Author Archives: Bethany Young

Area Events

Thursday, 11/9 – Legal Presentation on Special Needs Law at Springfield JCC, 6:30pm. Call 413-739-4715 to register. *Free event Friday, 11/17 – The Support Network for Children’s Emotional Health presents Hypnosis. RSVP to jlamberg@wmtcinfo.org. Speaker will be at Mason Square’s Medical Center (11 Wilbraham Road, Springfield) 12:30-2pm Saturday, 12/2 – Sensitive Santa event at Jericho […]

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Don’t Miss Out – November 9th – Legal Presentation

Accessing Benefits and Protecting Assets for Families with Special Needs.   No matter how old your loved one is, it’s never too early, or too late, to start planning for your families future. Please join Christopher Sharry, Esq. of Sharry Law Office (Worcester, MA) for a complimentary educational event. Topics covered will include: Traditional Retirement […]

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Area Events

October 18th: Transition Resource Fair at Northampton High School, from 5-8pm.   October 18th: Halloween Dance by Jericho at the Knights on Memorial Drive in Chicopee from 6:30-8:30pm. $3 per person.   October 20th: Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR): Psychotherapy that helps reprocess trauma. Location: 11 Wilbraham Road, Springfield, MA.  Time: 12:30-2pm RSVP to […]

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Dance Classes for All Abilities

Ohana School of Performing Arts 470 Newton Street South Hadley, MA   Tuesdays @ 4:15-5pm 413-539-9996

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Area Events

June 27th – Autism Connections; Summer Fun at McCray’s Farm June 28th – Autism Connections; Bowling – Shelburne Falls Bowling Alley June 29th – Autism Connections; Sensory Friendly Showing – Rave Cinemas

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May 10th: Guardianship Alternatives

Guardianship and Alternatives: What do you need to know? Professional Panelists will provide information about guardianships, including the process, various types of guardianships and considerations for your family. Panelists will also discuss alternatives to guardianship for your loved one. Hyman Darling – Attorney at Bacon and Wilson in Springfield, MA Maureen Lemke- Magistrate at Hampden […]

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May 7th: Calling ALL Dog Lovers

Join us on Sunday, May 7th for an exciting event surrounding service and therapy dogs. Author, Melissa Fay Greene, will be giving an interactive presentation on the power of unconditional love especially between an individual with challenges and their dog. This is a free, family friendly event that we can’t wait to see you at! […]

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Area Events + Workshops

Apple Holyoke; contact holyoke@apple.com  Watch this video for more information. Being held in April. April 21 + 22 – Housing 101 & Section 8 Housing Clinic. Friday, April 21, 6-8pm and Saturday, April 22, 9-5pm. Email Donna at donna.kushi@pathlightgroup.org for information. Monday, May 4 – Empowering Students and Families: Positive Youth Development and Social Justice Practices. The […]

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Area Events!

February 1st – Valentines Dance, Jericho February 1st – AANE Pizza & Games night (18+), 6-8pm in East Longmeadow, Click here for info February 2nd – Reading Group, 7-8:30 at JCC (see homepage for details). February 4th – Communicare Ice-cream Social, Jericho February 5th – Best Buddies, JCC, at Shaker Bowl in East Longmeadow February […]

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Area Advocacy + Events

Saturday, December 3rd Sensitive Santa Photos at Jericho (in Holyoke) Click here for more info   Tuesday, December 6th The Support Network – Group & Discussion 11:30-12:45pm, RSVP to Jan Lamberg at 413-387-7161 or jlamberg@wmtcinfo.org Support Group is held at 750 Cooper Street, Agawam 01001   Wednesday, December 7th AANE (Aspergers Autism Network) Greater Springfield […]

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