The SVDSN Governing Board would like to thank everyone who attended the Working Towards a Brighter Future Conference hosted by Special Needs Resource Events (SNRE) & Silicon Valley Down Syndrome Network (SVDSN).
Click on this link to view a video recording of the conference.
Title: Working Toward a Brighter Future Educational Conference Location: Cathedral of Faith Church Multi-Purpose Room in The Learning Center 2315 Canoas Garden Ave San Jose, CA 95125 Description: Speakers include…
“Take Five”– Do you have five minutes? Take advantage of those extra moments to boost learning, reenforcing key concepts in ways that appeal to visual and kinesthetic learners. Take away an array of games, songs and hands on activities for home or group settings to compliment instruction in beginning math, oral motor strength, expressiveness, social awareness and more.
Jami Hamel De La Cerda, M.S., Sp. Ed., Founder Diamond Learning Center www.dlclife.org
“Bridging Communication So You Can Have it All” – Creating a vision through communication, partnering and developing a community for a lifetime of learning.
Title: Free “Fullpower” Adult workshop Canceled Location: Mountain View Senior Center 266 Escuela Avenue Mountain View, CA 94040 Description: This workshop is free to persons 18+ with Down syndrome. It will focus on personal safety in the workplace. Contact Kristin Meier firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Start Time: 02:00pm Date: 2013-09-07 End Time: 04:00pm
Title: Disability Awareness Night Location: San Jose Municipal Stadium Link out: Click here Description: Enjoy a free baseball game as the San Jose Giants battle the Inland Empire 66ers in this exciting community event celebrating persons with disabilities, their families, care providers, and the community-at-large on August 16th at the San Jose Municipal Stadium.
Go to http://sjdan2013.eventbrite.com/ to secure your FREE tickets to attend the 5th Annual Disability Awareness Night with the San Jose Giants. Start Time: 06:00pm Date: 2013-08-16
A good time was had by all and SVDSN was honored with it’s very first award, graciously accepted by members of the board of directors and Buddy Walk committee.
Title: Macy’s Shop For a Cause Day Location: Any Macy’s Store Description: Make a $5 donation to the Buddy Walk team donation page of “Matt’s Ninja Warriors” Matt’s mom will send you a shopping pass worth 25% off almost everything at Macy’s, even sale items, as well as a chance to win $500 from Macy’s. Act fast!