John F. Kennedy Day–November 22

Posted on 21. Nov, 2017 by in Just Darn Good Information, News

Famous Quote by JFK. And so, my fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you — ask what you can do for your country. Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet. We all breathe the same air. We all cherish our children’s future. And we are all […]

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Happy Thanksgiving–Closed Thursday and Friday

Posted on 21. Nov, 2017 by in News

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N.C. Aquariums to Offer Reduced Admission for Low-Income Families Starting Nov. 1

Posted on 08. Nov, 2017 by in Community, Information & Referral

Beginning Nov. 1, admission fees at North Carolina aquariums will be reduced for patrons presenting an Electronic Benefits Transfer, or EBT, card along with a valid form of photo identification. Under the new program, adult admission will be $3 and $2 for children ages 3-12. Up to four individuals can be admitted with each EBT […]

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Office Closed Friday November 10, 2017

Posted on 06. Nov, 2017 by in News

Veteran’s Day Holiday 

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Breakfast with Santa

Posted on 06. Nov, 2017 by in News

  The Family Support Network will host our annual  on Dec 2nd at Clemmons Presbyterian Church.  There will be 2 sessions to choose from (9-11 or 11-1) and both will include breakfast, games, crafts and an opportunity to visit with Santa and have a family picture taken.  Reservations are required and will be taken beginning November […]

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Self Advocacy Tips

Posted on 02. Nov, 2017 by in Advocacy, Community Education & Awareness

Self Advocacy Tips The best way to guarantee you receive the services you need and protect your rights is to be an advocate from the beginning. There are five parts to being a self advocate: Personal responsibility; Knowledge of the law and other rules; Fact finding and documentation; Negotiating; and Believing in yourself. 1. Personal […]

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Special November Veterans Events & Activities

Posted on 01. Nov, 2017 by in News

  Hospice & Palliative CareCenter and Rowan Hospice & Palliative Care Community Partnership and Veterans Support Coordinator If you have questions about Hospice care, please call or email: 336 331-1309   don.timmons@hospicecarecenter.org Special November Veterans Events & Activities   Saturday, November 4, a Special Vets Coffee at the UNCTV studios, 10 TW Alexander Dr. Research Triangle […]

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You See an Old Man

Posted on 01. Nov, 2017 by in Peer Support

I found this this poem quite inspirational, thought I’d share You See an Old Man by Ann Schrag You see an old man drooling in his wheelchair. I see a man who could make almost anything with scrap metal from the junk pile. You see an old man who speaks only when spoken to. I […]

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October is Disability Employment Awareness Month

Posted on 17. Oct, 2017 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral

  Congress designated each October as National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). The Office of Disability Employment Policy has the lead in planning NDEAM   activities and materials to   increase the public’s awareness of the contributions and skills of American workers with disabilities. Various programs carried out throughout the month also highlight the specific      employment barriers […]

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Veterans Coffee Update

Posted on 16. Oct, 2017 by in News

  Winston-Salem Vets Coffee this Thursday morning at PDQ on Stratford Rd.  10/13/17 Veterans Coffee Update Don Timmons, Veteran, Army, 1969 & 1970 Hospice & Palliative CareCenter and Rowan Hospice & Palliative Care Community Partnership and Veterans Support Coordinator If you have questions about Hospice care, please call or email: 336 331-1309   don.timmons@hospicecarecenter.org  Special November […]

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