Friday, November 2, 2012

Upcoming Powerful Parents Mtgs- you must RSVP

DDRS has reinvigorated the Powerful Parents Groups throughout the state as a grass roots effort to meet face-to-face with parents and families of adults and children with developmental disabilities. Our purpose is to disseminate information, gather feedback and stimulate bonding among parents. Through these groups, DDRS hopes to:
  • make DDRS plans and initiatives more transparent in how they affect consumers and families
  • create a network of family contacts within BBDS districts, including more rural areas
  • share information on available resources for families
  • listen to how DDRS can make connections for consumer and family needs
Upcoming MeetingsAll meetings are from 6 to 7:30 pm local time unless noted otherwise. Meetings with fewer than 10 RSVP’s are subject to cancellation. Please check web page frequently for updates. Please e-mail your RSVP to
November 8 -  Evansville
Browning Event Room A – Central
Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library– Central
200 SE MLK Jr. Blvd.
Evansville, IN  47713
RSVP by November 5
November 14 - Terre Haute
Room D - lower level, on left
Vigo County Public Library
1 Library Square
Terre Haute, IN  47807
RSVP by November 9
November 20 - Valparaiso 4:30 to 6 pm - Note early start time.
Room B
Porter County Public Library
103 Jefferson St.
Valparaiso, IN  46383
RSVP by November 15
November 28 - South Bend
Colfax Auditorium
St. Joseph County Public Library
304 South Main Street
South Bend, IN 46601
RSVP by November 26

You can apply for the Family Voices Indiana leadership fund to support your participation.

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