Event Calendar

  • Sep. 27

    Positive Communication and Aging: Supporting People in Place

    Online

    1 pm
    This training will review how communication changes as people age.
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  • Sep. 27

    Public Health Town Hall: Updates on COVID-19, Influenza, and More

    Online

    1 pm
    Presentation topics from Dr. Rabea Khadimi and Dr. Antonie Auguste will touch on COVID-19 and Influenza, preparing for fall, ventilation options, and best practices with indoor requirements and weather changes.
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  • Sep. 27

    Families CCAN Cook (via Zoom)

    Online

    4 pm
    Learn how to cook with Families CCAN! Together you'll prepare an entrée, side dish, and dessert – step by step and with success. You will be emailed the recipe ingredients in advance so you have time to get what you need.
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  • Sep. 27

    Understanding Your Voting Rights and PA's Rules

    Online

    6 pm
    Join The Arc of Pennsylvania for two webinars presented by Disability Rights Pennsylvania on understanding disability voter rights and Pennsylvania's rules. As the 2022 General Election gets closer it is essential that all people with IDD and their caregivers understand their voting rights and the rules that govern elections here in Pennsylvania.
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  • Sep. 28

    Families First: Potty Training for Your Child with Different Needs

    Online

    12 pm
    VIRTUAL TRAINING SESSIONS POTTY TRAINING for your child with different needs PRESENTER Icylee Basketbill, Families First Trainer Families First sessions are free but registration is required. After registering, you will receive a confirmation message containing information about joining the meeting. You will also receive a reminder email with the Zoom link to join the meeting. […]
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  • Sep. 29

    Public Health Town Hall: Updates on COVID-19, Influenza, and More

    Online

    1 pm
    Presentation topics from Dr. Rabea Khadimi and Dr. Antonie Auguste will touch on COVID-19 and Influenza, preparing for fall, ventilation options, and best practices with indoor requirements and weather changes.
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  • Oct. 3

    The Arc of PA's Customized Job Development Training - Via Zoom

    Online

    12 am
    The Arc of Pennsylvania's Customized Job Development training will teach attendees the skills needed to find jobs that meet both the needs of an individual with disabilities while matching the needs of an employer.
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  • Oct. 3

    44th Annual Philadelphia Regional Conference on Developmental Disabilities

    Roberts Center for Pediatric Research

    8 am
    Join family members, self-advocates, social workers, therapists, counselors, physicians and nurses for a full day forum to discuss areas of mutual concern, foster partnerships and keep abreast of current programs for people with developmental disabilities. The registration deadline is Sept. 23, 2022.
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  • Oct. 3

    Power up your October with SAPNA! (Self Advocacy Power Network for All)

    Online

    11 am
    SAU1 is a PA non-profit led and staffed by people with disabilities, for people with disabilities. Sessions include: Let’s Talk About Your Vision For YOUR Everyday Life!, All About Rights!, All About Jobs!, Power Talk with ODP!, Let’s Speak Up!, and All About Relationships!...and more!
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  • Oct. 3

    Web-based Training Opportunities for People with DD and Families

    Online

    12 pm
    Hosted by The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities. Sessions include "College For All: A Webinar for Students and Families on Alternate Pathways to Post-Secondary Education," "Employment For All: A Webinar for Parents and Families of Individuals with Disabilities on Supported Employment," and "Creating a Vision for Life with Your Family Member Using Charting the LifeCourse Framework."
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  • Oct. 4

    The Arc of PA's Customized Job Development Training - Via Zoom

    Online

    12 am
    The Arc of Pennsylvania's Customized Job Development training will teach attendees the skills needed to find jobs that meet both the needs of an individual with disabilities while matching the needs of an employer.
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  • Oct. 4

    Claim and Service Documentation Virtual Office Hours

    Online

    1 pm
    ODP will address frequently asked questions and reserve time to answer additional questions. Attendees are encouraged to view the August webinar prior to the VOH.
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  • Oct. 5

    The Arc of PA's Customized Job Development Training - Via Zoom

    Online

    12 am
    The Arc of Pennsylvania's Customized Job Development training will teach attendees the skills needed to find jobs that meet both the needs of an individual with disabilities while matching the needs of an employer.
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  • Oct. 5

    PCHC's First Hybrid Training: Trauma

    Online or In-Person

    10 am
    This session will help to define trauma, inform providers on how to create a trauma informed practice, and give an overview of empirically supported trauma interventions from childhood through adulthood. Training will be offered simultaneously In Person and via Zoom.
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  • Oct. 5

    Post Harry M: Now What?

    Online

    12 pm
    The Harry M Settlement came to a close in July 2021. What is ODP expecting now when it comes to supporting Deaf, DeafBlind, and Hard of Hearing individuals? This training will clarify what ODP requires and allow time for participant questions. If you support someone with a hearing loss, please plan to attend.
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  • Oct. 5

    Community Engagement- Re-engaging the Community

    Online

    6 pm
    Join the PA Family Network as they introduce their NEW Peer-to-Peer training initiative for people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and their families.
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  • Oct. 6

    2022 Trans Pride Health and Wellness Conference

    Online

    12 am
    Full conference registration is available with CME and CEU credits for professionals in Medical, Behavioral, and Social Work fields. All Transgender, Nonbinary, and Gender Diverse community members and their immediate caregivers or parents can register for free and will have access to all content, including the professional sessions.
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  • Oct. 6

    Diabetic/Insulin Class

    Online

    10 am
    Hosted by Milestone HCQU West. Trainings are offered both in-person and online!
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  • Oct. 7

    2022 Trans Pride Health and Wellness Conference

    Online

    12 am
    Full conference registration is available with CME and CEU credits for professionals in Medical, Behavioral, and Social Work fields. All Transgender, Nonbinary, and Gender Diverse community members and their immediate caregivers or parents can register for free and will have access to all content, including the professional sessions.
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  • Oct. 7

    Power up your October with SAPNA! (Self Advocacy Power Network for All)

    Online

    11 am
    SAU1 is a PA non-profit led and staffed by people with disabilities, for people with disabilities. Sessions include: Let’s Talk About Your Vision For YOUR Everyday Life!, All About Rights!, All About Jobs!, Power Talk with ODP!, Let’s Speak Up!, and All About Relationships!...and more!
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  • Oct. 8

    2022 Trans Pride Health and Wellness Conference

    Online

    12 am
    Full conference registration is available with CME and CEU credits for professionals in Medical, Behavioral, and Social Work fields. All Transgender, Nonbinary, and Gender Diverse community members and their immediate caregivers or parents can register for free and will have access to all content, including the professional sessions.
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  • Oct. 10

    The Nuts and Bolts of Job Coaching

    Online

    12 am
    This self-paced five-module online course provides participants with relevant information regarding the role of a Job Coach to support students in community-based work settings.
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  • Oct. 10

    Exploring Possibilities and Setting Expectations for the Future

    Online

    12 pm
    Join The PA Family Network for a Peer-to-Peer interactive workshop by and for people with disabilities and their families. Discuss how high expectations can open new opportunities. Develop strategies to see how new possibilities can help you and your loved ones prepare for the future. Identify supports you are your loved one would need to live as independently as possible.
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  • Oct. 10

    Exploring Possibilities and Setting Expectations for the Future

    Online

    6 pm
    Join The PA Family Network for a Peer-to-Peer interactive workshop by and for people with disabilities and their families. Discuss how high expectations can open new opportunities. Develop strategies to see how new possibilities can help you and your loved ones prepare for the future. Identify supports you are your loved one would need to live as independently as possible.
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  • Oct. 11

    Families CCAN Cook (via Zoom)

    Online

    4 pm
    Learn how to cook with Families CCAN! Together you'll prepare an entrée, side dish, and dessert – step by step and with success. You will be emailed the recipe ingredients in advance so you have time to get what you need.
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  • Oct. 12

    2022 Philadelphia Autism Project Annual Conference: Exceeding the Vision

    Online

    12 am
    This FREE annual conference brings together members of the Philadelphia community to share information and resources, learn about community initiatives and discuss experiences in supporting individuals on the Spectrum and the larger community.
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  • Oct. 12

    The Arc of Pennsylvania: ACRE Training

    Online

    9 am
    Attendees who successfully complete this course will receive an ACRE Basic Certification. This is a nationally recognized professional certificate. Direct service providers of Supported Employment and Community Participation Supports are required to have this or CESP equivalent in PA.
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  • Oct. 12

    Peace of Mind Long Term Planning for Siblings

    Online

    10 am
    Join the PA Family Network in this interactive workshop to: Network and meet other adult siblings. Get information and strategies on handling Long Term Planning. Identify services/supports so you and your loved one can live a good life
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  • Oct. 12

    Power up your October with SAPNA! (Self Advocacy Power Network for All)

    Online

    12 pm
    SAU1 is a PA non-profit led and staffed by people with disabilities, for people with disabilities. Sessions include: Let’s Talk About Your Vision For YOUR Everyday Life!, All About Rights!, All About Jobs!, Power Talk with ODP!, Let’s Speak Up!, and All About Relationships!...and more!
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  • Oct. 13

    2022 Philadelphia Autism Project Annual Conference: Exceeding the Vision

    Online

    12 am
    This FREE annual conference brings together members of the Philadelphia community to share information and resources, learn about community initiatives and discuss experiences in supporting individuals on the Spectrum and the larger community.
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  • Oct. 13

    The Arc of Pennsylvania: ACRE Training

    Online

    9 am
    Attendees who successfully complete this course will receive an ACRE Basic Certification. This is a nationally recognized professional certificate. Direct service providers of Supported Employment and Community Participation Supports are required to have this or CESP equivalent in PA.
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  • Oct. 14

    2022 Philadelphia Autism Project Annual Conference: Exceeding the Vision

    Online

    12 am
    This FREE annual conference brings together members of the Philadelphia community to share information and resources, learn about community initiatives and discuss experiences in supporting individuals on the Spectrum and the larger community.
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  • Oct. 14

    Neurodiversity and the Built Environment Symposium: PlaceMaking

    Online

    9 am
    The event is free of charge and open to all. These serial events are intensely cross-disciplinary and aim towards critical interactions addressing all-inclusive ways for inhabiting and perceiving our environments. They aim to stimulate international dialogue amongst architects, planners, designers, artists, therapists, medical field experts, tech companies, educational institutions, advocates, neurodivergent people and their caregivers.
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  • Oct. 14

    The Arc of Pennsylvania: ACRE Training

    Online

    9 am
    Attendees who successfully complete this course will receive an ACRE Basic Certification. This is a nationally recognized professional certificate. Direct service providers of Supported Employment and Community Participation Supports are required to have this or CESP equivalent in PA.
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  • Oct. 14

    Power up your October with SAPNA! (Self Advocacy Power Network for All)

    Online

    11 am
    SAU1 is a PA non-profit led and staffed by people with disabilities, for people with disabilities. Sessions include: Let’s Talk About Your Vision For YOUR Everyday Life!, All About Rights!, All About Jobs!, Power Talk with ODP!, Let’s Speak Up!, and All About Relationships!...and more!
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  • Oct. 15

    Speaking for Ourselves "Bridge to the Future" Self-Advocacy Conference

    Holy Family University

    10 am
    Find your voice! Advocate for your future! Meet great people!
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  • Oct. 17

    The Nuts and Bolts of Job Coaching

    Online

    12 am
    This self-paced five-module online course provides participants with relevant information regarding the role of a Job Coach to support students in community-based work settings.
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  • Oct. 17

    Power up your October with SAPNA! (Self Advocacy Power Network for All)

    Online

    10 am
    SAU1 is a PA non-profit led and staffed by people with disabilities, for people with disabilities. Sessions include: Let’s Talk About Your Vision For YOUR Everyday Life!, All About Rights!, All About Jobs!, Power Talk with ODP!, Let’s Speak Up!, and All About Relationships!...and more!
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  • Oct. 18

    HCPBS Family Chats

    Online

    12 am
    Three new family chats are scheduled through May 2023.  Family chats are for and presented by family members in conjunction with Parenting Special Needs Magazine. 
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  • Oct. 18

    PADDC: Self Advocate Spotlight Series

    Online

    2 pm
    The Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council invites you to join for a compelling series of virtual advocacy discussions. The Self Advocate Spotlight Series will kick off in July and is an opportunity to hear from individuals with developmental disabilities about the remarkable things they are doing to make Pennsylvania a better place to live. The Self Advocate Spotlight Series highlights how self advocates are demonstrating their own leadership skills, while also using their voices to mentor others.
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  • Oct. 18

    Families CCAN Cook (via Zoom)

    Online

    4 pm
    Learn how to cook with Families CCAN! Together you'll prepare an entrée, side dish, and dessert – step by step and with success. You will be emailed the recipe ingredients in advance so you have time to get what you need.
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  • Oct. 18

    Transitions Through the Lifespan: Achieve Your Vision in Any Stage of Life

    Online

    Join the PA Family Network in this interactive workshop to: Obtain information and identify services, supports, and resources. Utilize the LifeCourse Framework to plan for transitions in early childhood, school age, high school, adulthood, aging, and through medical transitions.
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  • Oct. 19

    Families CCAN: Peer-To-Peer Workshop

    Online

    4 pm
    In this unique 5-session workshop series, young adults with disabilities have an opportunity to learn what it’s like to live on their own. Individuals learn with and from peer instructors who are already living in the community with supports.
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  • Oct. 20

    Diabetic/Insulin Class

    Online

    10 am
    Hosted by Milestone HCQU West. Trainings are offered both in-person and online!
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  • Oct. 20

    What is Life Sharing and How Can Technology Increase Independence

    Online

    12 pm
    Join The PA Family Network for a Peer-to-Peer interactive workshop by and for people with disabilities and their families to: Learn about the Life Sharing service definition. Develop a greater understanding of what Life Sharing means. Identify ways that independent living technology can help. Hear what's important to a person with an intellectual and/or developmental disability and to their family and caregivers.
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  • Oct. 20

    What is Life Sharing and How Can Technology Increase Independence

    Online

    7 pm
    Join The PA Family Network for a Peer-to-Peer interactive workshop by and for people with disabilities and their families to: Learn about the Life Sharing service definition. Develop a greater understanding of what Life Sharing means. Identify ways that independent living technology can help. Hear what's important to a person with an intellectual and/or developmental disability and to their family and caregivers.
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  • Oct. 21

    Statewide Quarterly Positive Approaches and Practices Meeting

    Online

    9 am
    The Department of Human Services’ (DHS) Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (OMHSAS) and the Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) host a quarterly Statewide Positive Approaches and Practices Meeting. This meeting aims to provide the most recent research and resources for people with mental health and behavioral challenges, intellectual disabilities, autism, and other developmental disabilities to live an everyday life.
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  • Oct. 21

    Power up your October with SAPNA! (Self Advocacy Power Network for All)

    Online

    11 am
    SAU1 is a PA non-profit led and staffed by people with disabilities, for people with disabilities. Sessions include: Let’s Talk About Your Vision For YOUR Everyday Life!, All About Rights!, All About Jobs!, Power Talk with ODP!, Let’s Speak Up!, and All About Relationships!...and more!
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  • Oct. 24

    The Nuts and Bolts of Job Coaching

    Online

    12 am
    This self-paced five-module online course provides participants with relevant information regarding the role of a Job Coach to support students in community-based work settings.
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  • Oct. 24

    Power up your October with SAPNA! (Self Advocacy Power Network for All)

    Online

    10 am
    SAU1 is a PA non-profit led and staffed by people with disabilities, for people with disabilities. Sessions include: Let’s Talk About Your Vision For YOUR Everyday Life!, All About Rights!, All About Jobs!, Power Talk with ODP!, Let’s Speak Up!, and All About Relationships!...and more!
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  • Oct. 24

    Families CCAN Monthly Resource Meeting

    Online

    7 pm
    Gather with other families, connect, and learn from experts! Monthly Resource Meetings bring together individuals with disabilities and their families to learn from experts about key topics, new ideas, helpful programs and resources. Led by experts in their respective fields, Monthly Resource Meetings are an opportunity to learn in-depth information about a different topic every month. Resource meetings are always free, and are held via Zoom.
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  • Oct. 25

    Achieva Family Trust's 2nd Annual Future Planning Conference

    Online or in Homestead, PA

    8 am
    This full-day conference will cover topics related to future planning for people with disabilities.
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  • Oct. 25

    Skill Building Plans: Depth and Specificity

    Online

    1 pm
    This training will explore strategies to increase the quality of skill-building plans used to teach a variety of skills across programs. While the training will be framed using the Skill Building Plan template used in AAW and ACAP. any professional in any program who teaches skills will benefit from hearing this information.
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  • Oct. 25

    Families CCAN Cook (via Zoom)

    Online

    4 pm
    Learn how to cook with Families CCAN! Together you'll prepare an entrée, side dish, and dessert – step by step and with success. You will be emailed the recipe ingredients in advance so you have time to get what you need.
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  • Oct. 26

    Moving Forward: A Comprehensive Approach to Achieving Meaningful Participant Outcomes (VTT) Session 2: Role Play Between SC and SC Supervisor

    Online

    10 am
    This is the second training in a series that will focus on the conversations that Supports Coordinators are encouraged to have with their supervisors to determine next steps in the planning process for individuals in ODP programs. Role playing will be utilized to illustrate what these problem-solving conversations may look like in real time. It is not required to have attended the first training in this series. A brief recap will be provided. Although this training will include reference to AAW and ACAP assessments, all ODP providers are welcome to attend.
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  • Oct. 26

    Maintain Wellness Amid the Stress of Long Term Planning

    Online

    Join The PA Family Network for a Peer-to-Peer interactive workshop by and for people with disabilities and their families to: Bust some myths about Life Sharing & Supported Living. Learn how to balance the needs of ALL family members. Learn how family caregivers & individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities can plan for the future together. Identify ways in which ALL family members can care for each other.
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  • Oct. 26

    Families CCAN: Peer-To-Peer Workshop

    Online

    4 pm
    In this unique 5-session workshop series, young adults with disabilities have an opportunity to learn what it’s like to live on their own. Individuals learn with and from peer instructors who are already living in the community with supports.
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  • Oct. 26

    Maintain Wellness Amid the Stress of Long Term Planning

    Online

    Join The PA Family Network for a Peer-to-Peer interactive workshop by and for people with disabilities and their families to: Bust some myths about Life Sharing & Supported Living. Learn how to balance the needs of ALL family members. Learn how family caregivers & individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities can plan for the future together. Identify ways in which ALL family members can care for each other.
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  • Oct. 28

    Power up your October with SAPNA! (Self Advocacy Power Network for All)

    Online

    3 pm
    SAU1 is a PA non-profit led and staffed by people with disabilities, for people with disabilities. Sessions include: Let’s Talk About Your Vision For YOUR Everyday Life!, All About Rights!, All About Jobs!, Power Talk with ODP!, Let’s Speak Up!, and All About Relationships!...and more!
    View Event
  • Oct. 29

    Families First: Potty Training for Your Child with Different Needs

    Online

    12 pm
    VIRTUAL TRAINING SESSIONS POTTY TRAINING for your child with different needs PRESENTER Icylee Basketbill, Families First Trainer Families First sessions are free but registration is required. After registering, you will receive a confirmation message containing information about joining the meeting. You will also receive a reminder email with the Zoom link to join the meeting. […]
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  • Oct. 31

    The Nuts and Bolts of Job Coaching

    Online

    12 am
    This self-paced five-module online course provides participants with relevant information regarding the role of a Job Coach to support students in community-based work settings.
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  • Nov. 1

    Pennsylvania Autism Virtual Training Conference: PATC Implement 2022

    Online

    12 am
    This year’s theme is PATC: Implement. How can providers take innovative practices and implement them into their daily roles in supporting autistic individuals and their families? Join the virtual conference this fall to learn from individuals with lived experience, researchers, providers, and more! #PATCImplement2022
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  • Nov. 1

    Families CCAN Cook (via Zoom)

    Online

    4 pm
    Learn how to cook with Families CCAN! Together you'll prepare an entrée, side dish, and dessert – step by step and with success. You will be emailed the recipe ingredients in advance so you have time to get what you need.
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  • Nov. 2

    Pennsylvania Autism Virtual Training Conference: PATC Implement 2022

    Online

    12 am
    This year’s theme is PATC: Implement. How can providers take innovative practices and implement them into their daily roles in supporting autistic individuals and their families? Join the virtual conference this fall to learn from individuals with lived experience, researchers, providers, and more! #PATCImplement2022
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  • Nov. 2

    Intentional Teaching

    Online

    9 am
    Hosted by the Arc of Pennsylvania. Intentional Teaching is a set of data-driven strategies used to teach essential job skills that can be adapted to individuals of all abilities and learning styles. Attendees will participate in a single day of online training.
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  • Nov. 2

    Families CCAN: Peer-To-Peer Workshop

    Online

    4 pm
    In this unique 5-session workshop series, young adults with disabilities have an opportunity to learn what it’s like to live on their own. Individuals learn with and from peer instructors who are already living in the community with supports.
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  • Nov. 3

    Pennsylvania Autism Virtual Training Conference: PATC Implement 2022

    Online

    12 am
    This year’s theme is PATC: Implement. How can providers take innovative practices and implement them into their daily roles in supporting autistic individuals and their families? Join the virtual conference this fall to learn from individuals with lived experience, researchers, providers, and more! #PATCImplement2022
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  • Nov. 3

    Diabetic/Insulin Class

    Online

    10 am
    Hosted by Milestone HCQU West. Trainings are offered both in-person and online!
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  • Nov. 7

    10th Annual Lifesharing Conference

    Kalahari Resort in Pocono Manor

    12 am
    The Pennsylvania Lifesharing Coalition will be holding its 10th Annual Lifesharing Conference on November 7th and 8th of 2022. The conference will take place in-person at Kalahari Resort in Pocono Manor, PA. Registration is $200 through June 30th and $250 thereafter. See the attached flyer for more information on hotel accommodations and instructions on how to register.
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  • Nov. 7

    The Nuts and Bolts of Job Coaching

    Online

    12 am
    This self-paced five-module online course provides participants with relevant information regarding the role of a Job Coach to support students in community-based work settings.
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  • Nov. 8

    10th Annual Lifesharing Conference

    Kalahari Resort in Pocono Manor

    12 am
    The Pennsylvania Lifesharing Coalition will be holding its 10th Annual Lifesharing Conference on November 7th and 8th of 2022. The conference will take place in-person at Kalahari Resort in Pocono Manor, PA. Registration is $200 through June 30th and $250 thereafter. See the attached flyer for more information on hotel accommodations and instructions on how to register.
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  • Nov. 8

    Families CCAN Cook (via Zoom)

    Online

    4 pm
    Learn how to cook with Families CCAN! Together you'll prepare an entrée, side dish, and dessert – step by step and with success. You will be emailed the recipe ingredients in advance so you have time to get what you need.
    View Event
  • Nov. 9

    Families CCAN: Peer-To-Peer Workshop

    Online

    4 pm
    In this unique 5-session workshop series, young adults with disabilities have an opportunity to learn what it’s like to live on their own. Individuals learn with and from peer instructors who are already living in the community with supports.
    View Event
  • Nov. 10

    OAR: FAll Webinar Series

    Online

    11 am
    OAR offer free webinar events for parents, educators, and other professionals to participate live. Webinars are an excellent way to gain expert information and have your topical questions answered, flexibly fitting your demanding schedule. 
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  • Nov. 14

    The Nuts and Bolts of Job Coaching

    Online

    12 am
    This self-paced five-module online course provides participants with relevant information regarding the role of a Job Coach to support students in community-based work settings.
    View Event
  • Nov. 14

    The Arc of Pennsylvania: ACRE Training

    Online

    9 am
    Attendees who successfully complete this course will receive an ACRE Basic Certification. This is a nationally recognized professional certificate. Direct service providers of Supported Employment and Community Participation Supports are required to have this or CESP equivalent in PA.
    View Event
  • Nov. 15

    The Arc of Pennsylvania: ACRE Training

    Online

    9 am
    Attendees who successfully complete this course will receive an ACRE Basic Certification. This is a nationally recognized professional certificate. Direct service providers of Supported Employment and Community Participation Supports are required to have this or CESP equivalent in PA.
    View Event
  • Nov. 16

    The Arc of Pennsylvania: ACRE Training

    Online

    9 am
    Attendees who successfully complete this course will receive an ACRE Basic Certification. This is a nationally recognized professional certificate. Direct service providers of Supported Employment and Community Participation Supports are required to have this or CESP equivalent in PA.
    View Event
  • Nov. 16

    OAR: FAll Webinar Series

    Online

    11 am
    OAR offer free webinar events for parents, educators, and other professionals to participate live. Webinars are an excellent way to gain expert information and have your topical questions answered, flexibly fitting your demanding schedule. 
    View Event
  • Nov. 16

    Families CCAN: Peer-To-Peer Workshop

    Online

    4 pm
    In this unique 5-session workshop series, young adults with disabilities have an opportunity to learn what it’s like to live on their own. Individuals learn with and from peer instructors who are already living in the community with supports.
    View Event
  • Nov. 17

    Diabetic/Insulin Class

    Online

    10 am
    Hosted by Milestone HCQU West. Trainings are offered both in-person and online!
    View Event
  • Nov. 18

    Web-based Training Opportunities for People with DD and Families

    Online

    10 am
    Hosted by The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities. Sessions include "College For All: A Webinar for Students and Families on Alternate Pathways to Post-Secondary Education," "Employment For All: A Webinar for Parents and Families of Individuals with Disabilities on Supported Employment," and "Creating a Vision for Life with Your Family Member Using Charting the LifeCourse Framework."
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  • Nov. 19

    Kamp for Kids "Owls for Autism"

    Lincoln Financial Field

    12 am
    This is a free day for the first 200 people with autism to sign up. The first 100 children with autism in grades 1st through 8th to sign up will enjoy a tour of the Eagles Stadium. They will also have access to the stadium's Sensory Friendly Zone during the event.
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  • Nov. 19

    Free Day at the LINC for Kids and Adults with Autism

    LINC

    12 am
    This is a free day for the first 100 children with autism to sign up. Kamp For Kids is a 501c3 organization that hosts free camps and other programs for children with autism and their families.
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  • Nov. 21

    The Nuts and Bolts of Job Coaching

    Online

    12 am
    This self-paced five-module online course provides participants with relevant information regarding the role of a Job Coach to support students in community-based work settings.
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  • Nov. 21

    PADDC: Self Advocate Spotlight Series

    Online

    2 pm
    The Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council invites you to join for a compelling series of virtual advocacy discussions. The Self Advocate Spotlight Series will kick off in July and is an opportunity to hear from individuals with developmental disabilities about the remarkable things they are doing to make Pennsylvania a better place to live. The Self Advocate Spotlight Series highlights how self advocates are demonstrating their own leadership skills, while also using their voices to mentor others.
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  • Nov. 21

    Families CCAN Monthly Resource Meeting

    Online

    7 pm
    Gather with other families, connect, and learn from experts! Monthly Resource Meetings bring together individuals with disabilities and their families to learn from experts about key topics, new ideas, helpful programs and resources. Led by experts in their respective fields, Monthly Resource Meetings are an opportunity to learn in-depth information about a different topic every month. Resource meetings are always free, and are held via Zoom.
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  • Nov. 28

    The Nuts and Bolts of Job Coaching

    Online

    12 am
    This self-paced five-module online course provides participants with relevant information regarding the role of a Job Coach to support students in community-based work settings.
    View Event
  • Dec. 1

    Diabetic/Insulin Class

    Online

    10 am
    Hosted by Milestone HCQU West. Trainings are offered both in-person and online!
    View Event
  • Dec. 5

    The Nuts and Bolts of Job Coaching

    Online

    12 am
    This self-paced five-module online course provides participants with relevant information regarding the role of a Job Coach to support students in community-based work settings.
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  • Dec. 12

    The Arc of Pennsylvania: ACRE Training

    Online

    9 am
    Attendees who successfully complete this course will receive an ACRE Basic Certification. This is a nationally recognized professional certificate. Direct service providers of Supported Employment and Community Participation Supports are required to have this or CESP equivalent in PA.
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  • Dec. 12

    Families CCAN Monthly Resource Meeting

    Online

    7 pm
    Gather with other families, connect, and learn from experts! Monthly Resource Meetings bring together individuals with disabilities and their families to learn from experts about key topics, new ideas, helpful programs and resources. Led by experts in their respective fields, Monthly Resource Meetings are an opportunity to learn in-depth information about a different topic every month. Resource meetings are always free, and are held via Zoom.
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  • Dec. 13

    The Arc of Pennsylvania: ACRE Training

    Online

    9 am
    Attendees who successfully complete this course will receive an ACRE Basic Certification. This is a nationally recognized professional certificate. Direct service providers of Supported Employment and Community Participation Supports are required to have this or CESP equivalent in PA.
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  • Dec. 13

    HCPBS 2022 Home and Community Webinar Series

    Online

    3 pm
    Dangerous Behavior in Family Contexts: Keeping Sisters and Brothers Emotionally and Physically Safe, moderated by Ann Turnbull.
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  • Dec. 14

    The Arc of Pennsylvania: ACRE Training

    Online

    9 am
    Attendees who successfully complete this course will receive an ACRE Basic Certification. This is a nationally recognized professional certificate. Direct service providers of Supported Employment and Community Participation Supports are required to have this or CESP equivalent in PA.
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  • Dec. 15

    Diabetic/Insulin Class

    Online

    10 am
    Hosted by Milestone HCQU West. Trainings are offered both in-person and online!
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  • Dec. 16

    Charting the LifeCourse: Using Applying Principles and Using Tools to Support a Good Life

    Online

    9 am
    Charting the LifeCourse was created to help individuals and families of all abilities and all ages develop a vision for a good life, think about what they need to know and do, identify how to find or develop supports, and discover what it takes to live the lives they want to live. This training series is for all professional stakeholders.
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  • Dec. 19

    PADDC: Self Advocate Spotlight Series

    Online

    2 pm
    The Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council invites you to join for a compelling series of virtual advocacy discussions. The Self Advocate Spotlight Series will kick off in July and is an opportunity to hear from individuals with developmental disabilities about the remarkable things they are doing to make Pennsylvania a better place to live. The Self Advocate Spotlight Series highlights how self advocates are demonstrating their own leadership skills, while also using their voices to mentor others.
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  • Jan. 19

    Families CCAN: Support Network Forum

    Online

    12 pm
    A community of practice for families with ongoing Personal Support Networks. Join us for this quarterly mid-day virtual meet-up for anyone supporting, directing, or participating in a Personal Support Network. This event is for graduates of the Personal Support Network Workshop.
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  • Feb. 22

    Charting the LifeCourse: Using Applying Principles and Using Tools to Support a Good Life

    Online

    11 am
    Charting the LifeCourse was created to help individuals and families of all abilities and all ages develop a vision for a good life, think about what they need to know and do, identify how to find or develop supports, and discover what it takes to live the lives they want to live. This training series is for all professional stakeholders.
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  • Feb. 28

    HCPBS Family Chats

    Online

    12 am
    Three new family chats are scheduled through May 2023.  Family chats are for and presented by family members in conjunction with Parenting Special Needs Magazine. 
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  • May. 2

    HCPBS Family Chats

    Online

    12 am
    Three new family chats are scheduled through May 2023.  Family chats are for and presented by family members in conjunction with Parenting Special Needs Magazine. 
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  • May. 11

    Charting the LifeCourse: Using Applying Principles and Using Tools to Support a Good Life

    Online

    9 am
    Charting the LifeCourse was created to help individuals and families of all abilities and all ages develop a vision for a good life, think about what they need to know and do, identify how to find or develop supports, and discover what it takes to live the lives they want to live. This training series is for all professional stakeholders.
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  • Jun. 8

    Families CCAN: Support Network Forum

    Online

    12 pm
    A community of practice for families with ongoing Personal Support Networks. Join us for this quarterly mid-day virtual meet-up for anyone supporting, directing, or participating in a Personal Support Network. This event is for graduates of the Personal Support Network Workshop.
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