Family and friends of disabled individuals Meetup Groups

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Do you find that people act surprised when you tell them you have a disability? Do they say "But you don't look sick" or ask what's your disability really about? Are you wanting support to move ahead in your life despite your disability? Are you want

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The goal of NW Service Dog group is to support members in the areas of Service Dog Training, education and legal information. Meet other local Service Dog handlers and/or trainers that understand the process. Start to finish help and support for do I

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Service Dog Handlers/Trainers
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Do you have a brother or sister with a disability, mental illness, or medical condition? If you want to socialize with other adult siblings like you and enjoy doing fun stuff in the Boston area, then this is the group for you! We've had some great ac

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The Brighter Future Society (BFS) is a group of motivated young professionals who are committed to promoting the mission of the YAI Network through social service. YAI is a Manhattan-based not-for-profit organization that provides serviBy volunteerin­

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This group was established in 2010 by a small group of amputees who met while receiving outpatient physiotherapy at St. John's Rehab Hospital in Toronto, Canada. Right from the get go, we realized how important it was for amputees and caregivers to

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Friends of AMPOWER!
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Getting together on a regular basis to share ideas on what has and hasn't worked in relation to people's disability funding package. People who are interested in sharing innovative ideas on support services is what we are all about. The group is inde

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Disability community members
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Welcome! This is a social group for typically developing siblings (aged 8-10) of children with disabilities. The purpose of the group is for siblings to spend time together doing fun activities. Please note that this is not a therapeutic support grou

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Members
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Freedom Wear: Where fashion meets aging & people with disabilities. Are you interested in exploring and co-creating solutions for people who have difficulty dressing / undressing themselves? This is a group designers, researchers, creatives & explor

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Co-Creators
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How does a dinner, concert and discussion held in the pitch dark sound? It's a one of a kind event that may just change your view on the world around you. There's live music, local wine, dark chocolate and guide dog puppies at this event. 100 people

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Blind Cafe fans
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This is a group to help bring together those with Gastroparesis, Ehlers-Danlos, Dysautonomia, and other illnesses associated. Let's get together, talk about the realities of day to day living, and support one another through these debilitating illne

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Silent Illness Survivors

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November 25, 2014

Attention all wheelchair friends that are 18 years old to 25 years old! Lets get together and meet up for some socializing and some fun activities. If you like movies, music, concerts, bowling, etc. or just so great social events we can attend that a

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Member
November 22, 2014

Anyone that lives with any sort of physical disability in this sprawling city knows the challenges, social, physical and logistical, that, sure, get us down from time to time, but also leave us with the best, most interesting stories to tell. I creat

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Blue-Taggers
November 15, 2014

Beyond the Stars is a social group developed to provide social opportunities/acitvities and support for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities of all ages, their parents, siblings, grandparents, caregivers, mentors, and professi

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Members
November 8, 2014

This group is for adults with physical disabilities to meet each other in social settings. Plan to meet in coffee shops, restaurants, movies, plays, day trips, etc. and share/discuss issues relevant to physical disabilities, including establishing so

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Friends
October 24, 2014

Savannah high end functioning special needs adults. Let's round up and meet for fun at the movies, the beach or just for dinner!

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Member
October 18, 2014

This is a group for anyone interested in knowing more about hearing loss or have family members , children, parents, grandparents who have hearing problems. We will have at least one medical professional in the field at every meeting.

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Hearers
October 15, 2014
Private

This is a group for anyone (CLS, Respite, Guardians, Parents, etc.) interested in social activities, playdates, and community events for individuals with special needs and disabilities. Also for Supports and Resources in our community for those worki

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Specially Involved Members
October 13, 2014

The evening is meant to be a fun and informal gathering of young leaders, ages of 18-25, who are committed to volunteering 20 hours in 2015 to fostering and promoting full access to all to cultural and recreational opportunities in our city. The "con

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Project Access NYC Young Leaders
September 13, 2014

Launched in 1991, Footloose Sailing Association is the Northwest’s premiere Sailing program for people of all disabilities, their friends, family and caregivers. We are dedicated to bringing independence on the water and competence in the sport of sa

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Members
September 3, 2014
Private

DC sibs connects adult siblings of people with developmental disabilities in the Washington DC Metropolitan region. We are a chapter of the National Sibling Leadership Network. We are committed to providing support, resources, and advocacy to sibs in

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Sibs
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