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1

03/31-04/02: 3 Vaccination Clinics at Hollywood Presbyterian Open for Lanterman Clients and Families

8am–5pm

Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center has three (3) vaccination clinics and is sharing the registration links with Lanterman Regional Center clients and families. The hospital is located at 1300 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90027.

Eligibility includes regional center clients 16 years of age and older, parents as non-paid caregivers, and effective April 1, all adults 50 years or older. Sign up now before all three clinics fill up!

Below are the links for this week. They are running the clinics from March 31 to April 2, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

You must register online for an appointment:

March 31: https://www.caprepmod.org/reg/1360423925

April 1: https://www.caprepmod.org/reg/9012715369

April 2: https://www.caprepmod.org/reg/7213915062

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Self-Determination Committee Meeting

4:30pm

For more information about the self-determination committee and the meetings, contact Frank Lara at 213.252.4902 or flara@lanterman.org.

View agendas and meeting details for upcoming meetings and minutes from past meetings

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Apr
2

03/31-04/02: 3 Vaccination Clinics at Hollywood Presbyterian Open for Lanterman Clients and Families

8am–5pm

Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center has three (3) vaccination clinics and is sharing the registration links with Lanterman Regional Center clients and families. The hospital is located at 1300 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90027.

Eligibility includes regional center clients 16 years of age and older, parents as non-paid caregivers, and effective April 1, all adults 50 years or older. Sign up now before all three clinics fill up!

Below are the links for this week. They are running the clinics from March 31 to April 2, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

You must register online for an appointment:

March 31: https://www.caprepmod.org/reg/1360423925

April 1: https://www.caprepmod.org/reg/9012715369

April 2: https://www.caprepmod.org/reg/7213915062

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Apr
3

It’s Potty Time! Play Series

11am–12pm

Special Workshops

This three-week series provides a fun way to introduce the potty training concept. Children will learn potty time signs, sing songs, hear stories about using the potty, and a parent workshop to provide parents with techniques. The series starts on Apil 3, 2021.

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¡Es hora de ir al baño! Serie de juegos

11am–12pm

Special Workshops

Esta serie de tres semanas ofrece una forma divertida de presentar el concepto de entrenamiento para ir al baño. Los niños aprenderán los signos del tiempo para ir al baño, cantarán canciones, escucharán historias sobre cómo usar el baño, y un taller para padres para proporcionarles técnicas. La serie comienza el 3 de abril de 2021.

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Sibling Saturday

12:30pm

Recreational support group for sibilings ages 5 to 12 of individuals with developmental disabilities. [in English]

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Apr
5

Bases y Fundamentos de la Salud Mental - La Recuperación es un Proceso y Hay Esperanza

5:30pm

Special Workshops

TENGA EN CUENTA QUE ESTA CLASE ES LLENA Y LA INSCRIPCIÓN ESTÁ CERRADA.

El Centro Regional Lanterman, en colaboración con NAMI, les invita a participar en la serie de seis semanas de Salud Mental en 5, 15, 19 y 26 de abril de 2021 y 3 y 13 de mayo de 2021, 5:30 p.m. a 8 p.m., a través del Zoom.

  • Clase 1: Introducción: No es su culpa; las enfermedades mental son trastornos del cerebro
  • Clase 2: Biología de los trastornos mentales; cómo obtener un diagnóstico acertado
  • Clase 3: Tratamiento, descripción general de opciones basadas en evidencia
  • Clase 4: La carga objetiva y subjetiva de la familia
  • Clase 5: Descripción general de los organismos de salud, educación y justicia de menores con los que está relacionado el bienestar de su hijo
  • Clase 6: Defensa y promoción, repaso y distribución de certificados y evaluaciones

Espacio es limitado a 20 personas, se requiere registración, haga clic: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0scOCtpjovHdVsNcomEFX_5LVlZxKejneN

Si tiene preguntas, contacte a Joe Perales al 213.252.4986 o jperales@lanterman.org.

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Apr
6

Sign, Say and Play: A Baby Signs Program

11am–12pm

Special Workshops

Lanterman's Koch-Young Resource Center presents Sign, Say and Play: A Baby Signs Program. Gives babies a way to “talk” with their parent - before they can talk. For parents and children birth to 5 years old to attend together, families will learn useful signs for mealtime, bedtime, bathtime and expressing feelings. In addition, parents will learn simple ways to support their baby’s intellectual and social-emotional development. The first session in a four-session series starts on March 23, 2021.

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Service Coordination Advocacy Training

4:30pm

This four-week course provides families with the necessary skills and knowledge about the regional center system to make them informed partners and advocates for their family member with special needs.

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Apr
7

April 7 and 29 - Free COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics at LACC - Appointment Required

9am–5pm

The Community Resource Center in Metro L.A. has partnered with USC School of Pharmacy and Los Angeles City College (LACC) to launch a COVID-19 vaccination site for health plan members, as well as community members who are currently eligible under the County guidelines.

The no cost vaccine is available during their drive-thru and walk-up event on Wednesday, April 7 and Thursday, April 29 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Los Angeles City College’s Lot on 4100 Marathon St., Los Angeles, CA 90029.

Vaccine supply is limited and an appointment is required.

L.A. Care recommends that everyone who is eligible for the vaccine gets vaccinated.

To help schedule an appointment for the COVID-19 vaccine, visit http://www.lacare.org/MetroLAVaccine to register online or call 213.428.1457 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. for assistance. ***Please be sure to log off AFTER you’ve scheduled your appointment (top right corner) if you will be scheduling an appointment for someone else***

For more information about COVID-19, please visit www.lacare.org/vaccine.

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Korean Parent Support Group

2pm–4pm

For Korean-speaking families of individuals with special needs of all ages and disabilities. [in Korean]

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De Mi Familia A Su Familia

3pm–5pm

Grupo para familias con ninos de todos edades con autismo. [en Espanol]

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Cafecito con el Centro Regional Lanterman

3pm–5pm

Los invitamos a charlar con el personal ejecutivo del Centro Regional Lanterman.

Patrocinado por el grupo de apoyo De Mi Familia A Su Familia en miércoles, 7 de abril de 2021, 3-5 p.m. a través de Zoom.

Haga clic para regístrese: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMkde6uqDMsHNX3y0TxXkxdsxQ_TyYlzf4H

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Apr
8

Tutela Limitadas y Alternativas: Tomar decisiones correctas por nuestros hijos es importante

5:30pm

Special Workshops

El Centro Regional Lanterman, en colaboración con Disability Rights California, les invita a participar en el taller de  "Tutela limitadas y alternativas" en 8 de abril de 2021, 5:30 p.m. a 6:30 p.m., a través del Zoom.

  • ¿Qué es la Tutela?
  • ¿Cuáles son los diferentes tipos de Tutelas?
  • ¿Qué puedo hacer si no estoy de acuerdo con el tutor o quiero cancelar la Tutela limitada?
  • ¿Hay otras alternativas menos restrictivas que la Tutela limitada?
  • ¿Cuáles son las alternativas generals y especificas?

Espacio es limitado, se requiere registración, haga clic: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUqde-grTgqGdCLXG2QQJuno0AbowFk1-uN

Si tiene preguntas, contacte a Joe Perales al 213.252.4986 o jperales@lanterman.org.

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Apr
9

El Programa de CalABLE: Más posibilidades que nunca para un futuro

3:30pm

Special Workshops

En colaboración con el Consejo Estatal de Discapacidades del Desarrollo, el Centro Regional Lanterman les invita a participar en un taller sobre el programa de CalABLE en viernes, 9 de abril de 3:30 a 5:30 p.m. a través de Zoom.

  • Aprenda que es el programa de CalABLE
  • Como aplicar para el programa CalABLE
  • Quienes son elegibles
  • Como establecer una cuenta
  • Como invertir en el programa de CalABLE
  • Transferencias (Planes de Ahorro) y mucho mas...
  • Que pasa cuando la cuenta se sobre pasa del limite de CalABLE

Espacio es limitado, se requiere registración, haga clic: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtcuippzsrGtU5TsN1lNAoSZRNFepnZvQi

Contacte a Joe Perales al 213.252.4986 or jperales@lanterman.org.

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Apr
10

Peer 2 Peer Group

10am–12pm

For clients with special needs over the age of 18 years. Must be able to be in community and be independent with personal care. [in English]

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April 10 - Celebrate Sibling Day with Elizabeth Espinosa

10am–12pm

The California Sibling Leadership Network invites you to join them on Saturday, April 10 at 10 a.m. for a special celeb guest speaker - Elizabeth Espinosa, Emmy award-winning journalist, radio host and proud sibling to Christian. She will be talking about balancing a high-profile career with advocacy for disabiliy rights.

CaliforniaSibs meetups are for the siblings of people with disabilities. They rotate between casual support group-style discussions and special guest speakers.

This event is intended for adult siblings of individuals with disabilities. RSVP at https://www.meetup.com/CaliforniaSibs/events/276033144/.

E-mail info@californiasibs.org if you have any questions.

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It’s Potty Time! Play Series

11am–12pm

Special Workshops

This three-week series provides a fun way to introduce the potty training concept. Children will learn potty time signs, sing songs, hear stories about using the potty, and a parent workshop to provide parents with techniques. The series starts on Apil 3, 2021.

Read More

¡Es hora de ir al baño! Serie de juegos

11am–12pm

Special Workshops

Esta serie de tres semanas ofrece una forma divertida de presentar el concepto de entrenamiento para ir al baño. Los niños aprenderán los signos del tiempo para ir al baño, cantarán canciones, escucharán historias sobre cómo usar el baño, y un taller para padres para proporcionarles técnicas. La serie comienza el 3 de abril de 2021.

Read More

Sibling Saturday

12:30pm

Recreational support group for sibilings ages 5 to 12 of individuals with developmental disabilities. [in English]

Read More

Autism Spectrum Friendships, Relationships and Resilience

2pm–3:30pm

Special Workshops

Eight session virtual series Presented by Foothill Autism Alliance starting Saturday, February 27.

Friendships are the foundation of relationships. Close personal friends will stick up for each other in front of others, answer questions honestly (in a kind way), help each other when there is a need, and enjoy spending time together. Friends are an outlet that can prevent feeling lonely and depressed.This workshop series will focus on skills and strategies to forming friendships and developing relationships. Following each session for our adults on the spectrum is a session for their parents and caregivers, who will learn how to practice and support the process of building friendships and romantic relationships.

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Apr
12

CAC Meeting

4:30pm

Providing input, advice and counsel on policies, services and programs for clients and families offered by Lanterman Regional Center.

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La Esperanza

6pm–8pm

Para familias con ninos con discapacidades del desarrollo de edades 15 anos y mayores. [en Espanol]

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Apr
13

2021 Virtual Self-Advocacy Conference

9am–12pm

Special Workshops

Are you a young adult with disabilities ages 14-26, or someone who supports them, then register now for the 2021 Virtual Self-Advocacy Conference: https://ricv.wufoo.com/forms/virtual-selfadvocacy-conference-2021/

Every Tuesday via Zoom, April 13 to May 4, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Topics include self-care, healthy bodies, work and more.
 

Read More

Sign, Say and Play: A Baby Signs Program

11am–12pm

Special Workshops

Lanterman's Koch-Young Resource Center presents Sign, Say and Play: A Baby Signs Program. Gives babies a way to “talk” with their parent - before they can talk. For parents and children birth to 5 years old to attend together, families will learn useful signs for mealtime, bedtime, bathtime and expressing feelings. In addition, parents will learn simple ways to support their baby’s intellectual and social-emotional development. The first session in a four-session series starts on March 23, 2021.

Read More

Service Coordination Advocacy Training

4:30pm

This four-week course provides families with the necessary skills and knowledge about the regional center system to make them informed partners and advocates for their family member with special needs.

Read More

Padres Unidos Lanterman

6pm–8pm

Para familias con ninos con discapacidades del desarrollo de todas las edades. [en Espanol]

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Workshop Series for Adults on the Spectrum who are in Romantic Relationships

6:30pm

Special Workshops

This six-session virtual workshop series presented by Foothill Autsim Alliance is for individuals on the autism spectrum who are in a romantic relationship. The workshop series will teach essential life skills including the social communication critical towards developing an emotionally and sexually healthy relationship. Participation of couples is highly encouraged.

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Apr
14

Chinese Parent Support Group

10am–11:30am

For Chinese-speaking families who have children with special needs of all ages. [in Chinese]

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Grupo de Apoyo Lanterman

10am–12pm

Para familias con niños de todas edades con necesidades especiales. [en Espanol]

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LGBT Support Group

6pm–8pm

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender
For clients with special needs. [in English]

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Foothill Autism Alliance - Network Resource Meetings

7pm–9:30pm

Educational group for families of children with autism. [in English]

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Apr
15

Bases y Fundamentos de la Salud Mental - La Recuperación es un Proceso y Hay Esperanza

5:30pm

Special Workshops

TENGA EN CUENTA QUE ESTA CLASE ES LLENA Y LA INSCRIPCIÓN ESTÁ CERRADA.

El Centro Regional Lanterman, en colaboración con NAMI, les invita a participar en la serie de seis semanas de Salud Mental en 5, 15, 19 y 26 de abril de 2021 y 3 y 13 de mayo de 2021, 5:30 p.m. a 8 p.m., a través del Zoom.

  • Clase 1: Introducción: No es su culpa; las enfermedades mental son trastornos del cerebro
  • Clase 2: Biología de los trastornos mentales; cómo obtener un diagnóstico acertado
  • Clase 3: Tratamiento, descripción general de opciones basadas en evidencia
  • Clase 4: La carga objetiva y subjetiva de la familia
  • Clase 5: Descripción general de los organismos de salud, educación y justicia de menores con los que está relacionado el bienestar de su hijo
  • Clase 6: Defensa y promoción, repaso y distribución de certificados y evaluaciones

Espacio es limitado a 20 personas, se requiere registración, haga clic: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0scOCtpjovHdVsNcomEFX_5LVlZxKejneN

Si tiene preguntas, contacte a Joe Perales al 213.252.4986 o jperales@lanterman.org.

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Apr
17

PPE Giveaway for Lanterman Families

10am–12pm

Lanterman’s PPE distribution is back.

This drive-through event is only for Lanterman clients living at home.

Distribution pick-up locations:

  • Los Angeles area: Saturday, April 17, 2021, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Glendale area: Saturday, April 24, 2021, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

REGISTRATION is REQUIRED: https://forms.gle/eBVbhGTgjdqxRtcA9

  • Supply is limited and registration will be closed based on availability.
  • You can register one client per family only.

Contact the Koch-Young Resource Center at 213.252.5600 or kyrc@lanterman.org if you have questions or need assistance.

Read More

It’s Potty Time! Play Series

11am–12pm

Special Workshops

This three-week series provides a fun way to introduce the potty training concept. Children will learn potty time signs, sing songs, hear stories about using the potty, and a parent workshop to provide parents with techniques. The series starts on Apil 3, 2021.

Read More

¡Es hora de ir al baño! Serie de juegos

11am–12pm

Special Workshops

Esta serie de tres semanas ofrece una forma divertida de presentar el concepto de entrenamiento para ir al baño. Los niños aprenderán los signos del tiempo para ir al baño, cantarán canciones, escucharán historias sobre cómo usar el baño, y un taller para padres para proporcionarles técnicas. La serie comienza el 3 de abril de 2021.

Read More

Sibling Saturday

12:30pm

Recreational support group for sibilings ages 5 to 12 of individuals with developmental disabilities. [in English]

Read More

TACA ~ Talk About Curing Autism

1pm–3:30pm

Parent meetings that feature educational speakers on important topics and peer support for parents of chidlren with autism. [in English]

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Autism Spectrum Friendships, Relationships and Resilience

2pm–3:30pm

Special Workshops

Eight session virtual series Presented by Foothill Autism Alliance starting Saturday, February 27.

Friendships are the foundation of relationships. Close personal friends will stick up for each other in front of others, answer questions honestly (in a kind way), help each other when there is a need, and enjoy spending time together. Friends are an outlet that can prevent feeling lonely and depressed.This workshop series will focus on skills and strategies to forming friendships and developing relationships. Following each session for our adults on the spectrum is a session for their parents and caregivers, who will learn how to practice and support the process of building friendships and romantic relationships.

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Apr
19

Bases y Fundamentos de la Salud Mental - La Recuperación es un Proceso y Hay Esperanza

5:30pm

Special Workshops

TENGA EN CUENTA QUE ESTA CLASE ES LLENA Y LA INSCRIPCIÓN ESTÁ CERRADA.

El Centro Regional Lanterman, en colaboración con NAMI, les invita a participar en la serie de seis semanas de Salud Mental en 5, 15, 19 y 26 de abril de 2021 y 3 y 13 de mayo de 2021, 5:30 p.m. a 8 p.m., a través del Zoom.

  • Clase 1: Introducción: No es su culpa; las enfermedades mental son trastornos del cerebro
  • Clase 2: Biología de los trastornos mentales; cómo obtener un diagnóstico acertado
  • Clase 3: Tratamiento, descripción general de opciones basadas en evidencia
  • Clase 4: La carga objetiva y subjetiva de la familia
  • Clase 5: Descripción general de los organismos de salud, educación y justicia de menores con los que está relacionado el bienestar de su hijo
  • Clase 6: Defensa y promoción, repaso y distribución de certificados y evaluaciones

Espacio es limitado a 20 personas, se requiere registración, haga clic: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0scOCtpjovHdVsNcomEFX_5LVlZxKejneN

Si tiene preguntas, contacte a Joe Perales al 213.252.4986 o jperales@lanterman.org.

Read More
Apr
20

2021 Virtual Self-Advocacy Conference

9am–12pm

Special Workshops

Are you a young adult with disabilities ages 14-26, or someone who supports them, then register now for the 2021 Virtual Self-Advocacy Conference: https://ricv.wufoo.com/forms/virtual-selfadvocacy-conference-2021/

Every Tuesday via Zoom, April 13 to May 4, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Topics include self-care, healthy bodies, work and more.
 

Read More

Service Coordination Advocacy Training

4:30pm

This four-week course provides families with the necessary skills and knowledge about the regional center system to make them informed partners and advocates for their family member with special needs.

Read More

Workshop Series for Adults on the Spectrum who are in Romantic Relationships

6:30pm

Special Workshops

This six-session virtual workshop series presented by Foothill Autsim Alliance is for individuals on the autism spectrum who are in a romantic relationship. The workshop series will teach essential life skills including the social communication critical towards developing an emotionally and sexually healthy relationship. Participation of couples is highly encouraged.

Read More

Armenian Parent Support Group

6:30pm

For Armenian-speaking families who have children with special needs of all ages. [in Armenian and English]

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Apr
21

지역 센터 이해 (Understanding the Regional Center in Korean)

4:30pm

Regularly Offered Training Opportunities

This orientation session provides basic necessary information and knowledge about the regional center system, what services are available and how to obtain information and resources./Esta sesión de orientación ofrece información necesaria básica y el conocimiento acerca del sistema de centros regionales, que servicios están disponibles, y donde puede obtener información y recursos./이 오리엔테이션 세션에서는 지역 센터 시스템에 대한 기본적인 필수 정보와 지식, 이용 가능한 서비스, 정보 및 자원 획득 방법을 제공합니다.

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Como Entender el Centro Regional

4:30pm

Regularly Offered Training Opportunities

This orientation session provides basic necessary information and knowledge about the regional center system, what services are available and how to obtain information and resources./Esta sesión de orientación ofrece información necesaria básica y el conocimiento acerca del sistema de centros regionales, que servicios están disponibles, y donde puede obtener información y recursos./이 오리엔테이션 세션에서는 지역 센터 시스템에 대한 기본적인 필수 정보와 지식, 이용 가능한 서비스, 정보 및 자원 획득 방법을 제공합니다.

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Understanding the Regional Center

4:30pm

Regularly Offered Training Opportunities

This orientation session provides basic necessary information and knowledge about the regional center system, what services are available and how to obtain information and resources./Esta sesión de orientación ofrece información necesaria básica y el conocimiento acerca del sistema de centros regionales, que servicios están disponibles, y donde puede obtener información y recursos./이 오리엔테이션 세션에서는 지역 센터 시스템에 대한 기본적인 필수 정보와 지식, 이용 가능한 서비스, 정보 및 자원 획득 방법을 제공합니다.

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Apr
22

Sensory and Feeding Workshop: Re-Thinking Eating and Making Food Fun for the Picky Eater!

4pm–6pm

Special Workshops

Smile Pediatric Therapy and Diagnostics presents a Sensory and Feeding Workshop: Re-Thinking Eating and Making Food Fun for the Picky Eater! on Thursday, April 22, 2021 from 4-6 p.m. via Zoom.

  • Does your child have difficulty eating?
  • Do you feel stressed when feeding your child?
  • Does your child refuse to look at, touch, smell or taste new foods?
  • Do mealtimes often end in tears?

If you answered yes to any of the above, then come join us during our virtual workshop to learn strategies for making meal times fun and enjoyable for children who are picky eaters and who are between the ages of 1 year to 5 years+.

Registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAqcOChrD0jGtI0v0Zp70Q_9z2VZ1Unz52P

If you have any questions, contact Paola Coronado at pcoronado@lanterman.org or 213.252.8348.

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Seguro Social - SSI: Asegurando el presente y el futuro de sus hijos

6pm–8pm

Special Workshops

En Centro Regional Lanterman, en colaboración con la Administración del Seguro Social, les invita a participar en un taller del SSI en jueves, 22 de abril de 6 a 8 p.m. a través de Zoom.

  • ¿Qué es el Seguro Social?
  • ¿Cuál es la elegibilidad para recibir beneficios del Seguro Social?
  • ¿Qué sucede cuando su niño cumple los 18 años?
  • ¿Cuáles son los beneficios del Seguro Social para adultos con descapacidades desde la niñez?
  • ¿Cuáles son las reglas de SSI sobre ingresos y re-cursos?
  • ¿Cómo solicitar los pagos de SSI o los beneficios de SSDI y cómo usted puede ayudar?

Espacio es limitado, se requiere registración, haga clic: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0pf-moqTkrGtF2JAJDMYIqn8uCx3qwnp-f

Contacte a Joe Perales al 213.252.4986 or jperales@lanterman.org.

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Apr
24

Peer 2 Peer Group

10am–12pm

For clients with special needs over the age of 18 years. Must be able to be in community and be independent with personal care. [in English]

Read More

PPE Giveaway for Lanterman Families

10am–12pm

Lanterman’s PPE distribution is back.

This drive-through event is only for Lanterman clients living at home.

Distribution pick-up locations:

  • Los Angeles area: Saturday, April 17, 2021, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Glendale area: Saturday, April 24, 2021, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

REGISTRATION is REQUIRED: https://forms.gle/eBVbhGTgjdqxRtcA9

  • Supply is limited and registration will be closed based on availability.
  • You can register one client per family only.

Contact the Koch-Young Resource Center at 213.252.5600 or kyrc@lanterman.org if you have questions or need assistance.

Read More

Sibling Saturday

12:30pm

Recreational support group for sibilings ages 5 to 12 of individuals with developmental disabilities. [in English]

Read More

Autism Spectrum Friendships, Relationships and Resilience

2pm–3:30pm

Special Workshops

Eight session virtual series Presented by Foothill Autism Alliance starting Saturday, February 27.

Friendships are the foundation of relationships. Close personal friends will stick up for each other in front of others, answer questions honestly (in a kind way), help each other when there is a need, and enjoy spending time together. Friends are an outlet that can prevent feeling lonely and depressed.This workshop series will focus on skills and strategies to forming friendships and developing relationships. Following each session for our adults on the spectrum is a session for their parents and caregivers, who will learn how to practice and support the process of building friendships and romantic relationships.

Read More
Apr
26

Bases y Fundamentos de la Salud Mental - La Recuperación es un Proceso y Hay Esperanza

5:30pm

Special Workshops

TENGA EN CUENTA QUE ESTA CLASE ES LLENA Y LA INSCRIPCIÓN ESTÁ CERRADA.

El Centro Regional Lanterman, en colaboración con NAMI, les invita a participar en la serie de seis semanas de Salud Mental en 5, 15, 19 y 26 de abril de 2021 y 3 y 13 de mayo de 2021, 5:30 p.m. a 8 p.m., a través del Zoom.

  • Clase 1: Introducción: No es su culpa; las enfermedades mental son trastornos del cerebro
  • Clase 2: Biología de los trastornos mentales; cómo obtener un diagnóstico acertado
  • Clase 3: Tratamiento, descripción general de opciones basadas en evidencia
  • Clase 4: La carga objetiva y subjetiva de la familia
  • Clase 5: Descripción general de los organismos de salud, educación y justicia de menores con los que está relacionado el bienestar de su hijo
  • Clase 6: Defensa y promoción, repaso y distribución de certificados y evaluaciones

Espacio es limitado a 20 personas, se requiere registración, haga clic: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0scOCtpjovHdVsNcomEFX_5LVlZxKejneN

Si tiene preguntas, contacte a Joe Perales al 213.252.4986 o jperales@lanterman.org.

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Apr
27

2021 Virtual Self-Advocacy Conference

9am–12pm

Special Workshops

Are you a young adult with disabilities ages 14-26, or someone who supports them, then register now for the 2021 Virtual Self-Advocacy Conference: https://ricv.wufoo.com/forms/virtual-selfadvocacy-conference-2021/

Every Tuesday via Zoom, April 13 to May 4, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Topics include self-care, healthy bodies, work and more.
 

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How to Plan for a Disaster during the Pandemic?

3:30pm

Special Workshops

Lanterman Regional Center, in collaboration with the Red Cross, invites you to participate in a workshop on how to plan for a disaster during COVID-19 on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. via Zoom. Learn about:

  • What disasters could you face during the pandemic?
  • What steps should you take in case of an earthquake during the pandimic?
  • How to meet your basic needs in a natural disaster during the pandemic?
  • How to prepare your safety kit to meet your needs in case of a disaster during the pandemic?
  • What to do before, during and after a natural disaster during the pandemic?

Space is limited, registration required online: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAsc- 6tqjsoHtcn35680GWcFO6cDf4mxVe4

For questions, contact Joe Perales at 213.252.5600 or jperales@lanterman.org.

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Workshop Series for Adults on the Spectrum who are in Romantic Relationships

6:30pm

Special Workshops

This six-session virtual workshop series presented by Foothill Autsim Alliance is for individuals on the autism spectrum who are in a romantic relationship. The workshop series will teach essential life skills including the social communication critical towards developing an emotionally and sexually healthy relationship. Participation of couples is highly encouraged.

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Apr
28

Sibshops: Workshops for Siblings of Children with Special Needs

4pm–5:30pm

Special Workshops

Sibshops meets monthly and is for brothers and sisters, ages 8 to 14, with siblings with special needs. Join in for fun and educational Sibshops sessions the fourth Wednesday of each month from 4 to 5:30 p.m.

Registration in advance is required: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYrfuytqTkjGtUb2orr1-riDH1LpOAhE6Xw

For questions, contact the Koch-Young Resource Center at 213.252.5600 or kyrc@lanterman.org.

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Sibshops

4pm–6pm

Workshops for siblings between the ages of 8-14 of children with special needs served by the regional center. [in English]

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Taller Sensorial y de Alimentción: ¡Haciendo que la Comida sea Divertida para los Niños Exigentes!

4pm–6pm

Special Workshops

Smile Pediatric Therapy & Diagnostics presenta un Taller Sensorial y de Alimentción: ¡Haciendo que la Comida sea Divertida para los Niños Exigentes! en miércoles, 28 de abril de 2021, 4 a 6 p.m. a través de Zoom.

  • ¿Su hijo tiene dificultad para comer?
  • ¿Se siente estresado al alimentar a su hijo?
  • ¿Su hijo se niega a mirar, tocar, oler o probar nuevos alimentos?
  • ¿Las comidas a menudo terminan en lágrimas?

Si usted respondió que sí a cualquier de los anteriores, entonces registrese a este taller virtual para aprender estrategias para hacer que los tiempos de comida sean divertidos y agradables para los niños que son exigentes con la comida y que tienen entre las edades de 1 año a 5 años +.

Enlace de registro: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsd-yqrjsoGdPGesKr78KVygF20qpkGUQv

Para preguntas, contacte a Paola Coronado a pcoronado@lanterman.org o 213.252.8348.

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Board Meeting

6pm–8pm

Visit www.lanterman.org/lantermans_board_of_directors/ for more information about the board.

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Apr
29

April 7 and 29 - Free COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics at LACC - Appointment Required

9am–5pm

The Community Resource Center in Metro L.A. has partnered with USC School of Pharmacy and Los Angeles City College (LACC) to launch a COVID-19 vaccination site for health plan members, as well as community members who are currently eligible under the County guidelines.

The no cost vaccine is available during their drive-thru and walk-up event on Wednesday, April 7 and Thursday, April 29 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Los Angeles City College’s Lot on 4100 Marathon St., Los Angeles, CA 90029.

Vaccine supply is limited and an appointment is required.

L.A. Care recommends that everyone who is eligible for the vaccine gets vaccinated.

To help schedule an appointment for the COVID-19 vaccine, visit http://www.lacare.org/MetroLAVaccine to register online or call 213.428.1457 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. for assistance. ***Please be sure to log off AFTER you’ve scheduled your appointment (top right corner) if you will be scheduling an appointment for someone else***

For more information about COVID-19, please visit www.lacare.org/vaccine.

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¿Cómo Planear para un Desastre durante la Pandemia?

3:30pm

Special Workshops

El Centro Regional Lanterman, en colaboración con la Cruz Roja, les invita a participar en el taller de como planear para un desastre durante la Pandemia en jueves, 29 de abril de 3:30 a 5:30 p.m. a través de Zoom. Aprender sobre:

  • ¿Qué desastres podría enfrentar durante la pandemia?
  • ¿Qué pasos de bebemos de tomar durante un terremoto?
  • ¿Cómo cubrir sus necesidades básicas en un desastre durante la pandemia?
  • ¿Cómo preparar un kit de seguridad para cubrir sus nece-sidades durante un desastre?
  • ¿Qué hacer antes, durante y después de un desastre durante la pandemia?

Espacio es limitado, se requiere registración, haga clic: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMtc-mqqzssH90kO9a_csrHqKmOVkRJfd6-

Contacte a Joe Perales al 213.252.4986 or jperales@lanterman.org.

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Apr
30

Parents Collaborate Support Group

2pm–4am

For parents of individuals with special needs of all ages and disabilities. [in English]

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