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.
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