- Jun 24 2021
- 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
REAL TALK: BLACK & BROWN CONVERSATIONS
A six part series where we will explore the different kinds of family make-up in our communities via the lens of Black and Brown guest speakers. This series will highlight the knowledge and experiences of those caring for and/or providing services to someone with disabilities and/or complex medical needs. Please come explore, learn, and share with us how to nourish your family network!
Thursday, June 24, 2021: Ala Ochumare – Differently Abled Youth and LGBTQ2S+ Inclusion
Wednesday, June 30, 2021: Moetsky Tiano – Guardianship & Sibling Support
Wednesday, July 14, 2021: Danielle Eddins – Prioritizing Mental Wellness
Wednesday, July 21, 2021: Jaya Pandey – Embracing Your Culture
Wednesday, August 4, 2021: Keila Torres: Diverse families and alternate family supports.
*This specific session will be in Spanish with English translation.*
POSTPONED: Wednesday, August 18, 2021: Cynthia Laine – Mindful Advocacy
There is no cost to you thanks to The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) and private donations.