Please find the April 18, 2017 meeting summary of the Grand Junction Regional Center Advisory Group. The advisory group members were given an opportunity to review the notes before the document was finalized.
Questions should be directed to Will Singleton, the advisory group facilitator at email@example.com.
As a follow up to a request at the last GJRC Advisory Group meeting, the group will meet on May 4th, 2017, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at the Eagle Public Library (600 Broadway Street, Eagle CO) in the upstairs board room. This intermediate meeting is to allow the group to prepare for the next scheduled full Advisory Group meeting on May 16th in Grand Junction.
Because the meeting room is very small, all observers are asked to notify the facilitator of their plan to attend so that he can determine if other accommodations need to be made. Please contact Will Singleton at will@singletonstrategies if you plan to attend the meeting.
On April 13, 2017, the members of the Grand Junction Regional Center Advisory Group held a short meeting, via conference call, to discuss planning and details for the full Advisory Group meeting scheduled for April 18, 2017. A summary of the content of the conference call are attached below.
Attached below is a summary of the most recent Grand Junction Advisory Council meeting held on March 17, 2017 at the Grand Junction Regional Center.
The Grand Junction Regional Center Advisory Group will be meeting on the following dates in 2017. All meetings will be from 8:00 a.m. to noon. The meeting will location will be the Blue Mesa Conference Room at the Grand Junction Regional Center Campus (2900 Riverside Parkway, Grand Junction) – unless otherwise notified.
The 2017 Meeting dates are:
April 18, 2017
May 16, 2017
June 20, 2017
July 18, 2017
August 22, 2017
September 19, 2017
October 17, 2017
November 21, 2017
December 19, 2017
Dates and location could change; these changes will be posted as early as possible on this site.
It is possible that additional meetings will be scheduled. Notice of the additional meetings will be posted on this site as soon as possible after they have been scheduled with the Advisory Group members.
The public is welcome to attend these meetings. Members of the public will be given an opportunity to provide their comments at the end of each meeting. Summaries of the meetings will be posted on this site when they have been reviewed and approved by Advisory Group members who attended the meeting.
Please find the agenda for the WRRC Parent/Guardian/Advocate meeting on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 5:30pm -7:00pm, below.
The Grand Junction Regional Center Advisory Group will be meeting on Friday, March 17th, 2017, from 8:00 am to 10:30 am in the Blue Mesa Conference Room at the Grand Junction Regional Center, 2800 Riverside Parkway in Grand Junction.
A full 2017 schedule for the Advisory Group’s 2017 meetings will be posted on this site after the schedule has been approved by Advisory Group members.
The Division of Regional Center Operations would like to notify all parents, guardians and stakeholders of a date change to the Parent/Guardian/Advocate meeting, held monthly, at the Grand Junction Regional Center.
The meeting date has been changed to Monday, March 13, 2017, at 5:30pm (from March 20, 2017).
Twenty Pueblo Regional Center residents attended "A Night to Shine" on February 10,2017, held at the Family Worship Center in Pueblo.
The Night to Shine proms, sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation, are for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and were held worldwide 375 churches in 50 states and 11 countries.
Pueblo Regional Center residents Brianna and Herbie, along with their house supervisor Cortney, were interviewed by KOAA as they were getting ready for the prom, and KOAA followed them on the red carpet and to the dance.
The event was also covered by the Pueblo Chieftain (see the link below).
Mark J. Wester
Director, Office of Community Access And Independence