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Best Buddies Program in King County – for Adults

Best Buddies International is starting a brand new program in the Seattle area for adults with developmental disabilities.  This is called the “Citizens Program” and is for adults to be matched with a non-disabled adult for friendship.  The Citizens Program is NOT connected to a school or university.  So instead of the programs at Seattle [...]

By |2018-11-19T13:32:12+00:00November 28th, 2018|

King County Dads – Give Your Input on the Developmental Screening and Referral Process

Dear Families and Caregivers – Below is information about a community survey currently gathering information about your experiences with developmental screening and service referral in King County. Your input is needed to inform a strategic plan for a King County developmental screening and referral process that will work for all families. Please consider taking 5-10 [...]

By |2018-11-19T12:53:36+00:00November 26th, 2018|

Take Part in a Study to Improve Employment Outcomes for Individuals with Disabilities

Georgia Tech’s Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access (CATEA) is conducting a study which we hope will lead to improved employment outcomes for people with disabilities, such as improved job satisfaction and job retention. We are studying how the work environment affects an employee’s ability to take part in work activities and his or [...]

By |2018-11-16T15:40:27+00:00November 24th, 2018|

Sensory Friendly Santas

10 Sensitive Santas Around Seattle, the Eastside and South Sound -  https://www.parentmap.com/article/sensitive-santas-around-seattle-eastside-south-sound Sensory Friendly Santas by State - https://www.autismspeaks.org/santa  

By |2018-11-16T14:56:45+00:00November 19th, 2018|

All About ABLE! With Northwest Access Fund in Everett on November 27

ABLE accounts present an exciting opportunity for people with disabilities to save without the fear of losing benefits. Join us at this free event to learn more about how ABLE accounts work - you'll even have the chance to set one up with one of our financial coaches! Two presentations: 10:00-Noon or 1:00-3:00 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/all-about-able-with-northwest-access-fund-tickets-52034353151  

By |2018-10-31T15:39:12+00:00November 13th, 2018|