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CHILDCARE

Looking for a childcare? The Oklahoma Department of Human Services (OKDHS) wants to assist you in your search for quality child care for your child.

Choosing Child Care 

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AFFORDABLE CARE ACT (ACA)

 

What’s Going on with Congress

·         Autism CARES Act Passed Congress; Now Moves to President's Desk

·         House Committee Approves the "Achieving a Better Life Experience" (ABLE) Act

·         CHIP News

·         Health Equity Bill Introduced

·         Worth Repeating: Senate Committee Seeks Public Feedback on Disability and Poverty

For more information click on the link below:

ACA Tipsheets

 

 

 

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Advocacy Event for Youth with Disabilities

The Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services (DRS) is excited to announce a free upcoming event for youth with disabilities. The attached flyer contains all of the information as well as the link to access the online registration. To register each participant and chaperone visit: Advocacy Youth Event

    UPCOMING EVENTS

 Oct. 2-3: 15th Annual Chronic Illness and Disability  Conference via live broadcast hosted by OFN Register Here

·         Oct. 4: Bodies, Boundaries and Human Sexuality Workshop

Hosted by the Down Syndrome Association of Central Oklahoma

Visit www.dsaco.org for more information and to register.         

·          Oct. 9-12: National Self-Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE) Conference Renaissance Hotel and Cox Convention Center, OKC

·         Oct. 14: OFN Support Parent Training register here

·         Oct. 19:  Down Syndrome Association of Tulsa Buddy Walk

Central Park, Union Public School

Visit www.dsat.org/buddywalk.asp for more information.

·         Oct. 21: On the Road Family Perspective Conference

Shawnee, OK Click here for more information and to register.

·         Oct. 27-29: Oklahoma Transition Institute, Embassy Suites, Norman, OK

·         Nov. 14-15: Oklahoma Statewide Autism Conference Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center, Norman, OK Visit okautism.org/conference for more information and to register.

·         Dec. 4:  Free Special Education Law Training at UCO in Edmond.  If you are involved in schooling issues as a parent, advocate, administrator or educator, this training is crucial! Enroll here:

Free Special Education Law training

OFN WELCOMES

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