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Home and Community Based Services for Students with Intellectual Disabilities Entering Adulthood

  Come join us at this PITSTOP Transition Training for an open discussion about the service options for young adults with intellectual disabilities after high school. We will discuss the process for applying for services with the Bureau of Developmental Disability Services (BDDS) and what services are available through theRead more

Vendor Registration Open for First Ever Inspiring Abilities Expo in Shelby County

Exhibitor and sponsor registration is OPEN for the first ever Inspiring Abilities Expo Shelby County! The Inspiring Abilities Expo is a disability resource fair for families of children and young adults with disabilities.  It has been a great success in Hancock County for over 10 years, and we are excited to bringRead more

Serving on Groups that Make Decisions: A Guide for Families

  FUSE is happy to host a very important training from Family Voices Indiana for parents who want to develop their leadership skills.  This training with Jennifer Akers and Heather Dane will be offered in a two-part series.   Serving on Groups that Make Decisions: A Guide for Families  Read more

Asking for Help--Why Is It So Hard?

At the August FUSE meeting in Shelbyville Stephanie Gustin will join us to talk about a challenging topic for many families—asking for help.  Stephanie will  guide us through a discussion about the struggles around asking for and receiving help from others, including informal and formal support systems, for our children. Read more

An Evening to Unwind Back by Popular Demand

Registration is now open for the August parent meeting in Greenfield.  FUSE is excited to welcome back Ilyse Hildebrand, a child and family therapist practicing in Indianapolis. Ilyse visited with us back in November 2015, and families who attended have asked her back by popular request!  Ilyse will lead parents throughRead more

Family Fun Zoo Day Rescheduled to August 13

Well Mother Nature rained on our Zoo day in July, so we have rescheduled the fun to August!   August 13–12:00 pm to 4:00 pm Indianapolis Zoo    FUSE receive 50 free admission tickets to the Indianapolis Zoo courtesy of DOZ Charitable Foundation!  Since it rained on our original date,Read more

All New Family Fun Meet Ups Start This Summer

Looking for ways to meet other families? Want to take time to enjoy some summer fun with your own family? Plan to make our new Family Fun Meet Ups part of your schedule! FUSE is happy to introduce our Family Fun Meet Ups, starting this summer. The goal of our meetRead more

The 15th Annual David Borgmann Memorial Golf Outing

The 15th Annual David Borgmann Memorial Golf Outing will take place this year on July 14th at Hawk's Tail Golf  Club in Greenfield.  Lunch, registration, and complimentary range balls available starting at 11:30 a.m. with a 1:00 p.m. shotgun start. Entry fee is still only $75 per player. Put in aRead more

Medicaid Waiver Training at Shelbyville Meeting

You have the waiver, now what? Getting targeted for the waiver can be a very exciting but overwhelming time. This workshop with Heather Dane of Family Voices of Indiana will delve into the details of the processes involved once you are targeted, discuss the various services offered on the waiver and how they canRead more

ArtMix Presentation at Greenfield Parent Meeting

At the Greenfield Hancock County parent meeting we will host a presentation from ArtMix of Indiana (formerly Very Special Arts). People with disabilities who practice visual, literary, and performing arts contribute more to the social, cultural, and economic life of their communities.  And, inclusive arts programming promotes disability awareness andRead more

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