Parent Network

Disability Network’s Parent Network connects parents, guardians, and families of individuals with disabilities to one another for peer support, information, and resources. For information about the group contact Nicole Miller at 231.922.0903, ext. 318.

Looking to stay connected? Connect with our Disability Network Parent Network Facebook page.

 

FAMILY SUPPORTS and RESOURCES

Family Supports and Resources Flier

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We understand that parenting is a hard, but also rewarding.

Join our team and learn about additional resources that can be helpful and support your loved one as they grow.  Sharing in creative problem solving leads to success.

Parent Network Workshop Series – Fall 2017

Parent Network Fall 2017 Workshops - September 13, October 18, November 15.

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Join us for our Fall Parent Network Workshop Series, September through November.  This series is FREE and hosted at the Disability Network office located at 415 E. Eight Street between the Family Video and “The Box.”  Parking is located in the rear of the building.  These workshops are from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. on September 13, October 18, and November 15.

This is a casual setting that will allow you to network with other parents and guardians, and share your personal experiences.  Sharing in creative problem solving leads to success!  Our Parent Network coordinator, Nicole Miller, has a wealth of knowledge and resources in her toolbox to share with the group.  She can answer your specific questions and help guide you to the right path for your current questions and needs.

We ask that you RSVP with Nicole Miller in advance by calling 231.922.0903 ext. 318 or email her at Nicole@disabilitynetwork.net.

Moving Ahead…a journey into Adulthood

Moving Ahead workshop November 4, 8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at TBAISD Career Tech Center.

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Join DNNM and many other community partners at this important and FREE workshop for communities supporting youth with disabilities on Saturday, November 4, from 8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the TBAISD Career Tech Center (880 Parsons Rd in Traverse City).

This workshop will provide information on housing, benefits planning, guardianship and alternatives, self-determination, transition planning, work-based learning, healthy social & recreation activities and post-secondary pursuits.

For additional information, visit http://movingaheadjourney.wix.com/movingahead.

Upcoming Webinars

Michigan Alliance for Families – on demand webinars

National Autism Association Autism Atrium Program free ongoing and recorded webinars