Event Calendar

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

Feb
25
Tue
Sumner-Bonney Lake – Parent Group @ Vadis
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

What: A group for parents and caregivers of  individuals with disabilities, or special healthcare or learning needs. A place where to meet other parents with the same dreams, hopes and concerns. This group is Laughter, sharing resources, support, and just having a safe place to talk about whatever is on your mind.
¿Qué es? Es un grupo para padres y cuidadores de personas discapacitadas que tal vez tienen necesidades médicas o de aprendizaje especiales. También es un lugar donde conocer otros padres con los mismos sueños esperanzas y preocupaciones. Además, un lugar donde reír, compartir recursos y apoyo un lugar donde simplemente se puede hablar con confianza y ser entendido.

When/¿Cuando? Fourth Tuesday of every month (except holidays)- El cuarto martes del mes
What time/ ¿Qué hora? 10 am to 12pm
What day/¿Qué día?  2020: January 28, February 25, March 24, April 28, May 26 & June 23.
Where/ ¿Donde? Vadis 1701 Elm ST E. Sumner WA 9839

Mar
4
Wed
Tacoma – Parent Group **Location Change for Feb 5th** @ McDonalds play areas
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Tacoma - Parent  Group **Location Change for Feb 5th** @ McDonalds play areas | Tacoma | Washington | United States

Announcement!! Change of meeting location for tonight Feb 5. Due to a power outage at the PAVE Office, we will be relocating tonight’s meeting to McDonald’s at 2203 N Pearl St, Tacoma, WA 98406.

The kids can play while we chat P2P will purchase drinks and some snacks!  Hope to see you there!

Feel welcome to message or call/text 253-677-1651 if you have any questions or need further assistance. Thank you for understanding!

Tacoma Parent Group

Do you care for a person with a disability?  This parent group is for you!

What – A group of parents and caregivers of children with disabilities or 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 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

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 

Mar
9
Mon
Orting – Parent Support Group @ Lions Club
Mar 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Orting - Parent Support Group @ Lions Club | Orting | Washington | United States

Do you care for a person with disabilities, or special health care or learning needs? This event is for you!

Orting Parent Group!
What: A place to meet other parents with the same dreams, hopes and concerns.
When: Second Monday of every month, 2019-2020
What time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
September 9th, October 14, November Holiday-off, December 9, January 13, February 10, March 9, April 13, May 11.
Where: Orting Lions Club, 19725 Orville Rd E., Orting, WA 98360

Also, join up with the Morning Parent Group in Orting!
What: Coffee and conversation with other parents and caregivers.
When: Meets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month.
What time: 10 AM
Where: For more information Contact Trudee at 253-318-3950

Mar
14
Sat
Sunnyside – Families United for a Better Future (Bi-lingual Conference – Conferencia Bilingüe – En Español!) @ Sunnyside High School
Mar 14 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Mother and son smiling togetherPre-registration required!!

No Childcare Provided

Doors open at 7:30am

No Habrá Cuidado de Niños

Las puertas abren a las 7:30 am

7:30-8:00am- Registration/Registro

8:00-9:00am-Welcome & Keynote/Bienvenido y Keynote

9:15am-First Session will begin/ La priemera sesión comienza

A Bi-lingual Conference for Families and Others Caring for Children; including those with Developmental and Other Disabilities.

Una Conferencia Bilingüe para Familias y Otros Criando Niños; Incluyendo aquellos con Retrasos en el Desarrollo y Otras Discapacidades.

• Limited Interpretation/Interpretación limitada

Presentations on the following topics:

 Autism  PAVE– Special Education Advocacy  Suicide Prevention and Mental Health CARE  Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA)  Department of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR)  Northwest Justice Project  Managing Challenging Behavior  Early Childhood Transition (from 0- 3 to preschool)  Trauma Informed Practices  Wordless Books and the Joy of Reading at Home  And more!

Presentaciones en los siguientes temas:

 Autismo  PAVE– Abogacía en la Educación Especial  Prevención del Suicidio y Cuidado de la Salud Mental  La Administración de Discapacidades del Desarrollo (DDA)  Departamento de Rehabilitación Vocacional (DVR)  Proyecto de Justicia del Noroeste  Trabajando con el Comportamiento Desafiante  Transición de La Primer infancia (de 0-3 a preescolar)  Practicas Informadas de Trauma  Libros sin Palabras y La Alegría de Leer en Casa  Y mas!

Special Guest: Glenna Gallo, Assistant Superintendent of Special Education, Washington State Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)

Invitada Especial: Glenna Gallo, Asistente del Superintendente de Educación Especial, De La Oficina del Superintendente de Instrucción Publica del Estado de Washington (OSPI)

Conference Partners/Patrocinado Por: ● Developmental Disabilities Administration● PAVE ● Inspire Development Centers ● Yakima County Parent to Parent● Astria Health of Sunnyside ●Sunnyside School District ●Department of Vocational Rehabilitation

Mar
24
Tue
Sumner-Bonney Lake – Parent Group @ Vadis
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

What: A group for parents and caregivers of  individuals with disabilities, or special healthcare or learning needs. A place where to meet other parents with the same dreams, hopes and concerns. This group is Laughter, sharing resources, support, and just having a safe place to talk about whatever is on your mind.
¿Qué es? Es un grupo para padres y cuidadores de personas discapacitadas que tal vez tienen necesidades médicas o de aprendizaje especiales. También es un lugar donde conocer otros padres con los mismos sueños esperanzas y preocupaciones. Además, un lugar donde reír, compartir recursos y apoyo un lugar donde simplemente se puede hablar con confianza y ser entendido.

When/¿Cuando? Fourth Tuesday of every month (except holidays)- El cuarto martes del mes
What time/ ¿Qué hora? 10 am to 12pm
What day/¿Qué día?  2020: January 28, February 25, March 24, April 28, May 26 & June 23.
Where/ ¿Donde? Vadis 1701 Elm ST E. Sumner WA 9839

Apr
1
Wed
Tacoma – Parent Group **Location Change for Feb 5th** @ McDonalds play areas
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Tacoma - Parent  Group **Location Change for Feb 5th** @ McDonalds play areas | Tacoma | Washington | United States

Announcement!! Change of meeting location for tonight Feb 5. Due to a power outage at the PAVE Office, we will be relocating tonight’s meeting to McDonald’s at 2203 N Pearl St, Tacoma, WA 98406.

The kids can play while we chat P2P will purchase drinks and some snacks!  Hope to see you there!

Feel welcome to message or call/text 253-677-1651 if you have any questions or need further assistance. Thank you for understanding!

Tacoma Parent Group

Do you care for a person with a disability?  This parent group is for you!

What – A group of parents and caregivers of children with disabilities or 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 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

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 

Apr
13
Mon
Orting – Parent Support Group @ Lions Club
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Orting - Parent Support Group @ Lions Club | Orting | Washington | United States

Do you care for a person with disabilities, or special health care or learning needs? This event is for you!

Orting Parent Group!
What: A place to meet other parents with the same dreams, hopes and concerns.
When: Second Monday of every month, 2019-2020
What time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
September 9th, October 14, November Holiday-off, December 9, January 13, February 10, March 9, April 13, May 11.
Where: Orting Lions Club, 19725 Orville Rd E., Orting, WA 98360

Also, join up with the Morning Parent Group in Orting!
What: Coffee and conversation with other parents and caregivers.
When: Meets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month.
What time: 10 AM
Where: For more information Contact Trudee at 253-318-3950

Apr
28
Tue
Sumner-Bonney Lake – Parent Group @ Vadis
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

What: A group for parents and caregivers of  individuals with disabilities, or special healthcare or learning needs. A place where to meet other parents with the same dreams, hopes and concerns. This group is Laughter, sharing resources, support, and just having a safe place to talk about whatever is on your mind.
¿Qué es? Es un grupo para padres y cuidadores de personas discapacitadas que tal vez tienen necesidades médicas o de aprendizaje especiales. También es un lugar donde conocer otros padres con los mismos sueños esperanzas y preocupaciones. Además, un lugar donde reír, compartir recursos y apoyo un lugar donde simplemente se puede hablar con confianza y ser entendido.

When/¿Cuando? Fourth Tuesday of every month (except holidays)- El cuarto martes del mes
What time/ ¿Qué hora? 10 am to 12pm
What day/¿Qué día?  2020: January 28, February 25, March 24, April 28, May 26 & June 23.
Where/ ¿Donde? Vadis 1701 Elm ST E. Sumner WA 9839

May
6
Wed
Tacoma – Parent Group **Location Change for Feb 5th** @ McDonalds play areas
May 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Tacoma - Parent  Group **Location Change for Feb 5th** @ McDonalds play areas | Tacoma | Washington | United States

Announcement!! Change of meeting location for tonight Feb 5. Due to a power outage at the PAVE Office, we will be relocating tonight’s meeting to McDonald’s at 2203 N Pearl St, Tacoma, WA 98406.

The kids can play while we chat P2P will purchase drinks and some snacks!  Hope to see you there!

Feel welcome to message or call/text 253-677-1651 if you have any questions or need further assistance. Thank you for understanding!

Tacoma Parent Group

Do you care for a person with a disability?  This parent group is for you!

What – A group of parents and caregivers of children with disabilities or 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 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

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 

May
11
Mon
Orting – Parent Support Group @ Lions Club
May 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Orting - Parent Support Group @ Lions Club | Orting | Washington | United States

Do you care for a person with disabilities, or special health care or learning needs? This event is for you!

Orting Parent Group!
What: A place to meet other parents with the same dreams, hopes and concerns.
When: Second Monday of every month, 2019-2020
What time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
September 9th, October 14, November Holiday-off, December 9, January 13, February 10, March 9, April 13, May 11.
Where: Orting Lions Club, 19725 Orville Rd E., Orting, WA 98360

Also, join up with the Morning Parent Group in Orting!
What: Coffee and conversation with other parents and caregivers.
When: Meets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month.
What time: 10 AM
Where: For more information Contact Trudee at 253-318-3950