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Disability Network – St. Joseph Office

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2900 Lakeview Ave
St. Joseph, MI 49085 United States
269-985-0111 www.dnswm.org

January 2019

Rise & Triumph (St. Joseph)

January 30 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Disability Network – St. Joseph Office, 2900 Lakeview Ave
St. Joseph, MI 49085 United States
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Join us for this ALL NEW Disability Rights workshop! We will watch and discuss the new documentary film,Defiant Lives. Defiant Lives traces the origins of the world-wide disability rights movement. This film tells the stories of the individuals who bravely put their lives on the line to create a better world where everyone is valued and can participate in society. This event is free and open to the public.Pre-register with Miranda or phone: 269-345-1516 x120. Let us know if you…

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February 2019

Lunch & Learn: Intelligent Lives (St. Joseph

February 27 @ 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Disability Network – St. Joseph Office, 2900 Lakeview Ave
St. Joseph, MI 49085 United States
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Join us for lunch, watch the movie and discuss the issues afterward. From award-winning filmmaker Dan Habib comes the film Intelligent Lives, a catalyst to transform the label of “intellectual disability” from a life sentence of isolation into a life of possibility for the most systematically segregated people in America. Intelligent Lives stars three pioneering young American adults with intellectual disabilities who challenge perceptions of intelligence as they navigate high school, college, and the workforce. St. Joseph Wednesday, February 27,…

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March 2019

Lunch & Learn: Keep the Change (St. Joseph)

March 27 @ 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Disability Network – St. Joseph Office, 2900 Lakeview Ave
St. Joseph, MI 49085 United States
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Join us for lunch, watch a movie and discuss the issues afterward. Keep the Change is a romantic comedy that follows the budding relationship of two people with autism. Their relationship must weather her romantic past, his judgmental mother and their own preconceptions of what love is supposed to look like. Keep the Change casts actors with autism to play characters with autism, offering a refreshingly honest portrait of a community seldom depicted on the big screen. St. Joseph Wednesday,…

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April 2019

Lunch & Learn: Infinitely Polar Bear (St. Joseph)

April 24 @ 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Disability Network – St. Joseph Office, 2900 Lakeview Ave
St. Joseph, MI 49085 United States
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Join us for lunch, watch a movie and discuss the issues afterward. Infinitely Polar Bear is based on the true story of a father who is recovering from a manic breakdown and soon finds himself in over his head when he takes on the role of primary caregiver for his daughters while his wife returns to graduate school. St. Joseph Wednesday, April 24, 2019 11:30–1:30 Disability Network Southwest Michigan: 2900 Lakeview Avenue Lunch will be provided; please RSVP and let…

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