Kernersville Library 19th Annual Used Book and Bake Sale–Benefits Supports Senior Center Volunteers

Posted on 03. Oct, 2018 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, News

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Winston Salem Mayor’s Council Celebrates National Disability Employment Month

Posted on 03. Oct, 2018 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral, Just Darn Good Information, News

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NCSILC Needs Your Feedback for State Independent Living 3 Year Plan. Come Join In And Let Your Voice Be Heard. RSVP NOW!

Posted on 29. Aug, 2018 by in Advocacy, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral, NCSILC, News

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Exceptional Families Meeting

Posted on 23. Aug, 2018 by in Community, Community Education & Awareness, Exceptional Families, Information & Referral, News, Peer Support

Exceptional Families Meeting – A monthly discussion group for parents of children (all ages) with special needs “Gimme a Break – finding respite!” Thursday, August 30th Dinner 5:30, meeting and childcare 6-7:30 Little Creek Recreation Center 610 Foxcroft Dr.  WS 27103 There is no cost to attend but RSVP is required by 5PM on Tuesday […]

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Summer 2018 Newsletter Online

Posted on 20. Jun, 2018 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral, Just Darn Good Information, Peer Support

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Accessibility Forum Scheduled for June 28

Posted on 20. Jun, 2018 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral

Human Relations The city will hold a forum Thursday, June 28, to hear from citizens with disabilities, their advocates, and service providers about the accessibility of city services, programs and activities. The forum will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the Neal Bolton Home and Garden Building on the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds, 421 E. 27th St., […]

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What’s Up With Housing?

Posted on 20. Jun, 2018 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, News

The lack of affordable, and accessible housing is frequently cited by people in the independent living field as the single largest barrier to full inclusion and community integration of persons with disabilities. The affordable housing crisis is not unique to people with disabilities.  There was no state where a minimum wage worker, working full time, […]

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Veterans Coffee Update 3/5/18

Posted on 05. Mar, 2018 by in Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral

Don Timmons, Veteran, Army, 1969 & 1970 Hospice & Palliative CareCenter and Rowan Hospice & Palliative Care Community Partnership and Veterans Support Coordinator If you have questions about Hospice care, please call or email: 336 331-1309   don.timmons@hospicecarecenter.org   “Saluting Women Veterans” recognition dinner, Sunday, June 10. 4:00 – 7:00 pm Benton Convention Center, 301 West […]

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People at High Risk of Developing Flu–Related Complications

Posted on 25. Jan, 2018 by in Community Education & Awareness

Most people who get the flu will have mild illness, will not need medical care or antiviral drugs, and will recover in less than two weeks. Some people, however, are more likely to get flu complications that result in being hospitalized and occasionally result in death. Pneumonia, bronchitis, sinus infections and ear infections are examples […]

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The Ms. Wheelchair NC-America Program Is…

Posted on 12. Dec, 2017 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, Just Darn Good Information, News

A division of the Ms. Wheelchair America program, Ms. Wheelchair North Carolina-America is a disability advocacy program which seeks to select the most articulate and accomplished spokeswoman to represent persons with disabilities in the state of North Carolina and at the national level. Candidates are judged on their accomplishments since the onset of their disability, […]

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