Virtual Cooking Challenge Live Calls

Every month from October – February there will be a LIVE Cooking Demonstration. The Monday before the LIVE Cooking Demonstration, I will email everyone signed up a shopping list of ingredients and pictorial recipes for what we plan to make that day. For each LIVE Cooking Demonstration I plan to have one healthy option and …

Virtual Cooking Challenge LIVE Calls

Every month from October – February there will be a LIVE Cooking Demonstration. The Monday before the LIVE Cooking Demonstration, I will email everyone signed up a shopping list of ingredients and pictorial recipes for what we plan to make that day. For each LIVE Cooking Demonstration I plan to have one healthy option and …

Transition Series 2020 from the Arc of NOVA

Transition Series is an annual 2-day, interactive experience offered by the Arc of Northern Virginia. It is designed to educate and empower families and individuals with disabilities as they transition from school-provided services to community-based services for adults. While parents, caregivers, and disability services professionals are attending a series of workshops, young adults with disabilities …

Webinar Series with Dr. Chris Hoffner Barthold

DSANV is proud to present a three part webinar series with Dr. Chris Hoffner Barthold, a Behavior Analyst from George Mason University! We are excited to collaborate with Chris to facilitate webinars that address the unique challenges of quarantining at home while parenting a child who has a developmental disability. The webinars will be offered …

DSANV Virtual Relationshapes Activities

Relationshapes is a program presented by the Down Syndrome Association of Northern Virginia to teach individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), including Down syndrome, about social relationships. During the Stay at Home Order issued in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, DSANV is presenting a series of online lessons and activities from our Relationshapes program that can be conducted at …

DSANV Virtual Cooking Club

The DSANV Cooking Club meets periodically to prepare and taste delicious new recipes! It is based on the tenets of maximizing choice, ensuring hands on engagement, using adaptations (as needed to ensure safety), and promoting families cooking together. Click here to learn more! Every two weeks there will be a new Virtual Cooking Challenge from …

Springfield Challenger Little League Baseball for Kids with Special Needs

Springfield Challenger is Little League Baseball for kids, teens and adults, ages 4 –40, who have any special needs that preclude them from participating in a mainstream Little League program. Beginning in 1993 with nine ballplayers, Springfield Challenger will register over 150 players as we enter our 28th Season. Click HERE to contact the team …

Mason LIFE Open Session

The Mason LIFE Program at George Mason University is an innovative post-secondary program for young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who desire a university experience in a supportive academic environment. The program offers periodic information sessions, but they also have a powerpoint of an informational session available year round HERE. Time and Date: Informational …