Everyone is invited! Join the wonderful group, Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes, at their Open House on Wednesday, August 8, from 1 – 4 p.m at Glen Haven in Sleeping Bear Dunes. They have been working hard on many accessibility improvements in the park and are offering everyone a chance to check out the fantastic […]
At Disability Network, it’s in our power to change everything, from individual lives to the wider community. We help people with disabilities and their families lead more productive lives in Northern Lower Michigan. But our efforts don’t just benefit them. They help everyone, with and without disabilities, who lives in, works in, or passes through our community. It’s our mission to promote personal empowerment and positive social change for people with disabilities.
Join in the fun, meet new people, and grow & develop new skills! Check out our August Calendar of Events.
Get involved with community events, peer to peer groups, and other fun Disability Network events throughout the month of August.
Do you have something you’d like added? Email Demarie with the details and your contact information.
Ask the Staff
Do you have barriers that you are working through? We all do. Let us help.
Bring your questions and/or paperwork that you may need help with, and let our staff help you navigate through whatever barriers you are experiencing.
Join us on Wednesday, August 8 and Wednesday, August 22, from 1 – 3 p.m. No Appointment Needed.
Friday Night Live!
Come see us at Friday Night Live in downtown Traverse City on Friday, August 10 and 17.
Friday Night Live is a fun, community block party that happens on Front Street in Downtown Traverse City every Friday in the month of August from 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.
We’ll have an information table set-up and will be providing a festive free craft! Stop by and say hi. Plus, enjoy live music, art, games, and much more!
DNNM Men’s Group
Join us for our new Disability Network Men’s Group on Tuesday, August 21, at 2 p.m. at our Traverse City office.
This group is for men in our community seeking support, an opportunity to learn new skills, and a chance to connect with other men with disabilities.
Our men’s group encourages individuals to bring up concerns they have relating to their disabilities and issues they are experiencing around the community with accessibility to facilities and services.
For more information visit our Advocacy Council webpage or contact David Prince, at 231.922.0903 ext. 329
YOU can make a difference!
Access for Everyone is a campaign to ensure that EVERYONE has the ability to actively work, play, and live in our community.
Your support will help promote personal empowerment and positive social change for people with disabilities, and build more inclusive environments for EVERYONE to share their gifts & talents.
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