Event Calendar

This calendar is set up by city to make it easier to search what is happening near YOU!

Dec
10
Mon
Graham – New Leadership Opportunity for Self – Advocates! – Information Night @ Graham Library
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Graham - New Leadership Opportunity for Self - Advocates! - Information Night @ Graham Library | Graham | Washington | United States

WHO: Youth 21 and under with an
intellectual developmental disability

Benefits for you through Leadership:

1) Build confidence.

2)  Establish relationships.

3)  Gain knowledge of local systems.

4)  Speak for yourself and others.

5)  Be heard!

 

Dec
11
Tue
Union Gap – Monthly Trainings in Central Washington @ Shari's Restaurant
Dec 11 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Spanaway – New Leadership Opportunity for Self – Advocates! – Information Night @ Parkland/ Spanaway Library
Dec 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Spanaway - New Leadership Opportunity for Self - Advocates! - Information Night @ Parkland/ Spanaway Library | Tacoma | Washington | United States

WHO: Youth 21 and under with an
intellectual developmental disability

Benefits for you through Leadership:

1) Build confidence.

2)  Establish relationships.

3)  Gain knowledge of local systems.

4)  Speak for yourself and others.

5)  Be heard!

 

Dec
12
Wed
Gig Harbor – New Leadership Opportunity for Self – Advocates! – Information Night @ Gig Harbor Library
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Gig Harbor - New Leadership Opportunity for Self - Advocates! - Information Night @ Gig Harbor Library | Gig Harbor | Washington | United States

WHO: Youth 21 and under with an
intellectual developmental disability

Benefits for you through Leadership:

1) Build confidence.

2)  Establish relationships.

3)  Gain knowledge of local systems.

4)  Speak for yourself and others.

5)  Be heard!

 

Mattawa – Workshop on IEP, Behavior Plans, Suspension and Expulsions @ Mattawa Inspire Center
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mattawa - Workshop on IEP, Behavior Plans, Suspension and Expulsions @ Mattawa Inspire Center | Mattawa | Washington | United States

This workshop includes information about:

  • IEP
  • Behavior Plans
  • Suspension
  • Expulsions

Este taller incluye información sobre:

  • IEP
  • Planes de comportamiento
  • Suspensiones
  • Expulsiones
Dec
14
Fri
Gig Harbor – Down Syndrome Support Group – DS Mom’s Night Out @ Community Room Summit Tower
Dec 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Gig Harbor - Down Syndrome Support Group – DS Mom’s Night Out @ Community Room Summit Tower | Gig Harbor | Washington | United States

Mom’s Night Out! Dad’s welcome too!

Second Friday of the month @ 6:30 pm

This meeting is open to anyone caring for a child with a disability or chronic health care need.

How we support each other:

  • We share
  • We celebrate
  • We respect each other
  • We agree to disagree
  • We are doing the best we can
  • What we hear, stays here

Any questions:

Doreen VanderVort: 253-439-8001
p2p@wapave.org

Andrea Graham : 253-260-6240
sharingdownsyndromeinpc@gmail.com

Dec
17
Mon
Fife – New Leadership Opportunity for Self – Advocates! – Information Night @ Fife Library
Dec 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Fife - New Leadership Opportunity for Self - Advocates! - Information Night @ Fife Library | Fife | Washington | United States

WHO: Youth 21 and under with an
intellectual developmental disability

Benefits for you through Leadership:

1) Build confidence.

2)  Establish relationships.

3)  Gain knowledge of local systems.

4)  Speak for yourself and others.

5)  Be heard!

 

Dec
18
Tue
University Place – Holiday Gift Making and Pizza Night! @ Mount Cross Lutheran Church
Dec 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
University Place - Holiday Gift Making and Pizza Night! @ Mount Cross Lutheran Church  | University Place | Washington | United States

Make Holiday gifts for family of friends, eat some pizza and meet up with old and new friends.

Bring a suggested donation of $5.00 per person to cover the cost of supplies and pizza. 2 gifts per person.

 

Dec
20
Thu
Moses Lake – Monthly Trainings in Central Washington @ Red Door Cafe
Dec 20 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Moses Lake - Monthly Trainings in Central Washington @ Red Door Cafe | Moses Lake | Washington | United States

Parents can bring their IEP’s or assessments and together we offer support and information.No appointment necessary.

We also share current updates in special education.

Take advantage of this opportunity to have your own Parent Training and Information Specialist with you and be informed on your rights and your children’s rights.

If you have any questions or to confirm attendance, please call Sherry Mashburn at 509-439-9880 or email smashburn@wapave.org

 

Jan
7
Mon
Gig Harbor – Parent Support Group @ Cutters Point
Jan 7 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Gig Harbor - Parent Support Group @ Cutters Point  | Gig Harbor | Washington | United States

Parenting is stressful for everyone and parenting a child with special needs is unique and can be isolating. Come to join us for coffee or tea with other parents who get it. This group is about emotional support, laughter, sharing resources and just having a safe place to talk about whatever is on your mind.

Support for parents and caregivers of children with disabilities or special health care needs

HOW WE SUPPORT EACH OTHER
• Parents supporting each other
• Connecting to other parents
• Sharing community resources
• Building community

NOTE: The Gig harbor group has moved to Cutters point coffee in the back room in Gig Harbor Main not uptown