Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Michigan Alliance for Families Upcoming Workshops for Parents/Caregivers

The Michigan Alliance for Families has several upcoming workshops for families.  Check out the website below for more information on topic, location and times.


Thursday, October 26, 2017

Guardianship And Planning a More Secure Future: The ARC of Oakland County

Tom Kendziorski, ESQ and Executive Director of the ARC of Oakland County will be presenting on Nov. 15th from 6:30 to 8pm at the Royal Oak Campus of Oakland Schools Tech Campus.  Please see information and RSVP contact on the attached flyer:   https://www.smore.com/qf0y6

Friday, October 13, 2017

Getting My Own Address - Final Presentation

Presenter: Linda Ronan Brown, Getting My Own Address
program co-founder and coordinator, and mother of two
sons living in their own house with a roommate and support.

Presentation Topic: An introduction to the housingplanning
process for people with disabilities including:
 Making housing goals using the Person-Centered
Planning process and Self-Determination principles
 Creating a housing budget, including private and public
funding sources
 Deciding the appropriate level of direct care and other
 Options for affordable housing through renting or buying
 Finding a roommate to share housing costs and

Date and time:
 Monday, October 23, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Location: Community Housing Network, 570 Kirts Blvd.,
Suite 231, Troy, MI 48084
Cost: $30/person.
Pre-registration is required 48 hours (two days) prior to
the presentation at https://communityhousingnetwork.org/
Note: Seating is limited. We reserve the right to cancel and
reschedule the presentation if registrations fail to meet the minimum
participation level. Refunds will be offered only for cancellations
received more than 24 hours in advance of the presentation.
Questions? Contact Linda Ronan Brown at 248-269-1346
or LBrown@chninc.net