April Peer Support Events

Men's Group     he/him/his  | they/them/their
Zoom Meetings, Mondays, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. EST

This group is for men in our community seeking support, an opportunity to gain experience new skills and a chance to connect with other men with disabilities. We will work on managing stress, frustrations and issues they may be experiencing around social distancing.

 

Job Club | Introduction to Pre-Employment Series 
Zoom Meetings, Mondays, April 4 to May 2, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. EST

Topics and activities covered in this series include Virtual Job Shadow, Job Search, Accommodations and Disclosure, Understanding Employment Skills, Interviews and Applications. It is preferred that participants commit to attending the entire series. Space is limited to nine participants.

 

Parent Network
Zoom Meeting, Tuesday, April 19, 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. EST

Disability Network invites you to virtually join us for our Parent Network meeting. This is not a face-to-face meeting, but a virtual meeting that can be done via the computer or by phoning in. Register and join us for sharing, support and networking. 

 

Adult Peer Advocacy Group
Zoom Meeting, Thursday, April 7, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. EST

Adults learn how to advocate for your needs and the needs of others. Learn leadership skills. Voice what is important to you!

 

Quarantine Cooking Baking Series | Quick Breads and Desserts
Zoom Meetings, Thursdays, April 7 and 14, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. EST

During this virtual baking series, Disability Network staff will demonstrate how to bake using different adaptive equipment in the kitchen, making baking accessible for all. It is preferred that participants commit to attending the entire series. Space is limited to eight participants.

 

Virtual Accessible Gaming Social Group

Disability Network is excited to share the Virtual Accessible Gaming Social Group as a way for people with disabilities to connect online and play together. Visit online at disabilitynetwork.org/events/ for current virtual gaming group event descriptions and registration details.

 

Let’s Connect

Disability Network Northern Michigan supports a community of people with disabilities and their families. We have the tools to support you during this challenging time. Please visit disabilitynetwork.org for up-to-date information on our community’s response to COVID-19 and our weekly virtual online events.