Event Calendar

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

Oct
2
Fri
Online – Welcome to the Club! New Parent Support @ Online - Zoom Meeting
Oct 2 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Online - Welcome to the Club! New Parent Support @ Online - Zoom Meeting | Tacoma | Washington | United States

Meets the 1st Friday of each month from 12:30 – 1:30 PM (except for holidays).

Click Register in the right corner to receive the Zoom link and password or click here. This helps keep our meeting secure. We would love to have you join us for all 4 weeks of information and education, but we understand that life happens. Come to as many as you can manage. It is okay if you get started after the first week too. Join us when you can!

Come join us and learn all the things we wish we had known when our child was diagnosed! This is also the perfect opportunity to connect with other parents on a similar journey who will have some insight into all the things you may be experiencing right now.

HOW WE SUPPORT EACH OTHER THROUGH PARENT TO PARENT PROGRAMS
• 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 

Oct
5
Mon
Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Zoom Online
Oct 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Zoom Online | 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 

Oct
7
Wed
Telling Your Story with a Purpose Training @ Online Zoom
Oct 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Telling Your Story with a Purpose Training @ Online Zoom

FREE training designed to help you organize & amplify your voice (written/oral) to share with others.

Register to get the link for zoom.

First,  prepare a 2 min speech to use so you can practice:
• Self-advocacy
• Public comment
• Meeting with legislators or government leaders
• Pierce County Legislative Forum
• Community Education

Second, practice the story at our October workshop!

Last, tell your story whenever and wherever you want.  

More information at PierceLegislativeForum.org

Oct
9
Fri
Sharing Down Syndrome Pierce County Moms Night In @ Zoom Online
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Sharing Down Syndrome Pierce County Moms Night In @ Zoom 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.

Oct
10
Sat
Online – P2P Awesome Autism Family and Parent Group @ Zoom Online
Oct 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Online - P2P Awesome Autism Family and Parent Group @ Zoom Online | Tacoma | Washington | United States

Click Get Tickets/Register above or click here.  Once you complete this registration form, you will receive an email with the Zoom meeting link and password to join the event.

When: 2nd Saturday of the month 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM 

What: Join us to talk with other individuals, parents, caregivers, and allies in the Pierce County Autism Community. 

This group is about social connection, building community, emotional support, laughter, sharing resources, and just having a safe place to talk with other people who get it.

What to Expect:
Sharing community resources                                                                                                                              Good conversation
Building community
Connecting to other parents

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 

Questions? / Preguntas? for Pierce County Parent to Parent

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

Oct
14
Wed
Telling Your Story with a Purpose Workshop @ Online Zoom
Oct 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Telling Your Story with a Purpose Workshop @ Online Zoom

FREE training designed to help you organize & amplify your voice (written/oral) to share with others.

Register to get the links to join any of our telling you story training or workshops.  

First,  join one of our training days to learn to prepare a 2 min speech.  

Second, practice at one of our October workshops! work in small groups to improve your delivery. 

Last, tell your story whenever and wherever you want.  

More information at PierceLegislativeForum.org

PTI Training – ESD 114 Workshops – Covid 19 and the IEP @ Zoom Event
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
PTI Training - ESD 114 Workshops - Covid 19 and the IEP @ Zoom Event

The PAVE PTI Special Education trainings are opportunities for parents, caregivers, and professionals to learn how students receive their special education services. From 2pm – 3pm will be the training topic.

The IEP clinic will go from 3pm – 4pm that will allow individuals to bring your students IEP, Evaluation, or 504 plan to the clinic and asked questions/answers.

Oct
19
Mon
Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Zoom Online
Oct 19 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Zoom Online | 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 

Oct
23
Fri
Telling Your Story with a Purpose Workshop @ Online Zoom
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Telling Your Story with a Purpose Workshop @ Online Zoom

FREE training designed to help you organize & amplify your voice (written/oral) to share with others.

Register to get the links to join any of our telling you story training or workshops.  

First,  join one of our training days to learn to prepare a 2 min speech.  

Second, practice at our October workshops! work in small groups to improve your delivery. 

Last, tell your story whenever and wherever you want.  

More information at PierceLegislativeForum.org

Oct
26
Mon
Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Zoom Online
Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monday Night Coffee or Tea with P2P @ Zoom Online | 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