“The Power of Telling Your Story”

* Learn the skills to effectively let others know about your personal story and how to tie that story into an issue of concern.

* Learn the how and who to effectively communicate within the school system about your concerns.

* Opportunity to network and share information on resources in the community.

* Next steps with question and answer session around growth for your child’s needs!

 Wednesday, June 5, 2019 

6:30PM-8:30PM 

Sign-in opens at 6PM

Macomb Intermediate School District, Room 206

44001 Garfield Road, Clinton Township

RSVP with Donesa Crivella 

(586) 469-1600 ext 121 or donesa@michiganallianceforfamilies.org

Or online at www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org/rsvp

 

If it is after the deadline and you haven’t registered, please call or email to check the status of the event.

 

If you require accommodations or materials in an alternative format, please let us know one week before the workshop.

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Trumpet Behavioral Health

Trumpet Behavioral Health provides ABA services to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders. In-home services are provided in the tri-county area, with a new center in Warren. Free trainings and workshops for families on topics including managing challenging behavior, toilet training and promoting independence are also available.
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Down Syndrome Guild of Southeast Michigan

Organization providing programs for new and expectant parents, recreation programs, social programs, and employment programs for residents of Southeast Michigan. The website also provides resource information (including a medical directory and education).

Serious Emotional Disturbances Waiver (SEDW)

The Children's Serious Emotional Disturbances Waiver (SEDW) provides services that are enhancements or additions to Medicaid State Plan coverage for children through age 20 with SED. The SEDW is a fee-for-service program administered by the Community Mental Health Services Programs (CMHSP) in some Michigan counties. All eligibility requirements and coverage areas are listed on the site.

Great Start Collaborative Macomb County

Collaborative in Macomb County focused on providing educational, child development, medical, food, mental health, employment and other community services resource information. Their Community Services Connection directory is an extremely comprehensive resource for Macomb County.
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Free Health Clinics of Michigan

Free Clinics of Michigan (FCOM) is a network of volunteer-staffed free clinics that provide health care services to the uninsured or medically underserved within the State of Michigan.

Wings of Mercy of East Michigan

Wings of Mercy is a volunteer pilot organization that assists patients in need of transportation to distant medical facilities.