FREE Online “Open” Q & A Helping Children & Teens Foster Friendships During COVID for Parents, 10/27/20, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM ET
October 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm, Free
DESCRIPTION: Jim Ross from the Widening the Circle project at the Arc of Massachusetts will speak and answer questions about ways to help our children and teens foster friendships under COVID-19 conditions.
Jim Ross has worked in human services for 40+ years supporting people with disabilities. This work includes summer camps, disability-related information and referral, founding and directing a non-profit human service organization and providing direct care. Jim is currently co-coordinator of Widening the Circle, an Arc of Massachusetts project dedicated to helping bring people with and without disabilities together in deep and meaningful relationships.
Jim has a life-long interest in supporting people with disabilities to participate fully in community life. He believes that people with and without disabilities should be together wherever they live, learn, work and play. Two of Jim’s children have disabilities themselves, making this work intensely personal for him.
WHEN: Tuesday, October 27, 2020
TIME: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM ET
WHERE: Online via Zoom
FACILITATORS: AANE Child & Teen Services and Jim Ross
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