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Getting My Own Address news -November 2013
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Community Events
  
Counseling at Support
OUCARES is offering free counseling for parents and caregivers
December 4
5:30-7:30 p.m.
250 Pawley Hall on the campus of Oakland University
248-370-2424
  
Disney Junior Live on Tour
  
November 18
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Genesee ISD
Davis Educational Center
conference room ABCD
2413 West Maple Avenue
Flint, MI
810-591-4400
  
  "Person Centered Planning: The Plan for Adult Life." 
December 3
To register
 or call 248-209-2500 or 888- 263-3867
  

 

 

  
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Greetings!  
 
Welcome to the November issue of the Getting My Own Address e-newsletter! Each e-newsletter will bring you information and resources related to exploring, learning about, and creating successful long-term housing plans for individuals with disabilities, no matter what level or type of support they require to move into their own home.  This is for you - so please let us know if there is something you want to know more about!  GMOA@chninc.net
12th Annual Camp and Resource Fair

 

Friends of Different Learners is pleased to sponsor the 12th Annual Camp and Resource Fair

January 23, 2014, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. 

Located at Groves High School

20500 West Thirteen Mile Road, Beverly Hills, MI 48025

 

An information vehicle servicing families seeking camps, therapies, recreational activities, healthcare services, and educational services that support children with special needs in both self-contained and inclusion environments as well as summer and year round programs.

 

Go to www.friendsofdifferentlearners.org  for more information.

GMOA presentations and community involvement

Nothing scheduled for the rest of 2013

November GMOA Support Groups

 

Milford Meeting

Thursday, November 14, 2013

6-8 p.m.

Milford High School

Conference room 408

2380 N. Milford Road, Milford

Topic:  Roommates: "Ask the Housing Specialist" - Roommates 101

Group will discuss...

  • How to find roommates and the transition process
  • How to find and maintain a good roommate
  • Please bring contact information on clubs, groups recreation and social activities to share with the group
  • PowerPoint presentation provided

 Future scheduled Milford meetings

  • December 12: Social Security and Work Incentives presented by Paul Landry from United Cerebral Palsy of Metro Detroit
  • January 9
  • February 13

Troy Meeting 

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

6-8 p.m.

Community Housing Network Inc.

570 Kirts Blvd., Suite 231, Troy

Topic:  Roommates: "Ask the Housing Specialist" - Roommates 101

Group will discuss...

  • How to find roommates and the transition process.
  • How to find and maintain a good roommate.  
  • Please bring contact information on clubs, groups, recreation and social activities to share with the group
  • PowerPoint presentation provided.

Future scheduled Troy meetings

(Please note: John Williams presentation is rescheduled for January)

  • No December Meeting
  • January 21: "Ask the Direct Care Provider", John Williams, executive  director from Progressive Lifestyles, Inc.
  • February 18

 

 

  With support from:
OCCMHA

Community Housing Network | 248-928-0111 | jkorte@chninc.net | http://www.communityhousingnetwork.org
570 Kirts Boulevard, Suite 231
Troy, MI 48084

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