Selected Community Events
Kids With Special Needs Transitions Night
740 Gunnison Avenue, Grand Junction
Now is the time to access resources and start to plan for your child's life transitions!
What happens when it's time for your child with special needs to move from Middle School to High School or graduates from High School? Without proper planning, you may soon feel as if your child has fallen off a social, educational or financial "cliff". It is vital that parents make good plans for these important life transitions. To assist parents of children and young adults with special needs in this planning process, the Center for Independence and the Disability Resource Alliance are sponsoring an educational event to be held at the Center for Independence. Presentations will focus on Social Security, health Insurance/Medicaid, Day and Work Programs and Community Resources. Representatives from community agencies and organizations that may be helpful in planning for youth transitions will also be available. a light Dinner will be provided. Childcare will NOT be provided. Pre-registration is required: Call 970-241-0315 to pre-register.
740 Gunnison Ave.
Grand Junction, CO
Dyslexia For A Day
529 25 1/2 Rd. Unit B201
A Day With Dyslexia: A Simulation of Dyslexia
February 24, 2014
529 25 1/2 Rd Unit B201 and B203
Grand Junction, CO 81505
RSVP by February 20 by phone or email
Come gain insight on what it feels like to live with dyslexia. Rotate through two reading, two writing and one processing simulation. The simulation is designed to help individuals gain a better understanding of and empathy for those children and adults who struggle with dyslexia.
Sarah Hecht 970-433-0496 email@example.com
Aug 26, 2011 - Aug 28, 2011 6:30 p.m.
Grand River Vineyards
Night Of Music With Head Start
Time: Gate Opens at 6:30 p.m.
Place: Grand River Vineyards
787 N. Elberta Palisade, Co
Ticket Price $15.00 per person
At Gate $17.00
Children Under 12 years old get in free
All proceeds will benefit the Head Start parents
Tickets are sold at Fisher Liquor Barn, Roper Music, Grand River Vineyards, Rocky Mountain SER Head Start