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Upcoming Events

Feb
21
Wed
Foster Care Orientation presented by Office of Children’s Services @ LINKS Mat Su Parent Resource Center
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Anyone who has ever considered opening their homes to children in need, this orientation is for you. Attending orientation is the first step to becoming a licensed foster parent and will provide an overview of the agency and role of Alaska’s foster parents.

Call OCS @ 357-9797 to sign up.

Paths To Adoption in Alaska presented by ACRF @ LINKS Mat Su Parent Resource Center
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Are you interested in learning more about Foster Care and Adoption in Alaska?

Join Betsy Woodin from Alaska Center for Resource Families (ACRF)…

 Call Betsy @ ACRF at 376-4678 to register

 To learn more about foster care and adoption visit Alaska Center for Resource Families’ website at www.acrf.org.

Mar
14
Wed
FASD 201 @ LINKS
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Presented by Betsy Woodin
Family Support Specialist
Alaska Center for Resource Families

Where: LINKS Mat Su Parent Resource Center
When: Wednesday March 14, 2018
Time: 12pm – 4pm
Please RSVP at 373-3632

A brief review of the biomedical foundations of FASD followed by the presentation of activities and tolls that can assist with the development of successful, individualized intervention strategies for individuals with an FASD.

The overall goal of the training is for participants to:

*Learn what interventions and supports have been found to be effective and promising for individuals with FASD and

*Practice using problem-solving tools that may be helpful in their own environments

Mar
21
Wed
Foster Care Orientation presented by Office of Children’s Services @ LINKS Mat Su Parent Resource Center
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Anyone who has ever considered opening their homes to children in need, this orientation is for you. Attending orientation is the first step to becoming a licensed foster parent and will provide an overview of the agency and role of Alaska’s foster parents.

Call OCS @ 357-9797 to sign up.

Paths To Adoption in Alaska presented by ACRF @ LINKS Mat Su Parent Resource Center
Mar 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Are you interested in learning more about Foster Care and Adoption in Alaska?

Join Betsy Woodin from Alaska Center for Resource Families (ACRF)…

 Call Betsy @ ACRF at 376-4678 to register

 To learn more about foster care and adoption visit Alaska Center for Resource Families’ website at www.acrf.org.

LINKS News

Alzheimer’s Resource Center Summer Trainings

Legal Issues for  Caregivers Tuesday  July 19th 12:00-1:00pm Go ToMeeting AND/OR Conference Call Contact: Amber Smith Phone: 907-586-6044 Email:asmith@alzalaska.org   … Continue reading

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If I knew then what I know now, Parent Panel Discussion

LINKS will be hosting two parent panels addressing parenting experiences gained from raising children with disabilities. The first will be … Continue reading

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Free Tax Prep Services in the Valley

Here is the list of Free Tax prep locations and times throughout the Valley. There are certain types of returns … Continue reading

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College Program for Young Adults with Disabilities

Above is our flyer for the upcoming presentations by Shepard’s College at Finger Lake Elementary on their post secondary program … Continue reading

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College Transition Programs

LINKS and the Mat-Su Borough School District are collaborating to offer parents a training and orientation program for families seeking … Continue reading

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Part D Open Enrollment Schedule

We will be having enrollment event throughout the valley, from Talkeetna to Sutton. Check out the flyer for exact dates … Continue reading

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Come play Golf for Charity!

The Friends of Palmer Golf Course have chosen MSSCA to be the recipient of the funds they raise this year … Continue reading

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