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Please share your thoughts and ideas about issues and barriers affecting people with disabilities and what steps DisAbililty Partners can take to challenge those issues!
Help us with goals to acheive for 2017 – 2020
A chate session is scheduled:
Monday, March 20 at 2:00pm
Disability Partners Office – Asheville Office
If you cannot attend, we will have other options available for you. Call us for more information.
LET US HEAR YOUR VOICE1
Light refreshments will be served.
108 New Leicester Highway – 828-298-1977
Wow! Here is a shout out to VAE Raleigh!
COME TOUR TACTILE!
For the month of May, VAE Raleigh presents TACTILE, an exhibition filled with 23 multisensory works of art that can be touched, smelled, heard, and even tasted! One of the main goals of TACTILE is to further VAE’s focus on including people with disabilities in our programming. To that end we would like to invite you to join us for a touch tour this Saturday, May 21.
We are providing a few different accommodations for the tours:
11am – Open Exhibition Tour
1pm – Audio Described Tour
3pm – ASL Interpreted Tour
RSVP for a tour by emailing email@example.com or calling 919.256.6856
Can’t make those times? Still want to experience a tour of the exhibit? That’s AWESOME! Want to request an accommodation for that tour? We are happy to accommodate, including scheduling tours outside of our regular business hours. Contact Brandon: firstname.lastname@example.org or 919.256.6856 to set up a time to take a tour before the exhibit closes on May 26.
VAE is open to the public for gallery visitors during the week, on Saturdays and for the First Friday Gallery Walk.
309 W. Martin Street
Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
There is on-street parking near the gallery. Check out a complete list of downtown parking decks.
Wednesday – Friday 11am – 6pm
Saturday, 11am – 4pm
First Friday hours: 6-10pm
Don’t miss this week long youth forum, open to youth with disabilities age 15 – 28. It’s an intensive week of learning and having fun at NC State Campus!
June 13 – June 17
Check out their website and apply! The deadline for applications has been extended to March 31.
North Carolina Youth Leadership Forum
4 ALL STATEWIDE SERVICE DAY: A WORLD OF CHANGE IN ONE DAY
March 4 7am – 7pm
As a community service to all North Carolinians, North Carolina lawyers are volunteering their time to provide FREE LEGAL INFORMATION on Friday March 4, 2016. a public service of the North Carolina Bar Association Foundation
Asheville/Western area – 800.289.0013
Charlotte area – 866.616.4255
Greensboro/Triad – 877.391.6179
Raleigh – 919.744.3861
Greenville/Eastern – 888.616.0614
Budgeting Workshop presented by disAbility Resource Center
Budgeting 101 Special Guest: Mike Young
Wednesday, March 23, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
this workshop is a great starting point for anyone who feels overwhelmed by all the bills and paperwork standing between them and financial freedom. We will teach you where to start, how to organize your spending, and what things you should prioritize when building your perfect budget.
We will cover the following:
- What is a budget and why do I need to do one?
- How can I manage my bills?
- Why do I need to prioritize my spending?
- I do not have enough money; how an I get more?
- What does it mean to track my expenses?
RSVP: by March 7th by calling 910-815-6618
“accomodations are available upon advance request”
LOCATION: 140 C Cinema Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403
A FREE EVENT!
disAbility Resource Center and the NC ADA Network Project presents:
An ADA Class for Self-Advocates
Friday, February 26th at 9:30am to Noon
at NE Library (Mayfair) – Pine Room
the goal of this calss is to assist participants in understanding the Ameican with Disabilities Ace (ADA). Participants will learn about the structure and titles of the Americans with Disaiblity Ace as well as recent changes in the regulations. Participants will also learn how to access advocacy resources and advocate for themselves effectively in the job market, at school and in their home community.
A question and answer period will be included.
Trainer: Karen Hamilton, NC ADA Network
R.S.V.P./Register by February 18th!
If accommodations are necessary please contact us no later than February 18th. Call 910-815-6618