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World of Opportunities Expo

September 15 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Free
Learn more about businesses serving the special needs population at Marbridge Foundation’s annual World of Opportunities Expo.
 
Attendees are invited to visit with special needs service providers, listen to industry experts, and receive educational materials to consider the best routes for providing for well-being of your loved one.
Schedule of Speakers
9-9:45 Lamarque Polvado- CareStarter
“It’s out There, Look now, but you have to know how! ” – Lamarque will be speaking on how to find great resources for individuals with special needs
10-10:45 Julia Nickerson- Julia Nickerson Law Firm
“When it’s time to decide, ‘Who’ will be my guide?”- Julia will discuss the differences between guardianship, POA, and Supported Decision Making Agreements
11-11:45 Marbridge Family Panel
“Let Go and Let Fly, Mom and Dad, it’s My Time!”- The parents will discuss handling the emotions associated with a special needs child leaving home
12-12:45 James Williams-Bloom Consulting
“Left Foot, Right Foot, Put Your Best Foot Forward” – James will address skills to practice at home in preparation for transition to a residential community or independent living arrangement

Please RSVP using the form above or to the Marbridge Admissions Department to attend: 512.735.2704 or jhudson@marbridge.org

Details

Date:
September 15
Time:
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Marbridge Campus
2310 Bliss Spillar Road
Manchaca,TX78652United States
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Phone:
(512) 282-1144
Website:
https://www.marbridge.org

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RSVP Required
Yes - jhudson@marbridge.org