Monday, April 16, 2012

Spring Into Action! A Special Needs Conference for the Community

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Spring Into Action!
A Special Needs Conference for the Community
This conference and resource fair is open to service providers and families of individuals with disabilities of all ages.

Rodef Shalom Congregation

Join us!
Friday, April 27
Registration -- 8:00am
Conference -- 9:00am - 2:00pm

Registration now open!
Click HERE.

Plan to join us for a Special Needs Conference and resource fair. Workshops on employment, advocacy, inclusion in the Jewish faith community and sibling relationships will be offered.

Keynote Address -- Everybody Matters: Enhancing the Quality of Life for Families by Laura Marshak PhD, author of "Married with Special-Needs Children(funded by the Herbert G. Feldman Jewish Inclusion Project)

Event partners include:
For a flyer with complete event information including breakout sessions, click HERE

To Register Online, click HERE.

To Register by Mail:

Send your name, address, email, and your morning and afternoon breakout session selections, along with a check for $15 made out to "Jewish Residential Services", to:
Jewish Residential Services
4905 Fifth Avenue, Suite 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

To learn more:

Contact Linda Marino 
at 412-904-5945 or

Spring/Summer Edition of Connections

The Spring/Summer edition of Connections is now available! Read it here.

This edition focuses on the upcoming Special Needs Conference and Resource Fair taking place at the end of this month, as well as an article on this year's recipients of the AJL Special Needs Service Award. The issue will also highlight resources for people with behavioral health issues, including the Howard Levin Clubhouse and the new Quest Therapeutic Camp program coming to Pittsburgh this summer.