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Students , parents, and professionals. Save the Date for Future Quest 2015

June 9, 2015 in Community Events, Education & Outreach

 

 

A message from FAIRFAX COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Future Quest 2015 
SAVE THE DATE:  Saturday,  November 14, 2015
George Mason University in the Johnson Center (Fairfax campus)
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Future Quest is a FREE College and Career Forum for students with disabilities, parents, and professionals.

Pre-registration will begin in the Fall of 2015.   What to know more?  Visit http://futurequest.gmu.edu

Participants will have the opportunity to spend time on Mason’s incredible Fairfax campus, select from a variety of workshops about Options After High School, Employment, Assistive Technology, and College and Career Planning.  The keynote speaker, Justin Graves will inspire participants to use their passion to help others by focusing on their abilities.  The Resource Fair will give participants the opportunity to browse community supports and services and better understand available resources as they transition to life.

What you can do to help advertise this event:

Contact us at futurequestnova@gmail.com

PAH Community Forum – Tuesday, May 20th from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

May 6, 2014 in Community Events

Providing Access to Healthcare and Community Resources for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community

We want your feedback! Please join us on Tuesday, May 20th from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm to discuss how PAH (Providing Access to Healthcare and Community Resources for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community) can improve our services to the residents of Prince William County, Lorton and North Stafford. We also want to hear from you about what services and programs you would like to see available for individuals that are Deaf, Hard of Hearing or Deaf-Blind. ASL Interpreters will be available. If you need other accommodations please request those by May 9 to cw@pahdeaf.org. A light dinner will be provided so please RSVP to cw@pahdeaf.org so we can have enough food for everyone.

The community forum will take place at PRTC, Upstairs Conference Room, 14700 Potomac Mills Road, Woodbridge, VA 22192.  There is free parking available.

We are looking forward to seeing you and hearing your feedback!

NVRC Spring Fling & Community Forum – April 5th

March 31, 2014 in Community News, NVRC Announcements

NVRC Spring FlingIt’s Almost Spring Fling Time!

NVRC posted 2/6/2014
updated 3/13/2014
updated 3/26/2014

For NVRC’s Spring Fling and Community Forum!

 

Plans are finalized for the Spring Fling and Community Forum! Please be sure to take our online survey and let us know what kinds of programs you would like to see in our accessible meeting room.  The results of the survey will be discussed at the Forum, (10:00-11:30). 

RSVP here for Lunch which will be available for $10.00 per person (children 6 and under eat free), including a drink from our snack bar. (12 noon – 2:00)

Community Information and Services Tables

Special Thanks to:
tmobile
for supporting
our Spring Fling event

The following sponsors will have printed information available all day during the event:

1. ALDA 8. Deaf Access
2. Harris Communications Catalog 9. NVAD
3. Lesner Hearing Center 10. Northern VA Cued Speech Assoc.
4. AT&T Virginia Relay 11. Providing Access to Healthcare (PAH)
5. Statewide Interagency Team (SIT) 12. Sorenson Communications
 6. VDDHH – VA Relay CapTel 13. Cochlear
7.  HLAA  14. Happy Hands

Door Prize  

Play the NVRC Milestones door prize game and enter your answer card
for a chance to win a computer desk from Office Depot.

Desk door prize

 

Raffle Items

Here’s a list of what you have a chance to win:
Tickets for raffle items will be  $1 each.
Drawing starts at 1:30 PM Sat. April 5th.

1. Quilt 10. Zephyr Hearing Aid Dryer
2. $50 Sephora gift card 11. Movie gift basket
3. $50 Trader Joes gift card 12. “Hark” the Gnome
4. $50 Container Store gift card 13. $25 Bed, Bath and Beyond gift card
5. $50 basket of Godiva Easter chocolates 14. $50 Nando’s Restaurant gift card
6. $120 restaurant gift cards 15. $50 eggspectation  Restaurant gift card
7. A pair of knitted bears 16. $75 Haircut at Zoe Salon & Spa
8. Knitted monkey 17. $25 Barnes and Noble gift card
9. Knitted elephant 18.  $50 restaurant gift cards($25 Great American Rest., and $25 Olive Garden)
KnittedDolls Quilt_raffle ALDAraffle

 

Hope to see you here!

Meeting Room Entrance

Event Location:
3951 Pender Drive,
Suite 130, Fairfax, VA 22030