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Guardianship: A Rush to the Courthouse of Last Resort?

Guest Speaker: Judge Brooke Allen, Tarrant County Probate Court 2 Have you been told you need a guardian?Have you been advised to seek guardianship of your child with a disability?Are you wondering if this is the right choice?Do you need help in breaking down and assessing ALL options? If so, you won’t want to miss…

Safety Net Program

The Safety Net Program is a 6 week virtual money management program designed for individuals with IDD ages 14 & older. Sessions will be held on the following Thursdays from 5pm – 6pm. There is no cost to attend. We do ask that you plan to attend all sessions. February 4February 11February 18February 25March 4March…

The Self-Determination Group February 2021 Monthly Meeting

The Self-Determination Group (The SDG) is a grassroots self-advocacy group of adults with disabilities - all disabilities welcome. We serve to: educate, advocate for, and support the concept of self-determination, andtake actions that promote the human rights & inclusion of PWD. During this months meeting we will continue to develop goals and our budget for…

Disability Day of Mourning

Remembering people with disabilities murdered by family or caretakers. People with disabilities are twice as likely as non-disabled people to be victims of violent crime. Every year, dozens of people with disabilities are killed by family members or caregivers. Too often the coverage focuses on sympathy for the murderer, because they had to live with…