Living with Disabilities Meetup Groups

Meet with people in your local area who live with various Disabilities. Learn how others cope with their disability, offer support and make new friends.

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We are a group of Deaf, hard of hearing, and hearing people who meet every week to chat in ASL. This group is open to ANYONE with an interest in American Sign Language and Deaf culture, from beginning ASL students to those who are fluent. We especial

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ASL Enthusiasts
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Welcome to CASPAN, the Chicago Autism SPectrum Adult (and Teen) Network! Meet with local teens, young adults and adults affected by Asperger's, autism, PDD-NOS, and related autistic spectrum and pervasive developmental issues. Both formally and self-

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People on the Autism Spectrum
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Do you find that people act surprised when you tell them you have a disability? Do they say "But you don't look sick" or ask what's your disability really about? Are you wanting support to move ahead in your life despite your disability? Are you want

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Best Buddies is a movement towards understanding, acceptance and integration for people with developmental disabilities. Founded by Anthony Kennedy Shriver over 20 years ago, Best Buddies creates one-to-one mutually enriching friendships between peop

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Buddies
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Being dyslexic can mean both challenges and opportunities when establishing and maintaining a successful career. In a study conducted by Professor Logan from Cass Business School it was "found that dyslexic people display better skills in oral commun

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We are group of people that gives support for those coping with chronic pain, physical disability and illness. We support each other through sharing experiences, feelings and knowledge. I'm sorry, but we are not a cancer support group specifically.­

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Coping with Chronic Pain/illness
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CHADD is a national non-profit organization serving children and adults with attention deficit disorders. We provide support, education, and resources for those with AD/HD, parents of children with AD/HD, spouses and anyone who wishes to support the

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ADD'ers
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Meet other local Parents of Children with Special Needs, regardless of diagnosis. Gather for support, advice, and companionship. Enjoy socializing with both parents and children.

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Parents of Special Needs Kids
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This club is unique, as far as support groups go, because the key is to have fun and facilitate friendships while educating the community about epilepsy. We can introduce each other to favorite New York City venues and bond over similar issues. We us

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Friends with Epilepsy
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Our group is a Social Network for the Special Needs Community and their Parents/Guardians coming together to Make a Difference in Our Children's Lives. ~~~~~~~~~ There are scheduled events happening in New Jersey... Such as Dances, Movies, Beach Pa

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Happy Friends

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December 15, 2014

Plan:come together to discuss self advocasy and all of its various strengths and weaknesses. objective:to create a feeling of a sense of family,community and social integration. Age group: free to all ages no matter what occupation you have in life.

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December 9, 2014

This meetup empowers those who have been labeled with a learning disability. We believe that everyone should be accepted for who they are and have equal access to all opportunities regardless of labels and their backgrounds. We are against labels of

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Genius Fish
December 9, 2014
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Alliance Behavioral Healthcare manages public mental health, intellectual/developmental disability and substance abuse services for the citizens of Durham, Wake, Cumberland and Johnston counties in North Carolina. The Consumer and Family Advisory Cco

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December 8, 2014

This group is for people with physical disabilities who want to stay active, meet great people, and have fun in the great outdoors. From sit-skiing in Mammoth to using a hand-cycle for a peaceful ride along the beach, we do it all! Share with us what

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norm-breakers
December 6, 2014
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This is a social group for people fighting and/or recovering from mental illness to meet up and have fun.  It is not a support group or clubhouse. While clubhouses and support groups are essential, we also need avenues for enjoyment and socializing--­

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CrazyFun Folks
December 2, 2014

Managing life on a day-to-day basis is tough when you have a special needs family member. But this doesn't mean you can't have great family vacations! Let's get together and plan awesome getaways.Trips can range from a weekend in the woods to a week-

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Special Adventurers
November 29, 2014
Private

Roll on to FREEDOM! We know when we help persons in wheelchairs we are helping other disable and the general public to live a better Accessible life. Mission: In our pursuit of excellence, American Wheelchair Society gives people a portal to learn ab

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November 27, 2014

Getting together on a regular basis to share ideas on what has and hasn't worked in relation to people's disability funding package. People who are interested in sharing innovative ideas on support services is what we are all about. The group is in

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disability sector members
November 26, 2014

This Adaptive Yoga class welcomes all levels of ability. We will do yoga with individualized adaptations to work within your capabilities. This class will help you ease muscle tension, decrease pain, increase flexibility and mobility, and increase st

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Yogis
November 25, 2014

Attention all wheelchair friends that are 18 years old to 25 years old! Lets get together and meet up for some socializing and some fun activities. If you like movies, music, concerts, bowling, etc. or just so great social events we can attend that a

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