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When: 10am-4pm Saturdays, To 10am-5pm Monday to Friday
JTA paratransit is a service meeting American with Disabilities Act (ADA) providing transportation in Jacksonville for people with disabilities. For your special needs transportation, click: click:Connexion http://www.jtafla.com/pdf/CTCquickreferenceguide%20032508.pdf or http://www.coj.net/departments/parks-and-recreatio...
Be involved in Multiple Sclerosis events in Jacksonville. Multiple Sclerosis Events Calendar. Home Ability donates to Multiple Sclerosis Foundation with every purchase they place on behalf of a person with this need.
J T Townsend Foundation's motto is "Through this Foundation, we plan to better the lives of others with disabilities." When J T Townsend Foundation places their trust in Home Ability, we give back. Home Ability makes a donation for every purchase J T Townsend Foundation places on behalf of their qualified disabled person. http://www.jttownsendfoundation.org/
Muscular Dystrophy Association provides help and hope for families living with neuromuscular disease. If you wish to sign up for the MDA newsletter, click https://www.mda.org/sign. For Florida events sponsored by MDA, click https://www.mda.org/locate/state/fl
Keep abreast of the events for the Parkinson's Foundation: First Coast Parkinson Run and Local Events
Get involved and find resources to help you cope with Alzheimer's: Alzheimer's Updates for NorthEast Florida
Post Polio Support Group, First Coast: Meets 3rd Thursday of every month at Perkins Restaurant, corner Beach Boulevard and San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL.Telephone: 333-3457 for more information. Please call or email for updates and changes. E-mail address: FirstCoastPostPolio@yahoo.com
Stroke Support Group meets in Jacksonville. Gateway Stroke Club. To provide support, education and socialization to those who have had a stroke or anyone interested in the topic. 2nd Monday of each month at 6 p.m. Contact Bonnie Dunn for more information. Brooks Rehabilitation 3599 University Blvd., S., (4th floor).Jacksonville, FL 32216 Telephone: 858-7608
ALS Lou Gehrig's Association has upcoming events: ALS Association events in Florida.
ALS Association Florida Chapter Meets the first Saturday of each month from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.. Monthly educational and support group meeting for persons with ALS and family members. Meetings include separate breakout sessions for patients and caregivers. Contact Judie Benwick for more information. St. Luke's Hospital - Auditorium C. 4201 Belfort Road, Jacksonville, FL 32216. Telephone: 688-0886 Fax Number: 685-5203.
ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) Support Group Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital, 3599 University Blvd., S. 1st Floor, Admin. Conference Room, Jacksonville, FL 32216 Telephone: 858-7602
First Coast Brain Injury Support Group, Inc.: Brain and Spinal Cord Injury, Brain Injury and Brain Tumors. 3rd Saturday of every month, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Contact Jane Elkins for more information. Brooks Rehabilitation 3599 University Blvd., S, Jacksonville, FL32216 Telephone: 786-7978
Shands Jacksonville Spinal Cord Injury Support Group is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for all physically challenged/wheelchair dependent persons by promoting a positive image through advocacy, community education, crisis intervention, social interaction with group and family training sessions. Meeting Location: Shands Hospital, 655 W. 8th St. Jacksonville, FL 32209 Learning Resources Center, Ash Room, 1st floor on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, noon - 2 p.m. Contact Faye Archibald for meeting information.Telephone: 244-6407, 244-4427
Special Olympics Florida provides Olympic-type sports for people with intellectual disabilities who wish to participate This gives them opportunities to develop physical fitness, courage, joy. They enjoy friendship with family and other Special Olympics athletes in the community. For a list of Florida Special Olympic events, click https://specialolympicsflorida.org/events/
The American Heart Association sponsors the First Coast Heartwalk. The AHA goal is building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. To participate, click: http://firstcoastheartwalk.kintera.org/faf/home/de...
The Epilepsy Foundation of Florida (EFOF) leads the fight to stop seizures and overcome challenges created by epilepsy. To find local events and get involved, click: http://www.efof.org/index.php/how-can-you-help/get...
Spina Bifida of Jacksonville supports so many families with activities and assistance for their children born with Spina Bifida. Please support them and follow them on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/SpinaBifidaJax
DAV (Disabled American Veterans) is a veterans advocacy and assistance group. For the local events calendar, click http://www.davmembersportal.org/chapters/fl/01/Web...
The Arc Jacksonville offers a services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. For information on services of The ARC Jacksonville, click http://www.arcjacksonville.org/day-programs-servic...
ILRC Event Calendar for Jacksonville, FL: http://www.theilrc.com/Events.aspx. The ILRC mission is to empower all people with a disability to live independent, self-empowered lives.
Pine Castle serves adults with intellectual and other disabilities and providing support to their families across Northeast Florida. For additional information about events, please contact Cliff Evans, Director of Development, 904-733-2650 (ext. 282), or for Pine Castle events website click: http://www.pinecastle.org/events.