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Monthly Archives: April, 2017

IGNITE YOUTH TRANSITION PROGRAM

WHAT IS THE IGNITE PROGRAM?

Ignite is a program directed toward identifying and empowering youth with disabilities who may encounter challenges transitiong into adulthood after school. The program staff fosters a commitment to young people that will promote independence through self-determination, self-advocacy, strong interpersonal skills, and a hope for the future. Check out our staff and just a few of the students that have participated in this amazing first year!

EDUCATION WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

MONTHLY COMMUNITY EDUCATION WORKSHOPS SCHEDULE

Real Life Information for Community Members

We welcome those with disabilities, their families and friends to join us for our ongoing series of workshops presented by community partners and local area experts.

WHERE:  ALL WORKSHOPS will be held at the MiWORKS office located at 316 Morris Avenue, Muskegon MI

 

April 25, 2017                                                        

HOUSING: Get answers to your housing questions including what is the HARA, Sect. 8 and your rights as a tenant.

1:00 – 3:00PM

June 27, 2017                                                         

TRANSPORTATION: Let’s get mobile! Learn about the transportation options in Muskegon, including medical need.

1:00 – 3:00PM

August, 29, 2017                                                   

IEP: (Individualized Education Plan) Learn how to get the most out of your child’s IEP this school year.

1:00 – 3:00PM

September 26, 2017                                            

HEALTHCARE: Discuss open enrollment and the healthcare options available to you and your family.

1:00 – 3:00PM

October 31, 2017                                                  

UTILITIES: Strategies to prepare for the upcoming cold weather season.

1:00 – 3:00PM

December 19, 2017                                             

CONSUMER HOLIDAY PARTY: Join us for a holiday party to celebrate YOU, our consumers and community members!

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THESE WORKSHOPS

CALL DISABILITY NETWORK WEST MICHIGAN: 231-332-4033

FRIDAY, APRIL 7TH SERVER UPGRADE

Please Note:
Our office will be unable to respond to email on Friday April 7th, 2017 due to an upgrade to our server. We will respond as soon as we are able.