.

Friday, May 17, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. EDT
Indianapolis, IN 46205

Easterseals Crossroads - Assistive Technology 101

Are you familiar with assistive technology? There are many different types of devices and software to aid people in becoming more independent, but where should you start? This FREE assistive technology training will educate participants about assistive technology available for individuals who have physical, visual, hearing, or cognitive disabilities.