Arc of Prince Georges County - Maryland
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Welcome to our Calendar of Events! Throughout the year, The Arc Prince George’s County organizes events that bring our members together, raise funds, provide training and networking opportunities, and increase public awareness about disability issues and The Arc’s services. Read about how you can join us at these great events.


ADDCAC
August 12, 2015
6:30PM - 8:30PM
The Arc Prince George's County--Bridges of Largo side
1401 McCormick Dr, Largo, MD 20774

This month's ADDCAC meeting will be a potluck dinner with special presentation by the dance group ZamDance. For more information on the potluck, please contact Njoku Donna at 240-645-9070, dnjoku@outlook.com

Adults with Developmental Disabilities Citizen's Advisory Committee (ADDCAC) meets the 4th Monday of the month, from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. . For more information, contact addcacpg@aol.com.


SECAC
August 25, 2015
6:30PM - 8:30PM
The Arc Prince George's County
1401 McCormick Dr, Largo, MD 20774

Special Education Citizen's Advisory Committee (SECAC) meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. For more information, contact Pamela Talley at 240-441-3657 or at kpztalley@msn.com


NAMI Family-to-Family 12-Session Education Course
June 24 - September 9, 2015
Every Wednesday from 6:00PM - 8:30PM
Largo, MD 20774

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Prince George's County will be providing an educational course for family, significant others, and friends of people living with mental illness. Various topics will be covered. Class and instructional materials are FREE. E-mail nami.pgcmd1@gmail.com or call 301-429-0970 to register. Check out the flyer for more information.


Prince George's Provide Council
First Annual Employment Awards Breakfast
October 9, 2015
8:30 AM
The Marriott Greenbelt
6400 Ivy Lane
Beltsville, MD 20770

Please join the Prince George's Provider Council for a breakfast celebration honoring Individuals who have achieved their employment goals and made valuable contributions to the workplace, Direct Support Professionals who have supported people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the workplace, and Employers who provide rewarding and mutually beneficial work environments as well as career advancement opportunities to people with I/DD.

Tickets are $30.00 and can be purchased by following this link.

Please Nominate people in one or all three categories above for these awards. Click here to access the nomination form. Please save the form in Microsoft Word format, and email it, when completed, to Brodgers@thearcofpgc.org.


MDSibs 2015 Conference
October 17, 2015
Hilton Baltimore BWI Airport
1739 West Nursery Road
Linthicum Heights, MD 21090

The Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council, in partnership with The Arc Maryland and By Their Side, MDSibs 2015 Conference will bring together all people that care about sibling issues. Meet, interact, and network with people that care about sibling issues, gain information and share ideas on specific topis relating to siblints of people with developmental disabilities, and feel supported and connected within a community. Early registration for the event is now open. This one day event, on Saturday, October 17, 2015, from 8:30-6:00, is $25 for adults (18+) and $10 for people under 18. You can register by going to the Registration Page. For more information, check out the MDSibs 2015 event page.


ADA @ 25: Embracing Change & Empowering Abilities
October 29-30, 2015
Radisson Hotel Near Baltimore
2004 Greenspring Drive
Luterville-Timonium, MD 21093

Maryland Rehabilitation Association and MSDE Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS) presents: ADA @ 25: Embracing change & Empowering Abilitie, Maryland Rehabilitation Conference 2015. Join with your fellow rehabilitation professionals to take a look back at the journey for civil rights for people with disabilities, celebrate htis landmark legislation, and work with our colleagues and communities to continue to strive toward the promise of eqaulity and inclusion envisioned by the passage of the ADA. For more information, keep an eye on the conference website.


The Out-Of-Sync Child: Sensory Challenges and Sensible Solutions Conference
November 13, 2015
Holiday Inn Solomons
155 Holiday Dr.
Solomons, MD 20688

Southern Maryland Collaborative for Families of Children with Disabilities presents the Out-of-Sync Child conference on November 13, 2015. The conference is developed for parents, eduators, therapists, and other professionals who are interested in how Sensory Processing Disorder plays out at home and school and how to recognize underlying sensory issues. Doors will open at 8:15 am and the conference is from 9 am to 4:45 pm. You can register online at www.autismsupport-somd.org/carolkranowitz or call 240-561-8860. The last day to register is October 29, 2015. The cost is $45 before September 1 and $55 between September 2 and October 29, 2015. You can also click here for more information about the event.


Caring Teens Training
December 5, 2015
10:00AM - 4:00PM
Resource Connections Incorporated
4550 Forbes Blvd Suite 120
Lanham, MD

Do you have a friend or know a teenager who would like to learn how to care for children with disabilities and provide respite care? Caring Teens is a day-long program that prepares teens to offer first-rate care for children who have mild to moderate disabilities and/or enter the field of special education some day. Unlike families of typical children, respite care requires someone with training and confidence to tend to the child's needs. Caring Teens is an interactive hands-on training especially designed for students aged 13-19. Trainings are schedueld all around Maryland, with training in Prince George's County on December 5, 2015. The program fee is $99 and students must attend the entire session to receive Certificate of Attendance. For more information about the training, as well as other locations, check out the link here. You can also register online for the training being held in Prince George's County by going to the registration page here.


Respite for parents of children with autism
First Saturday of each month
One World Center for Autism


Sibzone, for siblings of kids with Autism
Third Friday of each month
One World Center for Autism


Transition 101
September 15, 2015
The Arc Prince George's County
1401 McCormick Drive
Largo, MD 20774

Transition 101 is a series of workshops for families whose children are transitioning from school to adult services. Come to September's workshop where you can find out more information on the resource coordination agencies that support the Southern Regional Area. MMARS, Resource Connection, Inc., and Total Care Services, Inc. will be at the workshop. The workshop is free for Arc members and $5 for non-members. Check out September's flyer here. The spanish version can be viewed here. For more information or to RSVP contact Melonee Clark at mclark@thearcofpgc.org or at 301.925.7050 ext 307.


Residential Family Support Group
TBD
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
The Arc Prince George's County
1401 McCormick Drive
Largo, MD 20774

The Arc Prince George’s County’s Residential Family Support Group offers family members an opportunity to meet with other families involved in The Arc’s Residential Program. For more information, please contact Kelly Shaner, kshaner@thearcofpgc.org.


Contact us at 301-925-7050 with information about other disability-related events in the area.



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