Support Group for Parents of Special Needs Children & Young Adults
Franciscan Health is sponsoring a parent support group for parents of children and young adults with special needs.
Please join us on the following dates to learn about topics of interest. Meetings will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. CST at the stated locations. Each meeting will have a guest speaker, presentation and open discussion. Please RSVP for each session you plan to at (219) 956-4000 (Wheatfield location) or (219) 866-2080 (Rensselaer location). Seating is limited so call to reserve your spot today!
Medical Outreach Building
1104 East Grace Street
Rensselaer, IN 47978
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CDT
Gail Barker, Vocational Rehab Counselor, will be discussing vocational rehabilitation services at the Rensselaer location.
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CDT
Dorota Janik will be discussing "Reins of Life Therapeutic Horseback Riding" services. In addition, Jeremy Rayner will be discussing the "Special Needs Baseball League" at the Wheatfield location.
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CDT
Guenivere Stinnett will be talking about "Help at Home, Inc."
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CDT
Alice Smith, Health and Human Sciences educator, Purdue Extension, will be showing the "Reject" movie at the Wheatfield location.
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CDT
Elena Luna Magallanes of the Autism Society of Indiana will be discussing topics related to autism and services provided by ASI at the Rensselaer location.
Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CDT
Buzz Lail will be discussing the Special Olympics at the Wheatfield location.
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CDT
Elena Luna Magallanes of the Autism Society will be discussing Medicaid Waivers at the Wheatfield location.