Of the many diverse individuals who make up the disabled community, it’s children and teenagers who arguably most deserve support. All kids ought to grow up feeling loved, worthy, and capable.
That will be the thrust of the message at the Scott School’s Disability Awareness Night on Thursday, October 27 from 5:30 to 7:30. Among the organizations, agencies, businesses, and medical facilities that will be present include:
• OHSU’s Center for Children with Special Health Needs
• Providence Neurodevelopmental Center for Children
• Providence Specialty Pediatric Dental Clinic
• Swindell’s Child Disability Resource Center
• FACT Oregon
• Hands and Voices
• Harper’s Playground
• Padres en Accion
• IEP Partners
• many more
Come out to support and advocate for kids — this event is open to the community! The Harvey Scott school is located at 6700 NE Prescott St. For more information, the school may be reached at (503) 916-6369.