May Peer Support Events

Men's Group     he/him/his  | they/them/their
Zoom Meetings, Mondays, May 2 to May 23, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. EST

Disability Network invites you to virtually join us on Mondays, May 2 to May 23, at 10:00 a.m. EST for our Men's Group. This group is for men in our community seeking support, an opportunity to learn 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.

 

Adult Peer Advocacy Group
Zoom Meeting, Thursday, May 5, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. EST

Disability Network invites you to virtually join us for our online Adult Peer Advocacy Group Zoom Meeting on Thursday, May  5, at 2:00 p.m. EST. Learn how to advocate for your needs and the needs of others. Learn leadership skills. Voice what is important to you!  

 

Parent Network
Zoom Meeting, Tuesday, May 17, 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. 

  

Thursday Virtual Accessible Gaming Social Group
Online, Thursdays, May 5 to May 26, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. EST

Disability Network is excited to share a virtual social group celebrating all types of online games. This group meets online from 2:30 pm to 5:30 p.m. EST on Thursdays. Currently, the Virtual Gaming Social Group is hoping to play any and every game that people enjoy. From board games like Carcassonne and Saboteur to free cross-platform games like Among Us, Brawlhalla, Fortnite, Rocket League and Dauntless, we like to try out a wide variety of games. This is a three hour group moderated by Disability Network staff. Visit online at disabilitynetwork.org/events/ for current virtual gaming group event descriptions and registration details.

 

Saturday Virtual Accessible Gaming Social Group
Online, Saturdays, May 7 to May 28, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. EST

Visit online at disabilitynetwork.org for event registration details. Disability Network is excited to share a virtual social group celebrating all types of online games. This group meets on Saturdays from 1:00 to to 4:00 p.m. EST. Currently, the gaming group is hoping to play any and every game that people enjoy. From board games like Carcassonne and Saboteur to free cross-platform games like Among Us, Brawlhalla, Fortnite, Rocket League and Dauntless. This is a three hour group moderated by Disability Network staff. 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.