Services for People with Disabilities
Family Circle Newsletter  
a program of JF&CS sponsored by the H.A.L.O. Foundation
Whether you are looking for something educational or fun, this issue of The Family Circle Newsletter offers families and their children with special needs the opportunity to explore wonderful events in Greater Boston. From campfires to workshops, there is something for everyone!
March 2014 Issue
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Special Needs Dance Program  


Elite Dance Academy in Foxboro is offering a dance program for youth, teens, and adults with special needs. This six week program runs on Sundays from April 6 through May 8 and is open to both boys and girls. Come out to learn some popular dances while getting exercise with new friends! For more information or to register, contact Margaret.  

Family Campfire     

The Arc of Norfolk is kicking off spring with a family campfire! On April 11 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., the Hale Reservation will be hosting a night of campfires, s'mores, songs, and more. Relax by the fire while socializing with other families. Learn more and register for this event today. 
Perkins Annual Early Connections Conference

Perkins School for the Blind will be holding their 31st Annual Early Connections Conference. This conference offers parents of children with visual impairments to meet with the professionals at Perkins to discuss the programs and resources available. If you are interested in joining them on May 5, visit their website for more information.
AAC Language and Conversations

Join Dr. Caroline Musselwhite on April 26 as she explores language and conversation during this fun and interactive workshop. She will be sharing strategies to enhance interactions and conversations among our special needs population and will provide you with resources and tips that will allow you to continue using these strategies. Register today!
Cotting Open Houses and Information Sessions

The Cotting School is hosting open houses and information sessions on April 3 or May 1. Join as they guide you through their options for school programs, transition programs, and summer camps. Visit their website for more details.

Easter Seals
Easter Seals Massachusetts provides an array of activities and events that ensure your child will have many opportunities to work, play, and meet new people. Check out their calendar today!

Special Needs Events Calendar    
The Special Needs Financial Planning Newsletter provides families with information about upcoming events and workshops in Greater Boston from educational resources to fun activities for the family. This is a great resource for all families and providers. 
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To make a suggestion or for more information, contact Caitlin Bohara at [email protected] or 781-647-JFCS (5327).

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