At Easter Seals-Goodwill we're changing lives every day for people with disabilities and disadvantages across Montana, Idaho, Wyoming and Utah. It's the support of people just like you that makes it all possible. One way you can get involved is by participating in an Easter Seals-Goodwill event. Check out the list of events below, then come out and join in the fun.
Family members and others who are caring for aging loved ones are invited to join us in Great Falls, Montana the second Thursday of each month from noon to 1 pm for a brown bag presentation series. Each month we will host local professionals for an informative presentation on a variety of timely topics. Presentations will be held at Easter Seals-Goodwill's downtown location in the main conference room. For more information, please call Chelle Feist at 406-761-3746 or email email@example.com.
Our Children's Services staff in Utah offers a special 8-week class series for parents and their child with sensory processing issues. The class is geared toward children preschool through age six and provides a better understanding of each sensory area, teaches how to recognize sensory processing issues in your child, respond more effectively and make your child's world and your home happier and more peaceful. Classes are held in Provo and Salt Lake City. Check out our Wiggly Worm page for more details, class dates and registration information.
Our Children's Autism Services staff in Missoula, Montana offers a Parent Support Group meeting the second Sunday of each month. Our Billings staff holds a Parent Support Group the second Tuesday of the month. Both groups provide a place where parents or caregivers of a child with special needs can learn valuable information and gain support and encouragement from other parents. For information contact Kelly in Billings at 406-657-9728 or Abbey in Missoula at 406-217-8768.
We are offering a series of Kids Connect classes using Michelle Garcia's Winner’s “Think Social!” curriculum to help kids 8-13 who need extra support in learning and practicing social skills. The next session will begin June 18th in Missoula and is for girls only. We'll be offering a separate boys and girls group in both Billings and Missoula locations this September. Contact Kelly in Billings at 406-657-9728 or Abbey in Missoula at 406-217-8768 for information and to register. Cost is $200 for the 8-week session.
Siblings of children with special needs enjoy a day where they can just have fun and focus on being a kid in ourSummer Sibshop in Missoula, Montana. Sibshops provide a safe place where siblings can meet other kids like them, make new friends and talk about the pluses and challenges of having a brother or sister with a disability. We're offering a special Little Sibs Sibshop on June 13th in Missoula, just for young kids ages 4-7. Contact Abbey in Missoula at 406-217-8768 for more information. There is a small charge to help cover the cost of lunch.
Please Contact Us for information about other upcoming Easter-Seals-Goodwill events.