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November 2019

2019 Transition Conference: Charting the LifeCourse during the Transition Years

November 16 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hogan Center at Holy Cross College, 1 College Street
Worcester, MA 01610 United States
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This full day conference will feature the Charting the LifeCourse Frameworks and Tools from the Institute for Human Development at the University of Missouri at Kansas City. Co-founder and parent Jane St. John will lead us through the frameworks and tools to use in transition planning. The conference will also welcome families of teens and adults ages 12-26.

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Webinar: Relationships at Work: Creating Connections to Ensure Success

November 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Participants will gain a better understanding of how to support relationships between people with disabilities and their coworkers. In this webinar, specific strategies for job coaches and job developers will be discussed. Person-centered-planning and the importance of vocational assessments will also be explored. Learn how to support workplace friendships that develop over time and may flourish outside of the workplace. Presented by Phoebe Goodman, The Arc of Massachusetts. Register    Phoebe has worked in disability services for more than 15…

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Waltham: Pressing Issues Facing Individuals With I/DD, Their Families, And Service Providers

November 21 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
The Arc of Massachusetts, 217 South Street
Waltham, MA 02453 United States
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Free

Join Leo Sarkissian, Executive Director of The Arc of Massachusetts, for a conversation about pressing issues facing people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and the family members and human service agencies who assist them. Leo will discuss the future direction of human services in light of the workforce shortage crisis; advocacy priorities; the state budget; and the importance of social inclusion. Learn what you can do to be an effective advocate so you can have an impact on the lives…

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December 2019

December 2019 Government Affairs Committee Meeting

December 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
The Arc of Massachusetts, 217 South Street
Waltham, MA 02453 United States
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The committee meets privately on the first Monday of the month, 10:00AM - 11:30AM. Each chapter of The Arc should send a representative. Encourage human service agencies, other organizations and individuals to participate. All interested individuals: Please contact Charlie Fiske for more information.

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Webinar: Building Our Community Networks: Developing Relationships Outside of Services

December 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

A discussion on practical strategies to be implemented in facilitating connections and friendships in people's local communities. Presented by Meg Gaydos, The Arc of Massachusetts. Register    Meg Gaydos is a Pathways to Friendship Facilitator for The Arc of Massachusetts where she works with provider agencies in supporting individuals to develop true friendships in their communities. She has been a strong advocate for people with disabilities throughout her thirty-plus year career in Illinois, Colorado and Massachusetts. For the past twelve…

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March 2020

The Arc of Massachusetts 65th Anniversary Celebration

March 26, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Boston Marriott Newton, 2345 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton, MA 02466 United States
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$250
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