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Franklin Pierce

12223 A Street S

Tacoma, WA 98444

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ABOUT THIS TRAINING

Session 2: Building Community

We will talk about the people in our lives and building intentional community for long term support.

Start Now! is a learning group for parents and their middle and high school students with intellectual and developmental disabilities to prepare for transition and future employment.

This is a working session. Both parents and students participate; we will cover topics such as:

  • Weekly calendar and what that calendar might look like after graduation
  • The importance of community
  • The dignity of risk
  • Safety and teaching skills
  • Creating a routine
  • Circles of Support and identifying “who is in my life”
  • Talk about local community activities
  • Brainstorming session about what is available in their community
  • Transit and the possibilities of travel

Future topics will include: Understanding the System, Developing Job Skills and Planning for the Future.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Please contact our program coordinators with any questions or for more information

Siblings are welcome and encouraged to participate, but childcare will not be available.

Future topics will include: Understanding the System, Developing Job Skills and Planning for the Future.

Light refreshments will be provided.

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Please contact Parent Track Coordinator Michele Lehosky or Student Track Coordinator Milissa Burkey

253-565-2266 or 1-800-5-PARENT

mlehosky@wapave.org or mburkey@wapave.org

Visit wapave.org for more information

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