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September 2015

Snack Chat (Emergency Preparedness)
When: September 2
Time: 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Where: Archway Commons, 2707 Rauschenbach Ave., St. Louis, MO 63106
More information: Snack chats introduce facility residents to Paraquad programs and services. Open to residents of host facility only.

Missouri Guardianship Law Proposed Changes
When: September 3
Time: 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Where: Developmental Disabilities Resource Board, 1025 Country Club Rd., St Charles, MO 63303
More information: MO-­WINGS (Missouri’s Working Interdisciplinary Network of Guardianship Stakeholders) has been meeting for several years to review and propose revisions to Missouri’s Guardianship and Conservatorship law. Join the group for a presentation to discuss the proposed changes, learn more about the process, discuss next steps and provide input. The latest draft of MO-WINGS work is available at www.mo­wings.org.

Snack Chat (Emergency Preparedness)
When: September 8
Time: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Where: Aboussie Pavilions (Bevo), 4635 Ridgewood Ave., St. Louis, MO 63116
More information: Snack chats introduce facility residents to Paraquad programs and services. Open to residents of host facility only.

Snack Chat (Emergency Preparedness)
When: September 8
Time: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Where: Aboussie Pavilions (Bavarian), 4627 Ridgewood Ave., St. Louis, MO 63116
More information: Snack chats introduce facility residents to Paraquad programs and services. Open to residents of host facility only.

Achieving the American Dream: Explore the Possibilities
When: September 12
Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where: Courtyard Marriott, 3301 Lemone Industrial Blvd., Columbia, MO 65201
More information: Family members, self-advocates and professionals, please be our guest for an interactive, hands-on workshop as we explore strategies on how we can build a better financial future for ourselves and for individuals we support. Spend the day learning about key strategies to help us become financially fit. Often times, individuals with disabilities and their supports are not familiar with strategies they can access to help them achieve their financial goal. This workshop will provide you with tools and resources that can assist you in achieving your American Dream. During the workshop we will discuss five key strategies: Social Security benefits and work supports, employment, free tax preparation, financial education and asset development. Join us to learn about the possibilities that are available! There is no charge to attend but participation is limited to the first 100 people to register. Call today to reserve your spot! Lunch is provided. Mileage reimbursement available for low-income family members and self-advocates. For more information and to register please call 800-500-7878.

Snack Chat (Emergency Preparedness)
When: September 15
Time: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Where: Parkview Place Apartments, 701 Westgate Ave., St. Louis, MO 63130
More information: Snack chats introduce facility residents to Paraquad programs and services. Open to residents of host facility only.

Snack Chat (Emergency Preparedness)
When: September 16
Time: 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Where: Arlington Grove Apartments, 5547 Dr. Martin Luther King Dr., St. Louis, MO 63112
More information: Snack chats introduce facility residents to Paraquad programs and services. Open to residents of host facility only.

2015 Accessible Ramp Building Project
When: September 23
Time: TBD
Where: Various locations
More information: TBD

Snack Chat (Emergency Preparedness)
When: September 24
Time: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Where: Cahill House Apartments, 1919 O’Fallon St., St. Louis, MO 63106
More information: Snack chats introduce facility residents to Paraquad programs and services. Open to residents of host facility only.

October 2015

Paraquad Ability Fair
When: October 17
Time: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: St. Elizabeth of Hungary, 1420 S. Sappington Rd., St. Louis, MO 63126

November 2015

2015 Shine the Light Awards
When: November 4
Time: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Where: The Ritz-Carlton, 100 Carondelet Plz., St. Louis, MO 63105
More information: TBD

December 2015

No events scheduled.