Community Connections

Community Connections
September 15, 2020 FNFadmin
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As the weather cools down (theoretically), and COVID cases start to decline (hopefully), more and more in-person events are popping up.  I think many are craving some face-to-face interaction!  I’ll leave you to browse.  Enjoy!

PARENT RESOURCES

Back to School Parent Sharing
through Down Syndrome Guild
Sept 19 from 9-12:30
Register here 

SPEAK (Espanol)
Online discussion about behavioral challenges in people with IDD
Información para cuando su hijo regrese a la escuela
Sept 17 a las 6:30
RSVP for link

 

Caregiver Education and Networking
through IDD Council
Sexual Health and Puberty
Sept 15 from 12:1:30 – online
Housing for People with IDD
Sept 22 from 12-1:30 – online
Register here

 

Current GI Research in Children with Autism
through TACA
watch through Sept 18
Get code here

Conference Speaker Zoom Series:

Navigating Special Education Р9/15
Families Planning Together Р9/17
Intro to Mindfulness Р9/22
Upcoming Use of EVV in CDS Р9/24
Special Needs Planning Р9/29
Register here

 

Parent Resource Network
almost-daily webinars on a variety of topics
Virtual one-on-one IEP clinics
Register here

 

Self-Care for Caregivers Music Group
with Heart & Harmony
Thursdays at 7:00
Register here

 

Bent Tree Bible Parent Support Group
Thursday nights from 7-8:15pm
Zoom link; Meeting ID 179 232 381
Contact Carol with questions

 

ACTIVITIES & CLASSES

SPORTS

ACEing Autism Tennis
Ages 5-17 and 18-30
Starting Sept 19
Register here

RISE Adaptive Sports
Water sports each Saturday
Tubing/Water Skiing
Kayaking/Canoeing
Swimming
Boating
Knee Boarding
Find the calendar here

Zoom-ba
through Down Syndrome Partnership of N TX
Zoom-ba – Mondays at 3:00 on Zoom
Register here

 

ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT

A Charlie Brown Christmas
Starcatchers virtual production
Ages 8+
Rehearsals start Sept 15
Performances Dec 5, 11, 13
Sign up here

 

Music & Wellness for Kids
with Heart & Harmony
Mondays at 4:00
Register here

 

Coyote Music Studio
Online intro classes: Piano, Ukulele, Recorder
Starting Sept. 1
Enroll here

 

Heart of Hope
“Pay what you can” music therapy
Songwriting Workshops
Online music lessons and groups
Sign up here

SOCIAL EVENTS

 

United through H.O.P.E.
Almost-daily activities
online & in-person
Sign up for an event

 

Self-Determination Group
Zoom Hang-out
Ages 14+
Register here

 

Book Club for Self-Advocates
ages 18+
through Down Syndrome Guild
Tuesdays & Wednesdays at 3:00
Sign up here

 

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