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CPAD Newsletter (August 2018)

CPAD Community Resource Center (CPRC)

                 1st Fiest Educativa & CPAD
                 Self-Advocates Conference
                     
                    Time: September 10, 2018
                    Saturday,7:45 am - 1:10pm 
       
                  Place: 1000 Alameda Street, 
                     Los Angeles,CA 90012

The conference is for self-advocates age18 and above. Workshops will be offered in English with Spanish & Chinese translaton by request. Topics: Self-Advocacy & Self Worth, Dating & Relatonship, IEP/IPP, and Enployment.  For registration please refer to attached PDF file page 2 for details....(More..)

 

CPAD Orange County Chapter

                              Inspiration

                   Time: September 15, 2018
                        Saturday, 2pm - 4pm
             
                            Place: OCAAC
                       Anaheim, CA 92801
                  225 W. Carl Karcher Way,

Mr. Almaz was born with Down Syndrome.  He started his jewelry design experience at the young age of ten years old.  He put his passion to work and created beautiful custom jewelry.  He hopes to raise awareness for Down Syndrome through his jewelry designs.  He will share his journey with us.  (More..)

 

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CPAD Corner (August 2018)

CPAD LA Headquarter

This year, Tak Lau Charity Foundation and Alpha Design & Event have again joined hands in sponsoring a spectacular Cantonese opera shows – the Love Charity Nite VI. CPAD board and member' families want to express our deep appreciation for their live for Chinese American families with special need loved ones. Tak Lau Charity Foundation has donated $36,888.88 from proceeds of these events to CPAD for the building of CPAD’s Activity Center.... (More..)

2018Love Charity Night VI

CPAD Orange County Chapter

7/21/2018 CPAD Orange County Chapter – Advocate Paul Eisenberg came to talk to us about Special Education.  Mr. Eisenberg conducted a Q&A session and answered questions related to different cases.... Usually after a major celebration for mothers in May, things tend to quiet down a bit.  This year the Orange County Chapter of CPAD held a special dancing party to celebrate fathers on June 16, 2018.... (More..)

2018 CPAD OC Chpter Father Day Celebration

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CPAD Newsletter (April 2018)

CPAD Community Resource Center (CPRC)

          What Happen After High School?

                     Time: June 16, 2018
                  Saturday, 2 pm - 3:30pm 
       
                  Place: Asian Youth Center
         100 Clary Ave, San Gabiel, CA 91776

"Understanding Service Delivery Systems" meeting speaker: Carmen Varela, Disability Rights California, will introduce the following: Special Education and Transition Planning; Department of Rehabilitation; and Regional Center..(More ..)

What happens after high school

CPAD Orange County Chapter

          OCAAC - My Day Counts

               Time: April 21, 2018
              Saturday, 2pm - 4pm
             
                   Place: OCAAC
               Anaheim, CA 92801
          225 W. Carl Karcher Way,

Mr. Mike Galliano, the director of Orange County Adult Achievement Center will introduce us to the various programs that OCAAC offers the special needs adult community. (More..)

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CPAD Corner (April 2018)

CPAD LA Headquarter

2018 USARC Ski Event

On 1/29/2018, Nine CPAD families participated in a ski event at Big Bear Mountain. This event was sponsored by United States Adaptive Recreation Center (USARC). Weather was warm and sunny this year and Big Bear was absolutely beautiful! The nine young adults enjoyed two ski lessons - one in the morning and one in the afternoon. They had fun and got more confidence in their skills by the end of the day. Hope next year, we can rent a whole cabin overnight to enjoy each's company even more. (More..)

CPAD Orange County Chapter

OC Self-Determination Meeting 

3/17/18 CPAD Orange County Chapter meeting – Mr. Larry Landauer, CEO of RCOC, gave us a talk on “Self Determination”. How is it different than what I have now? What key things do I need to know? How does self-determination work etc. The pilot program of self-determinaton is expected to start shortly once federal fundng is approved. The initial participants will be determined by lottery. After 3 years, this program will be made available to everyone.  (More..)

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CPAD Newsletter (January 2018)

CPAD Community Resource Center (CPRC)

         APPsolutely Amazing

         Time: January 13, 2018
      Saturday, 10 am - 12 noon 
       
      Place: Asian Youth Center
100 Clary Ave, San Gabriel, CA (1776

Apps for Students with Special Needs. This workshop covers a few items on iPad functionality, but mostly focuses on the special needs apps. Speaker, Karen Alfaro, TASK Team of Advocates Assistive Technology Specialist will introduce applications which focus areas: Video modeling, social skills, life skills... (More ..)

CPAD New Hot Line

CPAD Orange County Chapter

   More About Social Security

         Time: January 20, 2018
           Saturday, 2pm - 4pm
             
             Place: OCAAC
         Anaheim, CA 92801
   225 W. Carl Karcher Way,

Ms. Jacqueline Miller of Disability Rights CA will provide us with information about Social Security benefits and related issues surrounding the benefits. (More..)

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