Connecting with Direct-Support Providers in your Community – Grow Education Series

15 Dec, 2021

Grow Education Series

ABLE2 is offering a series of virtual workshops to help families create a safe and secure future for a loved one with a disability.

Workshop Description

The presentation “Connecting with Direct-Support Providers in your Community” will inform caregivers on Respiteservices.com, which is a secure network for families that need respite and access to services. This network is managed and hosted by Service Coordination Support (SCS) located in Ottawa. Respiteservices.com incorporates a Worker Bank that provides workers to families who are in need of respite and /or developmental programming for their loved one with a disability.

Janet Abou-Chaaya is the RespiteServices.com Worker Bank Coordinator at Service Coordination Support for 4 years. She has spent her career effectively recruiting candidates with top talent for a wide variety of positions. Janet develops relationships with local universities, colleges, and community partners, as well as encourages referrals and word of mouth to expand her recruitment network. Through RespiteServices.com, she facilitates respite options that empower individuals with differing abilities and their families to lead active and rewarding lives.  

Who should attend?

Parents and caregivers of a loved one with a disability and professionals in the community.

Workshop Details

Facilitators:  Janet Abou-Chaaya

Day & Date: Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm

Cost: $0 per person – This workshop is funded by the City of Ottawa

Registration: Please register using the link below. Registered participants will be sent the Zoom link to access the workshop prior to the workshop.

NOTE: Registration closes at 5:00 pm on December 15, 2021. No registrations will be accepted after this time.

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