Resources

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The following are some examples of organizations that offer additional information and resources for parents of individuals with disabilities.

The Arc of the District of Columbia

The Arc of DC advocates for the rights and full community participation of all people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Together with our network of members, we improve systems of supports and services, connect families, inspire communication and influence public policy. Click here to visit their page.

Arc of Montgomery County

The Arc Montgomery County is one of the largest and oldest non-profit organizations in Maryland and serves individuals, families and employers affected by intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). Since 1958, The Arc has been the leading provider of life-long educational, residential, vocational, and support programs and resources. Through partnerships with government, businesses, schools and other non-profit organizations, The Arc takes pride in providing award-winning services and advocacy that builds and strengthens the entire community. Click here to visit their page.

Arc of Maryland

With approximately 7,000 members throughout Maryland, The Arc Maryland is the largest and strongest statewide advocacy organization advocating on behalf of and with persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families in Maryland. Our membership includes people with developmental disabilities, parents and other family members, educators, professionals, and interested persons from the general public. Click here to visit their page.

The Arc of the District of Columbia

The Arc of DC advocates for the rights and full community participation of all people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Together with our network of members, we improve systems of supports and services, connect families, inspire communication and influence public policy. Click here to visit their page.

Autism Speaks

At Autism Speaks, they are dedicated to funding global biomedical research into the causes, prevention, treatments, and cure for autism; to raising public awareness about autism and its effects on individuals, families, and society; and to bringing hope to all who deal with the hardships of this disorder. Click here to visit their page.

The National Down Syndrome Congress

The purpose of the NDSC is to promote the interests of people with Down syndrome and their families through advocacy, public awareness, and information. Click here to visit their page.

Jan
24
Mon
5:00 pm ALL – Virtual Cooking Class @ Zoom
ALL – Virtual Cooking Class @ Zoom
Jan 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
ALL ARE WELCOME!     Click —> https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87485651584?pwd=UVVTcWhlemR4ME9IR0ZaQnhSY05Pdz09   
Jan
25
Tue
4:30 pm B/DC – Virtual Weekly Check In ... @ Zoom
B/DC – Virtual Weekly Check In ... @ Zoom
Jan 25 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
(Attendance is highly recommended). Activity:  Nutrition – “Fun with Fiber” Click –>https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84991194633?pwd=MlU3cUdMZzQ5M1F0MTFYWWJsSTdhQT09   
6:00 pm ALL Virtual Current Events @ Zoom
ALL Virtual Current Events @ Zoom
Jan 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
All POD – Hosted by Janet (All are welcome!) Click–>https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83728366128?pwd=eHVUSDBtTkRpNEk3NXg0bStlOXlQdz09   
Jan
26
Wed
4:00 pm ALL – Virtual Tour of the Sea @ Zoom
ALL – Virtual Tour of the Sea @ Zoom
Jan 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
(All are welcome to attend) Click —> https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89980507910?pwd=Q1JEZk45ZS9CZ25Ic2Jma3RkdWRiZz09     
Jan
28
Fri
6:00 pm ALL – Virtual Game Night @ Zoom
ALL – Virtual Game Night @ Zoom
Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Activity:  Group Choice   (All are welcome to attend). Click–>https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82508397057?pwd=U1oxRHV6SGNaRi9TUkkxcUJSY3M5dz09       
Jan
29
Sat
5:00 pm ALL All-Pod Talent Show @ Zoom
ALL All-Pod Talent Show @ Zoom
Jan 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(All are welcome to attend).  Activity:  Show off your talent with friends!  Click–>https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82508397057?pwd=U1oxRHV6SGNaRi9TUkkxcUJSY3M5dz09 

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