Home Of Your Own Celebrates 15 Years and 500 Clients
Mississippi's Family-to-Family Health Information and Education Center
Institute for Disability Studies (Early Connections)
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{top: 55, left: 40}Children's Center
{top: 300, left: 40}an Inclusive Environment
Increasing Health Literacy through health education and promotion
Imagination Playground from KaBoom! Dr. Pepper, and Snapple
{top: 12, left: 270}IDS received an Imagination Playground
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{top: 80, left: 40}Innovative
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{top: 140, left: 40}Opportunity
Home Of Your Own Celebrates 15 Years and 500 Clients
Mississippi's Family-to-Family Health Information and Education Center
Institute for Disability Studies (Early Connections)
Increasing Health Literacy through health education and promotion
Imagination Playground from KaBoom! Dr. Pepper, and Snapple
Rebekah Rayburn, Amelia Hutto, & Mallory McCann completed training through IDS
Three completed training through IDS Leadership Education

On May 2nd, three graduate students, Rebekah Rayburn (Counseling Psychology); Amelia Hutto (Speech and Hearing Sciences) and Mallory McCann (Counseling Psychology) from The University of Southern Mississippi completed extensive training through the  Institute for Disability Studies’ Leadership Education in Neurodevelopment and Related Disabilities (LEND) program.  The Institute partners with the University of Arkansas Medical Sciences to provide this leadership training opportunity.  LEND is a national network of 43 programs that provide long-term, graduate level interdisciplinary training to improve the health of infants, children, and adolescents with disabilities.   

Ashley Nicole Flowers Receives the 2014 Staff ODA Award (with son Colton)

The University of Southern Mississippi Office of Disability Accommodations receives annual nominations for faculty, staff, and student of the year.  Our very own Ashley Nicole Flowers was selected for the 2014 Staff Award.  Well done Ashley!

 

2014 Joint Events "Have Your Voice Heard"

2014 Joint Events "Have Your Voice Heard"

Have Your Voice Heard by Three Disability Agencies!

We Want to Know Your Needs, Thoughts, and Opinions –

Any Age, Any Issue, Any Disability Information and resources will be available.

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The purpose of these community forums is to hear from you! Hearing your concerns and issues face-to-face will help with future plans to best advocate for rights and improve services for individuals with disabilities and their families.

Staff of the three agencies will provide a brief summary of their purpose and current programs.

 

SOUTHAVEN Thursday - August 7, 2014 • 5:30 – 7:30pm First Regional Library • 8554 Northwest Drive Southaven, MS 38671

HATTIESBURG Thursday – August 14, 2014 • 5:30 – 7:30pm Hattiesburg Train Depot • 308 Newman St., Hattiesburg, MS 39401

PHILADELPHIA Tuesday - August 19, 2014 • 5:30 – 7:30pm

Neshoba County Library • 230 Beacon Street, Philadelphia, MS 39350