Event Calendar

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

Aug
13
Thu
Pierce County Information Education DDA Conversations @ Zoom Online
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Pierce County Information Education DDA Conversations @ Zoom Online
 
Bring your questions and concerns share your stories and hear updates directly from DDA Staff, Pierce County DD,  information and education providers from Pc2 and Parent to Parent, and community leaders. 
 
  • June 11th, 7:00 PM  – DDA Eligibility and What’s Next
  • July 9th, 7:00 PM –  I got a DDA waiver now What?
  • August 13th, 7:00 PM – DDA Facts Myths Language and Communication.  
  • September 10th, 6:30 PM  – I am finishing school Now What?  The panel focused on after school services for individuals 18-21 years old. 
This Information Education series is brought to you by PAVE Pierce County Support Programs, PC2 Pierce County Coalition for Developmental Disabilities, and Pierce County Human Services Developmental Disabilities; together with the Developmental Disabilities (DDA) Region 3  Pierce County staff.
 
For security, once you complete this registration you will be sent an email confirmation.  On the day of the event, you will get an e-mail with a Zoom meeting link and password and call in to join the monthly conversation.
Aug
14
Fri
Telling Your Story with a Purpose @ Online Zoom
Aug 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Telling Your Story with a Purpose @ Online Zoom

This FREE training is designed to help you organize & amplify your voice (written/oral) to share with others about your life with a disability.

Who is this for? Anyone who wants to develop a 2 min elevator speech to use for …
Self-advocacy
Public comment
Meeting with legislators or government leaders
Pierce County Legislative Forum
Community Education

More information at PierceLegislativeForum.org

Online – Sharing Down Syndrome Pierce County Moms Night In @ Zoom Meeting Online
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Online - Sharing Down Syndrome Pierce County Moms Night In @ Zoom Meeting Online

Meets the 2nd Friday of each month at 7 PM. Register above or here.

This meeting is open to anyone caring for a child with a disability or chronic health care need – although this meeting is geared largely toward families supporting someone with Down Syndrome.

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
PAVE Pierce County Programs: P2P@wapave.org
Sharing Down Syndrome in Pierce County – SDSPC@wapave.org

Visit Sharing Down Syndrome Pierce County on Facebook.

Aug
17
Mon
Online – Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Online - Zoom Meeting
Aug 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Online - Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Online - Zoom Meeting | Tacoma | Washington | United States

Click Register in the right corner to receive the Zoom link and password, or register here. This helps keep our meeting secure.

We are a group of parents and caregivers of children with disabilities, as well as special health care or learning needs.

Parenting is stressful for everyone and parenting a child with special needs is unique and can be isolating. Come to join us for some virtual 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.

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

Questions for Pierce county Parent to Parent?
Call 253-565-2266 ext 107 or email P2P@wapave.org

Find great resources for DDA, Learning in School, parent and family videos and more at wapave.org.  

Follow us on Facebook PAVE Pierce County Support Programs 

Aug
18
Tue
Zoom Online – Puyallup P.A.L.S. Parent Group @ Zoom Meeting Online
Aug 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Puyallup PALS logo

Register for tickets above or here. Once you register, you will receive an email with the Zoom Meeting link.

Puyallup P.A.L.S. Parent Group – Parents Achieving Lasting Support

We are a group of parents and caregivers of children with disabilities, as well as those with special health care or learning needs. Come to join us for coffee or tea with other parents who get it. This group is about support, laughter, sharing resources and just having a safe place to talk about whatever is on your mind.

When: 3rd Tuesday of each month, August through May  7 – 8 PM Pacific Time (June and July – no meetings)

Where: Zoom Meeting Online (you will receive the meeting link after you register)

Visit: Our Private Puyallup PALS Facebook Group

We are a group of parents and caregivers of children with disabilities, as well as those with special health care or learning needs. Come to join us for coffee or tea with other parents who get it. This group is about support, laughter, sharing resources, and just having a safe place to talk about whatever is on your mind.

 
Find great resources for DDA, Learning in Schoolparent and family videos, and more at wapave.org.  

follow us on Facebook PAVE Pierce County Support Programs 

Questions? / Preguntas? for Pierce County Parent to Parent

Call 253-565-2266 ext 107  or email P2P@wapave.org

Aug
24
Mon
Online – Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Online - Zoom Meeting
Aug 24 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Online - Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Online - Zoom Meeting | Tacoma | Washington | United States

Click Register in the right corner to receive the Zoom link and password, or register here. This helps keep our meeting secure.

We are a group of parents and caregivers of children with disabilities, as well as special health care or learning needs.

Parenting is stressful for everyone and parenting a child with special needs is unique and can be isolating. Come to join us for some virtual 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.

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

Questions for Pierce county Parent to Parent?
Call 253-565-2266 ext 107 or email P2P@wapave.org

Find great resources for DDA, Learning in School, parent and family videos and more at wapave.org.  

Follow us on Facebook PAVE Pierce County Support Programs 

Aug
31
Mon
Online – Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Online - Zoom Meeting
Aug 31 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Online - Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Online - Zoom Meeting | Tacoma | Washington | United States

Click Register in the right corner to receive the Zoom link and password, or register here. This helps keep our meeting secure.

We are a group of parents and caregivers of children with disabilities, as well as special health care or learning needs.

Parenting is stressful for everyone and parenting a child with special needs is unique and can be isolating. Come to join us for some virtual 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.

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

Questions for Pierce county Parent to Parent?
Call 253-565-2266 ext 107 or email P2P@wapave.org

Find great resources for DDA, Learning in School, parent and family videos and more at wapave.org.  

Follow us on Facebook PAVE Pierce County Support Programs 

Sep
4
Fri
Telling Your Story with a Purpose @ Online Zoom
Sep 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Telling Your Story with a Purpose @ Online Zoom

This FREE training is designed to help you organize & amplify your voice (written/oral) to share with key stakeholders about life with a disability.

Who is this for? Anyone who wants to develop a 2 min elevator speech to use for …
Self-advocacy
Public comment
Meeting with legislators or government leaders
Pierce County Legislative Forum
Community Education

More information at PierceLegislativeForum.org

Zoom Online – People First Pierce County Meeting @ Zoom Online
Sep 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Zoom Online - People First Pierce County Meeting @ Zoom Online | Tacoma | Washington | United States
 
Meeting ID: 958 229 077
 
Call in +1 669 900 9128

 

New members are welcome!

We are people first, our disabilities are secondary!
We are part of a strong and growing statewide self-advocacy organization since 1981 when we were officially incorporated and received our 501-c-3 status. We are part of a professional organization with:
A board of directors composed of members with disabilities representing all areas of the state. They oversee the organization and its activities.
We are 1 of over 30 active chapters around the state of Washington with a membership of over 1,000 individuals. We are one of the top self-advocacy organizations in the United States.
We also have numerous resources for training materials on self-advocacy, leadership, fundraising, etc.

EDUCATE, ADVOCATE, CELEBRATE

 

Sep
7
Mon
Online – Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Online - Zoom Meeting
Sep 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Online - Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Online - Zoom Meeting | Tacoma | Washington | United States

Click Register in the right corner to receive the Zoom link and password, or register here. This helps keep our meeting secure.

We are a group of parents and caregivers of children with disabilities, as well as special health care or learning needs.

Parenting is stressful for everyone and parenting a child with special needs is unique and can be isolating. Come to join us for some virtual 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.

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

Questions for Pierce county Parent to Parent?
Call 253-565-2266 ext 107 or email P2P@wapave.org

Find great resources for DDA, Learning in School, parent and family videos and more at wapave.org.  

Follow us on Facebook PAVE Pierce County Support Programs