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Share your experiences, struggles, and successes as parents of children with disabilities. Facilitated by Ruth DiRoma and Sponsored by INLCUDEnyc.

Discuss a different topic twice a month, including:

  • Self-care and balance
  • Coping with stress and mental health issues
  • Surviving the holidays
  • Going out in public
  • Managing family dynamics
  • Helping your child make friends
  • Getting what your child needs at school
  • Supporting independence
  • Teaching self-advocacy 
  • Humor as a coping mechanism
  • Managing guilt and “what-if”s

For more information, to request interpretation or to RSVP call 718.253.4948 or go to bklynlibrary.org.

Inclusive Services is partially funded by Coordinated Outreach Library Services aid from the New York State Education Department, administered by the State Library’s Division of Library Development. Additional support is provided by Stop & Stor Charitable Fund and through endowment funds established by The Joseph LeRoy and Ann C. Warner Fund and the Ilma F. Kern Foundation.

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