UPCOMING EVENTS

ALL EVENTS LISTED are FREE - Anyone may Attend!

 

March 29  Medicaid Waivers Explained 
               Host:  Hanover Co. Public Schools' Parent Resource Center ICYMI: open to the public
               Presenter: The Arc of Virginia 

 

AUGUST 2022  - MARK YOUR CALENDAR 

Aug. 1-3 The Arc of Virginia State Convention - details in May 2022 

 

More to come!!  Check back Frequently 

 

 


JANUARY 2022

January 3,  5 and 13 Calling Adult Self-Advocates  -  Tell US How to Make Information Easier to Understand

January 5, 2022   Virginia Public Budget Hearing
                                      Host:  Virginia General Assembly  

DECEMBER 2021 

Dec. 1 Chair Yoga
                Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William 

Dec. 1 Transition from School to Adult Services
                Host: The Arc of Northern VA

Dec. 3  Parents - Learn the Signs.  Act Early.

Dec. 7 Mommas and Poppas Connection support for families of children Birth-5 years 
                
Host:  New Path, The Arc of VA

Dec. 10 Social Security – Application and Appeal Process for SSI & SSDI
                  HOST: 
The Arc of Northern VA

Dec. 8   Chair Yoga
                  Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William

Dec. 10  Navigating Special Education During COVID
                   Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William

Dec. 13 Let's Talk about Sex - for Parents of Virginia's Youth with Disabilities
                    HOST:
PEATC

Dec. 14 Mommas and Poppas Connection support for families of children Birth-5 years 
                   Host:  New Path, The Arc of VA

Dec. 15 Transition from School to Adult Services
                   Host: The Arc of Northern VA

Dec. 16  Chair Yoga
                   Host:  The Arc of Greater Prince William

Dec. 21  Trust Talk Tuesday
                     Host: The Arc of NOVA

Dec. 21 Mommas and Poppas Connection support for families of children Birth-5 years
                    
Host:  New Path, The Arc of VA

 Dec. 29 Transition from School to Adult Services
                     Host:
The Arc of Northern VA

November, 2021

Nov. 3  Chair Yoga
                   Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William 

Nov. 3  Transition from School to Adult Services

                    Host:  The Arc of Northern VA

Nov. 1, 3 & 4 Financial & Estate Planning, Supported Decision-Making,  
                      and Guardianship           
                          Host:  The Arc of the New River Valley

Nov. 5  Parents - Do you Know About Family Support Partners?
                   Host: New Path The Arc of Virginia  Facebook Live:
                            www.facebook.com/newpathEI  

Nov. 4-23  Financial Planning, Trusts, Placing Real Estate in Trusts     
                       Host:  The Arc of Northern VA         

Nov. 6 Circle of Support Conference
                   Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William

Nov. 8  Basics of Medicaid Waivers
                    Host: The Arc of Northern VA

Nov. 10  Chair Yoga
                   Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William

Nov. 10  Basics of Supported Decision Making
                    Host: The Arc of Northern VA

Nov. 12  Parents - Learn the Signs - Act Early 

 

Nov. 1Virtual Legislative Rally
             Host:  The Arc of Virginia


Nov. 17  Chair Yoga
                   Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William

 

Nov. 17 Parents Your Voice Matters - Collaborating with your child's school
                 Host:  PEATC 

 

Nov. 17 Transition from School to Adult Services
                  Host: The Arc of Northern VA


Nov. 18 What Can REACH (Crisis) Do For You
                   Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William and PW Co. Public Schools

Nov. 30 & Dec. 6  Sexual Health and Wellness Virtual Sessions for Youth With Disabilities
                                   Host:
PEATC          

Nov. 30  Mommas and Poppas Connection support for families of children Birth-5 years 
                       Host: New Path, The Arc of VA
October 2021 
Oct. 1 Helping Kids Manage their Anger
          Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William
Oct. 4** Meet the House of Delegates Candidates for Districts 37, 41, 42 and 67
                  Host: The Arc of Northern VA and Autism Society Northern VA
Oct. 5  Mommas and Poppas Connection - Families of Children 0- 5 years
                   Host: New Path, The Arc of Virginia
 
Oct. 5  #FreeBritney: Lessons for People with IDD and Their Families
                     Host:  The Arc US
Oct. 6** Meet the House of Delegates for Districts 25,57,58
                     Host: The Arc of the Piedmont
Oct. 6  Chair Yoga
                  Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William
Oct. 6  Cree que su hijo es objeto de acoso escolar?
                   Host: PEATC 
Oct. 7** Meet the House of Delegates Candidate for Districts 47, 48, and 49
                    Hosts: The Arc of Northern VA and Autism Society Northern VA

Oct. 10 Transition University for School Age to Adulthood
                     Host:  PEATC

Oct. 11** Meet the House of Delegates Candidates for Districts 20, 24, 25 & 26 
                                      Hosts: The Arcs of Augusta and Harrisonburg & Rockingham   

Oct. 12  Mommas and Poppas Connection - Families of Children 0- 5 years
                   Host: New Path, The Arc of Virginia


Oct. 12** Meet the Candidates for the House of Delegates for Districts 55 & 97 

                     Host: The Arc of Hanover

Oct. 13  Anatomy of an IEP                    
                    HOST:  PEATC and NAACP-Henrico

Oct. 15  Parents Need to Know: The VA Preschool Initiative LIVE on Facebook: New Path
                    Host: New Path, The Arc of Virginia

Oct. 15 Parents - Learn the Signs.  Act Early. 


Oct. 15  Understanding the Dynamics of Cyber-Bullying and Our Youth 
                       Host:  PEATC 

Oct. 17  ESTE TALLER ES EN PERSONA Y NO VIRTUAL

                       Host:  PEATC

Oct. 18 Mommas and Poppas Connection - Families of Children 0- 5 years
                      Host: New Path, The Arc of Virginia

Oct. 20  Chair Yoga
                    Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William


Oct 20  Keys to Special Education 
                      Host: PEATC

Oct 21  Successful Transition Planning and the IEP
                    Host: PEATC


Oct. 22  Understanding ABLE Accounts and ABLE NOW
                     Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William

Oct. 23 Practice Police Interactions
                  Host: The Arc of Northern VA  IN PERSON EVENT

Oct. 26  Trust Talk Tuesday
                     Host: The Arc of Northern VA

Oct. 27  Chair Yoga
                    Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William


Oct. 26  Trust Talk Tuesday
                     Host: The Arc of Northern VA

Oct. 27  Chair Yoga
                    Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William

Oct. 28  Medicaid Waivers Explained
                       Host: Fauquier Co. Public Schools with The Arc of Virginia

Oct. 29  Parents: Learn the Signs.  Act Early.


Oct. 29 What Are Medicaid Waivers?
                    Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William with The Arc of Virginia

September 2021

Sept. 2 - Kids in Court: An Overview of the Juvenile Legal System

Sept. 13 - Nov. 20 Military Families & Special Education

September 14 - Mommas and Poppas Connection Support Group for families of children 0-5 yrs. Email: [email protected]

Sept. 15  Su Voz Importa (Parents Your Voice Matters)

Sept. 15  Pooled Special Needs Trust - What Parents Need to Know          

Sept. 16  Parent’s Guide: School Discipline & the Juvenile Legal System
                   Hosts: PEATC and Legal Aid Justice Center

Sept. 16  Empowerment Leading to YOUR Story
                  Host: VA Dept. of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services - IFSP

Sept. 18  The Power of Roles - A Life Like Yours
                    Hosts: Unity of Fairfax and The Arc of Northern VA

Sept. 21  Mommas & Poppas Connection - families of children 0- 5 years
              Host: New Path, The Arc of Virginia   

Sept. 20  Meet the House of Delegates Candidates for Districts 13, 31 & 40
                        Hosts: The Arc of Northern VA and Autism Society of Northern VA

Sept. 21  Mommas & Poppas Connection - families of children 0- 5 years
                   Host: New Path, The Arc of Virginia   

Sept. 22  Dentro y Fuera de las Reuniones del IEP (Ins & Outs of Sp.Ed)
                   Host: PEATC

Sept. 22**  Meet the House of Delegates Candidates for Districts 38, 39, 53
                      Hosts: The Arc of Northern VA and Autism Society of Northern VA

Sept. 27** Meet the Candidates for House of Delegates – Districts 34, 86, and 87
                      Hosts: The Arc of Northern VA and Autism Society Northern VA

Sept. 28  Building Inclusive Services Provider Training!
                   Host: The Arc of Virginia

Sept. 28**  Meet the House of Delegates Candidates for Districts 62, 63, 66 & 65  
                       Host: The Arc South of the James
Sept. 29  Chair Yoga
                   Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William

Sept. 29**  Meet the House of Delegates Candidates for Districts 43, 44, and 45
                      Hosts: The Arc of Northern VA and Autism Society Northern VA

Sept. 30  How to Choose the Right Candidates for YOU on Nov. 2
                  Hosts: ALLY Alliance Member and Our Voices

Sept. 30** Meet the House of Delegates Candidates for Districts 7, 8 and 12
                     Host: The Arc of New River Valley

Sept. 30** Meet the House of Delegates Candidates for Districts 35, 36, and 67
                     Hosts: The Arc of Northern VA and Autism Society Northern VA

 

AUGUST 2021

August 4, 11,  18, 25 - Chair Yoga   
Your Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William

Thursday, August 5A Parent’s Role in School Discipline Advocacy
Your Hosts: PEATC and Legal Aid Justice Center


August 9-12 - The Arc of Virginia Virtual Convention 
Information and Registration


Thursday, August 19 - Handcuffs in the Hallway
Your Hosts: PEATC and Legal Aid Justice Center
  

July 2021

July 2  Special Needs Trusts & ABLE Accounts
Host:  The Arc of Northern Virginia

Wednesdays, - July 7  - Chair Yoga   
Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William

Tuesday, July 13 - The Basics of Medicaid Waiver
Host:  The Arc of Northern Virginia


Tuesday, July 13 10 Things to Consider Before Moving to VA with a Developmental Disability
Host: The Arc of Northern VA

Saturday, July 17   Inclusion Education Advocacy Training for Families and Student Self- Advocates 
Host:  Radford University - Virginia Inclusive Practices Center

 

June 2021

June 2 - Transition Lunch and Learn
Host: The Arc of Northern Virginia

June 3  70 Years in the Making - Home & Community Based Svcs.
Host
The Arc US

June 4  Who Let the Ants Out? Managing Anxiety and Negative Thoughts
Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William

Tuesday, June 8 - Trust Talk Tuesday 
Host: 
The Arc of Northern VA

Wednesday, June 16  -  Yoga
Host: 
The Arc of Greater Prince William 

Wednesday, June 16 - Transition from School to Adulthood
Host:  The Arc of Northern Virginia 

Thursday, June 17 - Social Security Benefits for People with Disabilities
Host:  LGBT Life Center

Friday, June 18Thank Goodness It's Finan¢ial Fitne$$ Friday
Host: The Arc of Northern Virginia 

Tuesday, June 22 - Trust Talk Tuesday 
Host: The Arc of Northern VA

Wednesday, June 23 - Chair Yoga   
Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William 

Wednesday, June 30 - Chair Yoga   
Host: The Arc of Greater Prince William

 

May 2021

Thursday, May 20  Parents YOUR Voice Matters    -Presented IN SPANISH-
Host:  PEATC

Thursday, May 20  Parents as Partners In’s and Out’s of IEPs
Host:  Prince William Co. Public Schools

Thursday, May 20  Making Social Security Work for You Part 1 of 2
Host:  Norfolk City Library

 Friday, May 21  Thank Goodness its Financial Fitne$$ Friday
Host:  The Arc of Northern Virginia

Friday, May 21 My Journey: From Learning & Attention Issues to Best-Selling Author
Host:  The Arc of Greater Prince William

Saturday, May 22  Parent's Guide to Section 504 in Public Schools
Host:  Prince William Co. Public Schools

Saturday, May 22 Parents as Partners in the Special Education IEP Process
Host: Prince William Co. Public Schools

Tuesday, May 25 Trust Talk Tuesday 
Host:  The Arc of Northern VA

Tuesday, May 25 Measurable IEP Goals
Your Host: Prince William Co. Public Schools

Thursday, May 27 Making Social Security Work for You  Part 2 of 2
Host:  Norfolk City Library