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Mesa, Arizona Becomes the First Ever Autism Certified City in the U.S.

"Mesa is the first-ever Autism Certified City in the U.S. designated by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES), raising the profile of the East Valley city to millions of individuals with autism and millions of annual travelers impacted by autism." http://www.eparent.com/special-needs/autism/mesa-az-becomes-first-ever-autism-certified-city-in-u-s/

By |2019-12-31T12:23:16-08:00January 23rd, 2020|

How to Prepare for a DDA Assessment

From Pave: Here are tips for getting ready for an assessment with the Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA), which is managed by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS). Be sure to send information to the DDA case manager ahead of time and keep a copy. If you save the assessment electronically in [...]

By |2019-12-31T12:18:38-08:00January 18th, 2020|

DD Endowment Trust Fund Webinar – January 22, 6:00-7:30 pm

Are you looking for a safe, secure way for your family member with developmental disabilities to save and invest resources without risking the loss of needed benefits? The Arc of Spokane is hosting a free webinar with the DD Endowment Trust Fund folks on January 22, 2020, from 6:00-7:30 PM. No matter where you live [...]

By |2020-01-15T11:18:42-08:00January 17th, 2020|

Spokane Fatherhood Initiative 2020 January Conference

Being a parent is tough, so that’s why the Spokane Fatherhood Initiative is sponsoring “All About DADs” (and MOMS too!), a day-long conference to help men and women become better parents. Come hear speakers like former Seahawks quarterback Jeff Kemp plus family law and parenting experts. And MOMs, there’s a special session just for you [...]

By |2020-01-17T09:55:48-08:00January 17th, 2020|

Do You Have a Housing Plan for Your Loved One with a Disability?

At Partners4Housing, we help you create a housing plan that meets your loved one's unique needs.  Success begins with asking three critical questions: What do they need to live independently from our family? Who will they live with? How will we afford it? Our Residential Assessment is a valuable first step.  It provides you with important questions [...]

By |2020-01-07T08:26:46-08:00January 15th, 2020|