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“Impacting 300,000 Vulnerable Citizens” ~ Tom Watkins

Should our elected leaders decide to the begin the process to “Profitize” the public mental health system? Will the decision to move in this direction, even on a “pilot” basis be good public policy, serve the taxpayers and persons in need of mental health and substance use service well? Advocates, parents and consumers who depend [...]

By | June 2nd, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

Summer 2017 Events

June 7 - "Evaluation and Eligibility" w/Sandee Koski. FREE  12pm - 2pm. sign-in and light lunch at 11:30am. Children Specialty Center, Rooms 2004/2005, 3950 Beaubien, Detroit, 48201. RSVP by 6-1-17. Call Barbara Wright at 313-557-8780 or online at www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org/rsvp June 12 - Board Meeting @ The Arc NW office.  Note change of date. 6:00pm. June [...]

By | May 31st, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

Mother’s Day ~ May 14, 2017

Mother's Day is Sunday, May 14. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, Amazon will donate to The Arc of Northwest Wayne County. It's easy! Amazon has a large variety of gifts that are perfect for Mother's Day including electronics, jewelry, clothing, and more. This link will take  you directly to smile.amazon.com in support of The Arc [...]

By | May 2nd, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

May 2017 – Calendar of Events

May 21 - Golf Outing.  Fox Creek Golf Course, 36000 Seven Mile Rd., Livonia 48152. For info: 313-532-7915 May 23  - The Arc NW Annual Meeting.  New Venue: 1 Under, 35780 Five Mile Rd., Livonia, 48154. 6:00pm - 8:30pm.  $12 per person (full dinner). Must register before May 17.  Send check with attendees names to [...]

By | May 1st, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

Annual Meeting of The Arc NW – May 23rd

The Arc NW Annual Meeting will be held at a NEW LOCATION - 1 Under Bar & Grill, 35780 Five Mile Rd., Livonia, MI 48154. Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017.  Doors open at 6:00pm. Dinner $12 per person. You must register and pay before May 17th. Send List of Attendees names with check in payment for [...]

By | April 17th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

April 2017 Calendar of Events

April 13 -  "After I'm Gone" Program. Topic: Estate Planning for Your Future. Attorney Roxanne Chang will discuss the importance of establishing an estate plan to handle the future needs of your child with a disability. Special Needs Trusts, ABLE Accounts, Power of Attorney and Patient Advocate designations, Wills and Letters of Intent will be [...]

By | April 1st, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments