June Peer Support Events

Men's Group     he/him/his  | they/them/their
In Person Meeting, Monday, June 6, 11:00 to 12:00 noon EST
Zoom Meeting, Friday, June 17, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. EST

This group is for men in our community seeking support, an opportunity to gain 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.

 

SPIRIT Club 
Zoom Meetings, Wednesdays, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. EST

Are you looking for an opportunity to move your body? Have you lost access to exercise programs and gyms due to COVID-19, or are you just looking for a fun group of people to find the motivation? Virtually join US for this free program that will provide you with experienced, certified instructors guiding you through exercise moves that are accessible and challenging for all.

 

Adult Peer Advocacy Group
Zoom Meeting, Thursday, June 2, 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!

  

Job Club | Employment Series Two
Zoom Meetings, Mondays, May 9-June 13, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. EST

Job Club Employment Series Two explores employment skills and broadens abilities to prepare for employment. Topics and activities covered in this series include an overview of Employment Series One, Assessments, Freelance work, Resume/Cover Letter and Social Security Benefit Planning.

 

Job Club | Employment Series One
Zoom Meetings, Mondays, June 20-July 25, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. EST

Job Club Employment Series One explores options to prepare for employment. Topics and activities covered in the series include Virtual Job Shadow, Job Search, Accommodations and Disclosure, Understanding Employment Skills, Interviews and Applications.

 

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.