Public Invited to Join Community Conversation on Accessibility

For Immediate Release Wednesday, December 04, 2013

Sponsored by: Health & Human Services Department, Disability, Aging & Veterans Services Division

The public is asked to lend their voices to a conversation about a vision for an accessible community. The event will take place on Friday, December 13, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at the Virginia Garcia Wellness Center, 1151 N. Adair, Cornelius.

Topics will include:

  • The needs of seniors and adults with disabilities
  • How to get help from Oregon Department of Human Services - Aging and People with Disabilities; Washington County Disability, Aging & Veteran Services (DAVS); and Washington County Developmental Disabilities
  • Information on health insurance through Cover Oregon
  • Navigating services for young adults with disabilities

Lunch will be provided. Reservations are appreciated by calling Sandra Castaneda at 503-846-3093 (Se Habla Espanol).

This event is sponsored by Oregon DHS, Washington County DAVS and Virginia Garcia Memorial Health Center.

Contact:

Wendy Gordon, Communications Coordinator/PIO
503-846-3634
wendy_gordon@co.washington.or.us