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Disability Awareness Day 2012

Disability Awareness Day 2013

Disability Awareness Day Committee

Friday, October 4, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

San Jose, CA

Disability Awareness Day 2013

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Remaining Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Nonprofit Vendor Booth 30 Tickets Ended $60.00 $0.00
For Profit Vendor Booth 56 Tickets Ended $250.00 $0.00
The World of Bionic Exoskeletons: 9:00 am
Presented by Ekso Bionics
9 Tickets Ended $0.00 $0.00
Health Care 9:00 am
Workshop Presented by Molly Welsh, Magnate & Beere Purves
7 Tickets Ended $0.00 $0.00
Parenting Today 9:00am
presented by Apple Family Works. presented by Patricia Saunders
11 Tickets Ended $0.00 $0.00
SSI / Medicaid Planning, 10:00 am
Workshop Presented by Melvin Irvin, Disability Representative
6 Tickets Ended $0.00 $0.00
Forum - Empowerment Through Disability Identity, Culture, and Pride, 10:00 am
Workshop Presented by Silicon Valley Independent Living Center
Sold Out Ended $0.00 $0.00
Health Maintenance Behaviors 10:00 am
Workshop Presented by Brenda Billings Maintaining good Health as a women with a physical disability demands basically the same preventive and proactive measures as for all women with few extra challenges
13 Tickets Ended $0.00 $0.00
iPad Workshop: Rehab w/Out Walls , 11:00 am
Workshop Presented by Kathy Castillo from Santa Clara Valley medical Center! We are grateful that Kathy has volunteered her time, last minute to educate others on the use of the I PAD. Unfortunately, Kimberly Gully has to a family emergency and will not be able to provide the presentation
Sold Out Ended $0.00 $0.00
Anti-Bullying: The Amanda Network 11:00 am
Workshop Presented by Ann Solorio Browell
6 Tickets Ended $0.00 $0.00
The effects on siblings who have siblings with special needs:11:00 am
Workshop Presented by Miceli Financial Partners
2 Tickets Ended $0.00 $0.00

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Event Details

 

6th Annual

Disability Awareness Day

 

Celebrating diversity, awareness and

empowerment for persons with differing abilities

 

Friday, October 4, 2013

San José City Hall Rotunda and Plaza

200 East Santa Clara Street, San José, CA

9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

 

Register Early for Vendor Booths and Workshops, Space is Limited!

(Once registered, you will be entered in a drawing for door prizes and will receive a complimentary bag)

 

This years Theme:

Power and Strength Within!

 

The mission of the Disability Awareness Day event is to build an integrated community by empowering people with differing abilities to overcome barriers through access to resources, education and employment opportunities and increasing appreciation of people with differing abilities by showcasing their talents and gifts

 

v  Free Workshops

v  Live Music and Entertainment

v  Demonstrations

v  Art Displays

v  Resource Fair

v  Games and Activities

 

 Catering Trucks with Great Foods to Choose From!

 

Event Schedule: 

9:00am - 12:00 pm

FREE WORKSHOPS (Anti-bullying, Advocate Forum, Heath Care Reform, E-Leggs, Sibling Study, SSI/Medicaid, Autism Inclusion)

 

 

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

FESTIVITIES AND RESOURCE FAIR - (Live music, entertainment and sports demonstrations by people with disabilities)

 

12:00 pm -  12:15 pm

OPENING REMARKS

 

12:15 pm – 2:00 pm

FESTIVITIES AND RESOURCE FAIR, cont.

 

 

Special Appearances by:

Ms. Isabella Torres (11:30 a.m.)

MC: Sam Van Zandt, KBAY Radio

 

Free parking located at:

Main Lot: 4th Street Parking Garage: Corner of 4th Street & San Fernando (Entrance on 4th Street)

City Hall Garage: 200 E. Santa Clara Street (Space is very limited)

5th Street Lot: 5th Street & E. Santa Clara (Disabled Parking + Large Vans ONLY)

 

 

For more information please email: DAD@sjdistrict1.com or call: (408) 535-4901

 

 

 

 

 

Have questions about Disability Awareness Day 2013? Contact Disability Awareness Day Committee

When & Where



San Jose City Hall
200 E Santa Clara St
San Jose, CA 95113

Friday, October 4, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM


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Disability Awareness Day Committee

The mission of the Disability Awareness Day event is to build an integrated community by empowering people with differing abilities to overcome barriers through access to resources, education and employment opportunities and increasing appreciation of people with differing abilities by showcasing their talents and gifts

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