Events Calendar

 

 


 

NOVEMBER 2020

MI-DDI Events

MON | NOVEMBER 16 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Empowerment Education: Self-Advocates and Direct Support Professionals Working in Partnership to Achieve Life's Dreams
VIRTUAL | This training is designed for people with disabilities and their direct support professionals. By attending the training and working together as a team, participants will learn about effective self-advocacy techniques. The training will also focus on the role of direct support professionals in assisting self-advocates to help them get what they want out of life.
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MON | NOVEMBER 16 from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
An Overview of Independent Facilitation
VIRTUAL | Have you heard about Independent Facilitation but don't know if it's right for you or your loved one? Have you thought about becoming a trained Independent Facilitator? Attendees will learn what Independent Facilitation is, and how it can be useful in Person-Centered Planning. Barriers and strategies for using Independent Facilitation will also be discussed.
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Partner Events

THURS | NOVEMBER 12 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Supporting People in Decision Making
VIRTUAL | Attorney Roxanne Chang will discuss the various options for supporting people in making important decisions, such as Power of Attorney, Representative Payee, and Trusts. Email tequila@thearcww.org to RSVP for this event.

 

THURS | NOVEMBER 19 from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Americans with Disabilities Act 30th Anniversary Celebration
VIRTUAL | Join the Michigan Developmental Disabilities Council on a call continuing to celebrate the Americans with Disabilities Act 30th Anniversary. Michigan Developmental Disabilities Council Chairperson, Bonnie González, and guests will share how the ADA has impacted their lives.
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THURS & MON | NOVEMBER 19 & 23
VIRTUAL | The Catching Hope two-part webinar series will be delivered by a longstanding partner in our advocacy and educational effort, Sherri Rushman. This training provides details about what a Hope Giver, Hoper Receiver and Hope Stealer is, personal stories to highlight what each is, promotes people giving hope and becoming Hope Givers.
 
 

MON & TUES | NOVEMBER 23 & 24
10th Annual Michigan College Access Network Conference
LANSING | The conference provides an opportunity for community and education leaders to meet, share ideas and participate in educational workshops meant to increase college readiness, participation, and completion in their community. It is anticipated that nearly 500 college access professionals, educators, and community leaders will attend! 
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DECEMBER 2020

MI-DDI Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

Partner Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

 

JANUARY 2021

MI-DDI Events

WED & FRI | JANUARY 27 & 29 from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm each day
Independent Facilitator Training
VIRTUAL | IF Training hosted by The Arc of Midland and MI-DDI. Attendees must be 18+, able to pass background check, and not employed by a Community Mental Health or a contracted provider agency.
Register by January 13, 2021

 

 

Partner Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

 

FEBRUARY 2021

MI-DDI Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

Partner Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

 

MARCH 2021

MI-DDI Events

MON, TUES, WED, & THURS | MARCH 8, 9, 10, & 11 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm each day
Independent Facilitator Training
VIRTUAL | IF Training hosted by The Arc of Midland and MI-DDI. Attendees must be 18+, able to pass background check, and not employed by a Community Mental Health or a contracted provider agency.
Register by February 22, 2021

 

 

Partner Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

APRIL 2021

MI-DDI Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

Partner Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

 

 

MAY 2021

MI-DDI Events

TUES & THURS | MAY 4 & 6 from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm each day
Independent Facilitator Training
VIRTUAL | IF Training hosted by The Arc of Midland and MI-DDI. Attendees must be 18+, able to pass background check, and not employed by a Community Mental Health or a contracted provider agency.
Register by April 20, 2021

 

 

Partner Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 


 

JUNE 2021

MI-DDI Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

Partner Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 


 

JULY 2021

MI-DDI Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 

Partner Events

No scheduled events at this time.

 

 


 

AUGUST 2021

MI-DDI Events

MON, TUES, WED, & THURS | AUGUST 9, 10, 11, & 12 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm each day
Independent Facilitator Training
VIRTUAL | IF Training hosted by The Arc of Midland and MI-DDI. Attendees must be 18+, able to pass background check, and not employed by a Community Mental Health or a contracted provider agency.
Register by July 26, 2021

 

 

Partner Events

No scheduled events at this time.


 

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