East End Disability Associates will be hold a family advocacy meeting for parents and caregivers of its clients on Oct. 11 at the Henry Pfeifer Community Center, 4062 Grumman Blvd., Calverton. Light refreshments will be served beginning at 6 p.m. followed by the meeting at 6:30.

According to the EEDA’s website, the meeting will focus on advocacy (keeping caregivers abreast of legislation impacting them), fundraising (creating a support network to raise funds), and social networks (establishing family-centered activities to foster support and friendship among client families).

Supervised respite care will be available at the center during the event.

Donations for the RewearABLE program can be dropped off at the center during the meeting. (See prior story.)

Click here to RSVP.

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