Entries by Shawna Maase

SOAR R&R on Feb 1, 2019 with a Superheroes Theme!!

The registration for SOAR R&R on Feb 1, 2019 with a Superheroes Theme is now open! Register online by clicking HERE! You will need to log in to register. Our siblings (5-13 y/o) will be having a great night of fun at BV Rec at 151st and Metcalf for a night of swimming in the heated pool!!! Superheroes will be joining us at Grace Church! We expect […]

Sensory Friendly Christmas Eve Services

Christmas Eve services at Grace Church. We will be offering Sensory Friendly Services during all of our services for your family. Our services will be as follows: South OP: Sat 12/22 – none; Sun 12/23 – 9/11am; Mon 12/24 – 2/4/6pm North OP: Sun 12/23 – 10am; Mon 12/24 – 5pm Olathe: Sun 12/23 – 9/10:45am; Mon 12/24 […]

Project SEARCH Informational Meeting – 1/31/2019

You’re invited to a Project SEARCH Informational Meeting! When: Thursday, January 31, 2019 Tuesday, February 5, 2019 (Select one date to attend) Time: 6:00 pm – 8 pm Where: Johnson County Administration Building 111 S. Cherry, Olathe, KS 66061 In Lower Level Room 200 Project SEARCH is an education and employment program model for individuals […]

SUPERHERO themed SOARly Needed R&R – FEB 1st!

Our next SOARly Needed R&R will be on February 1st and it will be Superhero themed. Keep your eye out in the next few weeks for more information about registration. Notice!!! We sold out this R&R in record time and had a long wait list.  To make it fair to all families, if you are on the wait list and DO NOT get accepted […]

SOAR R&R November 16th 6-9pm

The registration for SOAR R&R on Nov 16, 2018 from 6-9pm with a Christmas Theme is now open! You can sign up by clicking HERE!  Our siblings will be having a great night of fun at Redeemer Presbyterian Church!!! Santa and Mrs. Claus will be attending and we will have inflatables at both locations. You will need to log in to register, this will help […]

Parent Support Groups can be a source of learning helpful information, getting emotional support or just making good friends. Whatever your need, The Autism Society-The Heartland currently has four area support groups that meet on a monthly basis. Below is a list of the four groups, their meeting times and locations and a contact for […]

Wonderfully Made: Special Needs Conference!!

THE DATE IS COMING UP!!!  OCTOBER 25-26th, 2018 Wonderfully Made Special Needs conference is dedicated to providing “Strength for Today, and Hope for Tomorrow“ for families, ministry leaders, and professionals working with individuals with special needs. This two day conference will have three tracks available so attendees can engage in specialized breakout sessions designed to empower your involvement […]

Advance Voting

From our friends at SKIL Resource Center. Information about advanced voting. The election is just around the corner!  Consider applying for advanced voting today! Also, here is a link to a fact sheet created by the Disability Rights Center of KS about permanent advance voting for people with disabilities. Did you know permanent advance voting can make […]

Brain Injury Association FREE Webinar – Oct. 25th

Free Webinar – Butch Alterman – Survivor Mindfulness-based practices can bring people with brain injury a sense of well-being and empowerment. These techniques can help reduce stress and support healing. Please join this free, one-hour webinar, which covers the benefits of mindfulness-based practices, the basic science and evidence behind these practices, and practical ways to incorporate […]

JoCo Christmas Bureau Holiday Shop

It’s that time of year again to start thinking about Holiday Assistance. Your help is needed more than ever in reaching low-income families in Johnson County who are in need of food and gifts and would like to apply to shop at the JCCB. First day of enrollment-October 8th!! Please read this letter with information on how clients […]

Wonderfully Made Special Needs Conference on Oct 25-26

SOAR will be hosting the Wonderfully Made Special Needs Conference on Oct 25-26. We have 45 speakers coming in from all over the country for this conference. We have some amazing talks that are geared just for families that you will not want to miss. Some of the topics for you include: Employment for Individuals with […]