Family Peer Support Services To Offer Webinar Series

MAYVILLE – Family Peer Support Services, which is a part of the Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene, is offering a free webinar series from the Parent Network of Western New York, to local families. Beginning in early June and running through July the webinars will touch on a variety of topics such as Preventing Parent Burnout for Children with Special Needs, Healthcare, Housing Options, and Education. The webinars will be available at the Jamestown Community College campuses in both Dunkirk and Jamestown. The dates are as follows:

Tuesday, June 17: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Education Records Organizer, JCC, Hultquist Building, Room 211, 525 Falconer St. in Jamestown; JCC North County Training Center, Room 115, 10807 Bennett Road in Dunkirk

Thursday, June 19: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Education Records Organizer, JCC, Carnahan Building, Room 123, 525 Falconer St. in Jamestown.; JCC North County Training Center, Room 115, 10807 Bennett Road in Dunkirk

Monday, June 23: 12:30-2:30 p.m. A Guide for Families to Understanding Supports and Services, JCC, Hultquist Building, Room 211, 525 Falconer St. in Jamestown; JCC North County Training Center, Room 115, 10807 Bennett Road in Dunkirk

Wednesday, June 25: 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Health Care Notebook Overview, JCC, Carnahan Building, Room 123, 525 Falconer St. in Jamestown; JCC North County Training Center, Room 115, 10807 Bennett Road in Dunkirk

Thursday: 9:30-11:30 a.m. Housing Options for People with Disabilities in NYS, JCC, Hultquist Building, Room 211, 525 Falconer St. in Jamestown; JCC North County Training Center, Room 115, 10807 Bennett Road in Dunkirk

Tuesday, July 1: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Grief, Loss and Adjustment for Parents of Children with Special Needs, JCC, Carnahan Building, Room 123, 525 Falconer St. in Jamestown; JCC North County Training Center, Room 115, 10807 Bennett Road in Dunkirk

Tuesday: 5:30-7 p.m. Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs, JCC, Carnahan Building, Room 120, 525 Falconer St. in Jamestown; JCC North County Training Center, Room 115, 10807 Bennett Road in Dunkirk

Wednesday, July 9: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Volunteer Support Parent Training, JCC, Carnahan Building, Room 120, 525 Falconer St. in Jamestown

Wednesday, July 9: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Housing Options for People with Disabilities in NYS, JCC, Carnahan Building, Room 120, 525 Falconer St. in Jamestown; JCC North County Training Center, Room 115, 10807 Bennett Road in Dunkirk

For further information contact Melody Morris at 753-4157.