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Monday, October 01, 2018

Reentry Orientation Class
10:00am - 12:00pm

Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Women's Support Group
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Friday, October 05, 2018

Recreation & Leisure
Food Truck Fridays - October 5th
6:00pm - 9:00pm

RecMania Adaptive Recreation Night
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Saturday, October 06, 2018

Jumpstreet Indoor Trampoline Park Special Family Saturday's
9:00am - 11:00am

Las Familias Support Groups
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Sunday, October 07, 2018

Monday, October 08, 2018

Reentry Orientation Class
10:00am - 12:00pm

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Cook Children's Links of Hope-Southlake support group
9:30am - 10:30am

Women's Support Group
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Employment
CapeAbilities Job Fair
9:30am - 2:00pm

Legal Clinic
6:00pm

Friday, October 12, 2018

Greenbriar Recreation Center Friday Night Live
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Monday, October 15, 2018

Reentry Orientation Class
10:00am - 12:00pm

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Women's Support Group
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Legal Clinic
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Friday, October 19, 2018

Tarrant County Reentry Coalition Monthly Meeting
9:30am - 11:00am

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Step Up for Down Syndrome
2:00pm

Monday, October 22, 2018

Reentry Orientation Class
10:00am - 12:00pm

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Women's Support Group
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Services for Seniors and People with Disabilities
Making Connections Disability Resource Fair for All Ages
10:00am - 2:00pm

Friday, October 26, 2018

IDD Council of Board of Directors Meeting
9:00am - 10:30am

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Sunday, October 28, 2018

Monday, October 29, 2018

Reentry Orientation Class
10:00am - 12:00pm

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Women's Support Group
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

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IDD Council of Board of Directors Meeting

Network of Care for Developmental Disabilities

Last Fri of every month starting at 9:00am

Categories:

Open to the public.

Min. Age:

Where:
Easter Seals North Texas
1424 Hemphill Street
Fort Worth, TX 76104
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PARKING is available

For more information contact:
Rita Wester, Executive Director
1300 Circle Drive
Suite 106
Fort Worth, TX 76119
Email: Rita.Wester@mhmrtc.org
Phone: 817-569-4852
Web: www.IDDCouncil.org

Admission:

Jumpstreet Indoor Trampoline Park Special Family Saturday's

Network of Care for Developmental Disabilities

First Sat of every month starting at 9:00am

Categories:

Jumpstreet opens their park one hour early the first Saturday of each month so families can enjoy an hour of play before the general public is admitted. Jumpstreet offers a reduced rate ticket for a two-hour "all access pass" for children 4 and under.

Min. Age:

Where:
Jumpstreet Indoor Trampoline Park
5615 Colleyville Blvd. #100
Colleyville, TX 76034
Phone: 817-428-4383
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PARKING is available

For more information contact:
5615 Colleyville Blvd., #100
Colleyville, TX 76034
Email: colleyville@gotjump.com
Phone: 817-428-4383
Web: http://www.gotjump.com/colleyville/

Admission:
Jumpstreet offers a reduced rate ticket for a two-hour "all access pass" for children 4 and under.

Cook Children's Links of Hope-Southlake support group

Network of Care for Mental Health

Second Tue of every month starting at 9:30am

Categories:

Links of Hope is a support group for parents of children with a psychiatric or psychological diagnosis. It is free and meets monthly on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. However, April's meeting is on 4/5/16. There is no child care. For more information, please contact us at LinksOfHope-Southlake@CookChildrens.org or 682-885-6319.

Min. Age:

Where:
Cook Children's Urgent Care and Pediatric Specialties
2727 E. Southlake Blvd.
Southlake, TX 76092
Phone: 682-885-6319
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PARKING is available

For more information contact:
Helen Ramsbottom
801 7th. Ave
Ft. Worth, TX 76104
Email: helen.ramsbottom@cookchildrens.org
Phone: 682-885-6319

Admission: free

Tarrant County Reentry Coalition Monthly Meeting

Network of Care for Prisoner Reentry

Third Fri of every month starting at 9:30am

Categories:

Since 2013, the Tarrant County Reentry Coalition has been bringing together stakeholders and citizens to address the challenges of prisoner reentry. Our community-wide collaboration includes over 35 organizations and agencies, partnering for a long-range strategy aimed at breaking the devastating cycle of criminal recidivism in tangible ways.

We meet the third Friday of each month, from 9:30 to 11:00, at Cornerstone Assistance Network in Fort Worth.

Min. Age:

Related Web site: http://www.tcreentry.org/

Where:
Tarrant County Reentry Coalition
3500 Noble Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76111
Phone: (817) 632-6000
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PARKING is available

For more information contact:
Steve Gordon
2300 Circle Drive
Fort Worth, Texas 76119
Email: steve@tcreentry.org
Phone: (682) 703-1600
Web: http://www.tcreentry.org/

Admission: $0.00

Employment

CapeAbilities Job Fair

Network of Care for Developmental Disabilities

9:30am

Categories:

A job fair promoting employment opportunity for
individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).

Visit with a variety of employers about full-time, part-time, intern and/or volunteer positions, attend breakout sessions on job related topics to ensure employment success, and practice hands-on job sampling opportunities Service organizations offering resources and materials for all unemployed or underemployed individuals will also be present.

Min. Age:

Related Web site: https://www.cognitoforms.com/ESCRegion11AutismServices/CapeAbilitiesJobFairRegistration

Where:
Education Service Center Region 11
1451 South Cherry Lane
White Settlement, TX 76108
Phone: 8175694852
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PARKING is available

For more information contact:
Rita Stevenson
1300 Circle Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76119
Email: Rita@IDDCouncil.org
Phone: 8175694852
Web: www.IDDCouncil.org

Admission: FREE

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The ARC of Greater Tarrant County Our Special Children and Las Familias Support Groups

Network of Care for Developmental Disabilities

Second Sat of every month starting at 9:30am

Categories:

The ARC of Greater Tarrant County Our Special Children and Las Familias Support Groups

Min. Age:

Related Web site: http://www.arcgtc.org/

Where:
The Arc of Greater Tarrant County
5765 Westcreek Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76133
Phone: 817-877-1474
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For more information contact:
Philip Bell
5765 Westcreek Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76133
Email: philip.bell@arcgtc.org
Phone: 817-877-1474
Web: http://www.arcgtc.org/

Admission:
Childcare is provided with reservation only. Contact The Arc at 817-844-1474.

Reentry Orientation Class

Network of Care for Prisoner Reentry

Weekly on Mon starting at 10:00am

Categories:

The class is every Monday morning from 10:00 a.m. until 12 noon. You just have to attend one time. Please arrive by 9:45 to get signed in and settled in. We start promptly at 10:00. Anyone arriving after 10:10 will have to wait until the next week.

Min. Age: 18

Related Web site: http://www.tcreentry.org/reentry-first-stop-center/

Where:
Reentry First Stop Center for Tarrant County
2300 Circle Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76119
Phone: (682) 703-1600
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PARKING is available

For more information contact:
Steve Gordon
2300 Circle Drive
Suite 2301
Fort Worth, Texas 76119
Phone: (682) 703-1600
Web: Reentry First Stop Center for Tarrant County

Admission: $0.00

Services for Seniors and People with Disabilities

Making Connections Disability Resource Fair for All Ages

Network of Care for Developmental Disabilities

10:00am

Categories:

Resources for:
Assistive & Adaptive Technology
Day Habilitation/Respite Care
Financial Resources
Guardianship / Supported Decision-Making
Health & Wellness
Housing
Medicaid Waivers & SSI
Recreation and Leisure
Therapy / Camp Providers
Transition Services
Special Needs Trusts / Wills
And more!

Min. Age:

Related Web site: https://www.iddcouncil.org/making-connections-oct2018

Where:
Education Service Center Region 11
1451 South Cherry Lane
White Settlement, TX 76108
Phone: 8175694852
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PARKING is available

For more information contact:
Rita Stevenson
1300 Circle Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76119
Email: Rita@IDDCouncil.org
Phone: 8175694852
Web: www.IDDCouncil.org

Admission: FREE

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Sensory Saturdays at Amon Carter Museum

Network of Care for Developmental Disabilities

Second Sat of every month starting at 10:30am

Categories:

Sensory Saturdays is a free program for families with children ages five to twelve years old and on the autism spectrum. Families will have time to explore artworks in the galleries and get creative during a hands-on, art-making experience. While the needs of individuals with autism are the focus of this program, it is also intended to be fun for parents, siblings (of all ages), and other relatives.

Min. Age:

Where:
Amon Carter Museum of American Art
3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
Phone: 817-989-5030
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For more information contact:
3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
Email: visitors@cartermuseum.org
Phone: 817-738-1933
Web: http://www.cartermuseum.org/visit

Admission: Free
Payment Method: Parking Fee
Registration required. Call 817-989-5030 or email visitors@cartermuseum.org to register and receive helpful instructions about your visit.

Las Familias Support Groups

Network of Care for Developmental Disabilities

First Sat of every month starting at 12:00pm

Categories:

Our Special Children and the Spanish group, Las Familias, are programs of The Arc of Greater Tarrant County that provides parent-to-parent support. When parents communicate with one another it is powerful and effective. Our Special Children offers a continuum of support and information that spans different ages, cultures, disabilities, and stages of emotional needs that each family may experience.

Min. Age:

Related Web site: http://www.arcgtc.org/

Where:
The Arc of Greater Tarrant County
5765 Westcreek Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76133
Phone: 817-877-1474
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For more information contact:
Philip Bell
5765 Westcreek Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76133
Email: philip.bell@arcgtc.org
Phone: 817-877-1474

Admission:
El grupo des padres de familias que hablan espanol.

Women's Support Group

Network of Care for Mental Health

Weekly on Tue starting at 2:00pm

Categories:

Ongoing support group for women that addresses topics such as self esteem, depression, grief and loss and relationships. Group meets every Tuesday from 2:00-3:30. Free parking. No childcare available.

Min. Age: 18

Where:
The Women's Center
1723 Hemphill
Fort Worth, TX 76110
Phone: 817-927-4040
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PARKING is available

For more information contact:
Latha Shrivatsa
1723 Hemphill
Fort Worth, TX 76110
Email: lshrivatsa@womenscentertc.org
Phone: 817-927-4040
Web: www.womenscentertc.org

Admission:

Step Up for Down Syndrome

Network of Care for Kids

2:00pm

Categories:

Register to participate in the 2018 Step Up Walk formerly Buddy Walk)- a fundraiser benefiting the Down Syndrome Partnership of North Texas as they provide support to individuals with Down syndrome and their families through awareness and engagement, advocacy and outreach, education, and the exchange of ideas and experiences.

Min. Age:

Related Web site: https://dspnt.akaraisin.com/ui/17127

Where:
Sundance Square Plaza
420 Main Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
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For more information contact:
Down Syndrome Partnership of North Texas
1200 Summit Ave.
Suite 508
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Email: info@dspnt.org
Phone: 682-316-3121
Web: https://www.dspnt.org/

Admission: Fundraiser
Register to participate in the 2018 Step Up Walk.

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Legal Clinic

Network of Care for Mental Health

Third Thu of every month starting at 4:00pm

Categories:

FREE Legal Clinic on the 3rd Thursday every month at 4 pm. Attorney will answer all legal questions EXCEPT criminal law but CANNOT take your case. No Childcare is provided and children may not be left unattended. Free parking.

Min. Age: 18

Where:
The Womens Center
401 West Sanford
Arlington, TX 76011
Phone: 817-548-1663
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PARKING is available

For more information contact:
Maggie Phillips
401 W. Sanford
Suite 1200
Arlington, TX 76011
Phone: 817-548-1663
Web: www.womenscentertc.org

Admission:

Legal Clinic

Network of Care for Mental Health

Second Thu of every month starting at 6:00pm

Categories:

Free Legal Clinic on the 2nd and 4th Thursday for family law matters. Attorney will answer all family law questions (submitted anonymously) in a group setting. The attorney WILL NOT be able to take your case. Spanish translator available. Parking is free. NO childcare is available and children may not be left unattended.

Min. Age: 18

Where:
The Women's Center
1723 Hemphill
Fort Worth, TX 76110
Phone: 817-927-4040
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PARKING is available

For more information contact:
Libby Parker
1723 Hemphill
Fort Worth, TX 76110
Email: lparker@womenscentertc.org
Phone: 817-927-4000
Web: www.womenscentertc.org

Admission:

Recreation & Leisure

Food Truck Fridays - October 5th

Network of Care for Domestic Violence

6:00pm

Categories:

Spend a relaxing Friday evening at Prairie Vista Park and indulge yourself in appetizing food truck dishes. Once you?re done eating, hang out in the park and enjoy the music brought to you by our live DJ! - Please feel free to bring a lawn chair and/or blanket to sit on. - Coolers are welcome. - Dogs are welcome too but please leash and pick up after your fur babies. --- Featured Food Trucks This Week: Get Lao?d, Crown Taco, Hook and Ladder, King Street Grill, Walt Garrison BBQ, Crazy Burger and Sweetfrog Premium Frozen Yogurt.

Min. Age:

Related Web site: https://www.alliancetowncenter.com/events

Where:
Prairie Vista Park
9269-9359 N Riverside Dr
Fort Worth, TX 76244
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PARKING is available

Admission: Free

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Greenbriar Recreation Center Friday Night Live

Network of Care for Developmental Disabilities

Second Fri of every month starting at 6:00pm

Categories:

Supervised activities include: music, dancing, singing, basketball and games. Trained staff and volunteers oversee the participants.
People who need assistance (behavioral, personal or medical) should arrange for an attendant or family member to accompany them.
Participants should bring a snack.

Min. Age:

Related Web site: http://www.iddcouncil.org/Event_Flyers/Friday_Night_Live_Flyer.pdf

Where:
Greenbriar Community Center
5200 Hemphill Street
Fort Worth, TX 76115
Phone: 817-926-6214
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PARKING is available


Phone: 817-926-6214
Web: www.facebook.com/greenbriarcfw

Admission:
The program is currently free but a $15 annual membership for the City of Fort Worth Recreation Center is required.

RecMania Adaptive Recreation Night

Network of Care for Developmental Disabilities

First Fri of every month starting at 6:00pm

Categories:

RecMania is a new adapted recreation/social night hosted by the Handley Meadowbrook Center. Activities include dancing, bingo, arts and crafts, games and more.

Min. Age:

Related Web site: http://www.iddcouncil.org/Event_Flyers/RecMania2016.pdf

Where:
Handley-Meadowbrook Community Center
6201 Beaty Street
Fort Worth, TX 76112
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PARKING is available

For more information contact:
Handley Meadowbrook Recreation Center
6201 Beaty Street
Fort Worth, TX 76112
Phone: 817-451-0222

Admission: $1.00
Admission is $1 and you must have a recreation center membership to attend. The City of Fort Worth offers discounted recreation center memberships for $10/year for people served by MHMR Disability Services IDD Division. Click here for a membership application. Membership cards can be used at ANY City of Fort Worth Recreation Center.

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