Events

Our events are now virtual

In response to COVID-19, The Swindells Center is transitioning our educational events to virtual platforms. Register at the links below and we will send information on how to log in to the webinars. For more details, call 503-215-2429 or send us an email.

Navigating the Tough Stuff: Suicide Awareness from the Family Perspective

Monday, October 19 | 6-7 p.m.
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Join Swindells Resource Center and Shawna Canada from the Oregon Family Support Network as we explore family and caregiver concerns of youth suicide.

Register online to receive a link to join the webinar.


Oregon ABLE Savings Plan

Tuesday, October 20 | 6-7 p.m.
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Join Kaellen Hessell from The Oregon Treasury Savings Network to learn about the Oregon ABLE Savings Plan.

Register online to receive a link to join the webinar.


Sensory PDX 2020 Series

Understanding and Treating Sensory Processing Disorder
Thursday, October 15 | 6-7:30 p.m. 
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Problem Solving Sensory Strategies for Home & School During Remote Learning
Thursday, November 19 | 6-7:30 p.m.
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Respira

En esos tiempos dificiles, el autocuidado es de suma importancia.

Unase con presentador R Bernal Cruz MSW de RAIN International
quien los guiará en cómo reconocer y lidiar con el estrés.

  • Cómo reducir el estrés, ansiedad y mantener la calma en el tiempo de Covid-19
  • Explorar qué es el estrés y nuestro bienestar emocional
  • Aprender los factores de riesgo y cómo protegernos
  • Qué es el autocuidado y desarrollar estrategias para afrontar lo.
  • Reconocer cuándo es necesario buscar ayuda y que tipos de ayuda

Wednesday, October 21 | 6-7 p.m. Gratis
Download flyer | Para registrar, swindells@providence.org | 503-215-2429


Native Families and Disability: Understanding Native Perspectives of Health and Disabilities

Join Judy Wiley, former Director of the National Indian Parent Information Center and member of the Apache Nation for this presentation.

Wednesday, October 28 | 6-7 p.m. 
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Transition to Adulthood: Decision making supports for adult children

Please join the Swindells Resource Center and Emily Braman of The Arc Oregon for an overview of the various decision making supports related to your child as they approach adulthood.

Tuesday, November 10 | 6-7:30 p.m. 
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Government Benefits Workshop: Government benefits for individuals who experience special needs

Please join the Swindells Resource Center and Hayley Palmer with the Abeona Group for an overview of programs that can help support your loved one and how best to navigate the complexities within these programs.

Thursday, November 12 | 6-7 p.m. 
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Planning for a Health Emergency

Steps and tools for parents and caregivers of children with special healthcare needs

Thursday, December 3 | 6-7 p.m. 
Download flyer | Register online to receive a link to join the webinar.


For more information or to register by phone, call 503-215-2429 or 800-833-8899,ext. 52429