PPITT Meeting Minutes from July 2018

PPITT meeting notes 7-19-2018 Called to order at 1:08 pm Sharing of meeting Facilitating: Amanda Joule Notetaking: Jaime Attending: The IC, PPTRC, PPLD, Our House, Pasco, 719LaCrosse Presenters: Rob Raphael- 719LaCrosse- collaborative with Colorado College, www.719Lacrosse.com, info@719lacrosse.com, 719-238-5186 Teach Lacrosse to kids with special needs, non-profit outreach program for adaptive lacrosse, provide boys and girls […]

Read More

PPITT Meeting Minutes from August 2018

8/16/2018 PPITT Notes *Speakers did not attend as planned (Team Select and Pikes Peak Respite Services)   *Discussion of what happened in the summer meetings. -Presenters were: 719Lacrosse, Stomp Out Autism   *719Lacrosse: -Venue is changing for the lacrosse clinics -September 9th presentations -October event -Trying to get into schools and work with special needs […]

Read More

Employment Opportunity at The Independence Center

Development Associate/Grant Writer DEPARTMENT:   Administration REPORTS TO:  Development Director STATUS:  Full-time; exempt/salaried Position summary: Responsible for supporting and coordinating efforts to increase the agency’s funding base.  Works with the Development Director to support development activities with grant writing, tracking and reporting.  Memorializes agency’s strategic plan and BHAG attainment with formal measurements, tracking and reporting. Minimum […]

Read More

Parents Night Out for FREE!

Parents can enjoy a Friday night out/ or at home with 4 hours to themselves and not worry about who’s going to which their kiddos. We’ll be in a safe environment, with learning activities, and pizza for dinner. Free! Download Attachments Care for the Caregiver Parents Night CoSprings 9-28 PRINTv3 File size: 3 MB Downloads: […]

Read More

Stellar Java! Be sure to support them!

STELLAR JAVA, our new drive-thru coffee shop, was featured on Fox21News TV today.  The video is available at https://www.fox21news.com/living-local/stellar-java-has-job-opportunities-for-people-with-disabilities/1296053700   Everyone is invited to the Grand Opening on July 19 (10 am – 2 pm). Here is the press release: NEW “STELLAR JAVA” PROVIDES JOB OPPORTUNITIES  TO DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED COLORADO SPRINGS, CO – Stellar Care and […]

Read More

Genetic Testing Workshop at the ARC 7/21/18 9 am-12 pm

Title:  Genetic Testing Workshop for Families WHAT: Are you seeking more answers regarding your child’s developmental care? The Arc Pikes Peak Region, in partnership with Lineagen, is proud to bring you renowned developmental genetic expert, Dr. Paul Wexler. Join us to better understand how genetic testing can help parents pinpoint the cause of their child’s autism spectrum […]

Read More