Michigan Family Voices offers collaborative learning opportunities in local communities through the state. You can download flyers which provide details and REGISTER for each opportunity online.
Who Should Attend Michigan Family Voices Collaborative Learning Opportunities? Individuals and family members of young children, teen and young adults with specials needs/disabilities (including: youth guardians: adoptive, biological, foster and step-parents, domestic partners who co-parent, grandparents, siblings, aunts/uncles, nieces/nephews, cousins, neighbors, communities, religious leaders and any other person the individual defines as a family member), organizations and service providers who work with families of young children, teen, young adults, and individuals with disabilities.
We encourage individuals and families to invite people who provide support and services to you and your family. Providers are encouraged to invite individuals and families you support and serve. Forming partnerships between people served and those providing services is crucial in building collaboration and partnering in decision-making at all levels with individuals and families of children and youth with special needs and/or disabilities.
Collaborative Learning Opportunities
Helping Families Tell Their Stories
November 20, 2018
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Trinity Lutheran Church
3701 Jefferson Avenue
Midland, MI 48640
Register at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/L2JQKH3
November 21, 2018
1:00 pm – 3 pm
Disability Network of West Michigan
3600 Camelot Drive SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Register at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XMHTRBH
November 28, 2018
6pm to 8pm
The Arc Livingston
2980 Dorr Road
Brighton, MI 48116
Register at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DZ6KWXL
Understanding My Mental Health and Medicaid Rights
January 28, 2019
10 am – 1:00 pm
St. Clair County Administration Bldg.
Conference Room A
200 Grand River
Port Huron, Mi 48060
Register at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DG5BXSX