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NE KS Charting the LifeCourse Community Wide Event

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Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center

8788 Metcalf Ave

Overland Park, KS 66212

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Charting the LifeCourse, Community-Wide Events are designed as an introduction to the nationally known "Charting the LifeCourse Framework".

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Join us to learn about the “Charting the LifeCourse Framework” and the roles we hold in our day-to-day lives to support individuals and families. We will learn about new tools that can be used to enhance a person-centered approach to a full life.

This interactive, hands-on workshop will:

  • Explore the effect of past and current policies and practices of the disability service system on available supports
  • Highlight the significant role families play in their members with disabilities lives across the lifespan.
  • Introduce the Charting the LifeCourse Framework as a foundation for working with individuals with disabilities and their families to achieve a “good life”
  • Provide real life examples and strategies that can be used to impact the trajectory towards a “good life”.

Who should attend:

Self-advocates, family members, support coordinators, providers, early intervention and health care providers, family groups, planners, teachers, recreation programs, state/county staff and general community.

Contact the Kansas Southeast Region Logistical Leads: Angie Bartels at angela.bartels@jocogov.org or Greg Aslinger at greg.aslinger@jocogov.org

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Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center

8788 Metcalf Ave

Overland Park, KS 66212

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