disabilities


Parent Support Group for Parents/Caretakers Whose Children Have ADHD (Prince George’s County Memorial Library) – VIRTUAL

The PGC (Prince George’s County) PSG (Parent Support Group) meets monthly to provide parents with resources, information, coping strategies and a safe place to connect with other parents. We are partnered with CHADD (the national resource center for ADHD) and closely affiliated with Howard University’s psychology department. REGISTER


⭐ Demystifying Disability with Emily Ladau (DC Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Join the Center for Accessibility in conversation with writer and activist Emily Ladau, author of the new book Demystifying Disability: What to Know, What to Say, and How to Be an Ally. Register on Zoom to attend: https://dc-gov.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_tqsSjeiKT8iRSdwpGbM5dg This program is a part of our month-long celebration of ADA Month, honoring the 31st […]


⭐ Contemporary Conversations with Haben Girma: Conquering Harvard & Becoming a Disability Rights Advocate (MCPL)

  The first deafblind person to graduate from Harvard Law School, Haben Girma is a human rights lawyer advancing disability justice. Ms. Girma’s tireless advocacy for people with disabilities won her the Helen Keller Achievement Award as well as praise from President Obama, who named her White House Champion of […]


Special Education Advisory Committee Meeting (MCPS) – VIRTUAL

Montgomery County Public Schools Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) Attention Parents/Guardians of Students with Special Needs Connect with other parents/guardians of students with special needs Dialogue with special education administrators Learn about topics of interest Links to the virtual meetings will be sent via email to the SEAC List Serve […]


⭐ Compensatory Education for Missed IEP Services During Covid (MCCPTA)

  Has your child with disabilities regressed or did not receive all the services on their IEP this year in virtual learning? Please join the MCCPTA Special Education Committee as we host an important and timely webinar with education attorney, Nicole Joseph who will discuss options on how to get […]


⭐ Disability Visibility: Intersectionality In Art, Design, And Museums (Smithsonian Associates) – VIRTUAL

People living with disabilities are underrepresented in media, popular culture, and art. Alice Wong, a disabled activist, media maker, and research consultant, joins Beth Ziebarth, director of Access Smithsonian, artist Riva Lehrer, and writer s.e. smith, to discuss intersectionality in art, design, and the museum world through inclusive design and representation. REGISTER EVENT/TICKET PRICE: […]


Tuesday Night Special: A Book Club for Teens/Adults With Special Needs (Fairfax County Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Tuesday Night Special: A Book Club for Teens/Adults with Special Needs. An invitation to join this online program will be sent to participants after they register. Caregivers welcome. Registration open at 2:00pm Tuesday, March 16, 2021


Special Education Advisory Committee Meeting (MCPS) – VIRTUAL

Montgomery County Public Schools Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) Attention Parents/Guardians of Students with Special Needs Connect with other parents/guardians of students with special needs Dialogue with special education administrators Learn about topics of interest Links to the virtual meetings will be sent via email to the SEAC List Serve […]