Monday, April 20, 2015

2015 Metro Summer Resource Directory

The 2015 Metro Area Summer Resource Directory is an excellent source of information about opportunities for summer activities in and around the Atlanta area!  Use this throughout the summer for ideas for things to do to keep busy this summer; check out the link at right, or click here.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Summer Social Skills Group

The Athens Regional Pediatric Rehab group is planning two sessions of summer skills development this summer!  Children ages 4-6, and ages 7-9,  can attend a group on Tuesday or Thursday afternoons, and will work together with therapists on problem solving, cooperation, responding to teasing/bullies, making and keeping friends, and more.  If you have an older child, feel free to contact them - they are open to hosting a group for tweens as well!  Contact Lisa or Marcie at 706-475-5860, or mcochran@armc.org.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Medicaid 101

Planning for the future for your child with a disability can be overwhelming...where do you start?  It's so important to begin early, and make a plan to ensure a bright tomorrow for your child!  Please plan to attend our final Weeknight Workshop of this semester, "Medicaid 101"; we will learn about Medicaid waiver services, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Family Support Services, and more! The workshop will be held at Oconee Veterans Park, in the community meeting room (next to the gym), on Monday, April 20, at 6:30 pm.  For questions or to RSVP, contact amccollum@oconeeschools.org.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Free wheelchair tennis clinic

On Saturday, May 2, there will be a free clinic for those interested in learning wheelchair tennis!  The clinic will be at the Athens Tennis Center, 4460 Lexington Road, Athens, from 12:00 - 3:00 pm.  Regardless of ability or age, come learn the "sport for a lifetime"!  The clinic is sponsored by AIRS (Athens Inclusive Recreation & Sports).  For more information or RSVP, contact jilestes@uga.edu.