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Events for the disabled

Parent Network of Western New York is sponsoring a free workshop on budgeting and personal money management from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, in EPIC/Parent Network offices, 1000 Main St. For information, call 332-4170.

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Compeer of Greater Buffalo will offer a "Families Can" roundtable discussion group for parents, caregivers or family members raising children with special social, emotional or behavioral needs so they can share experiences and learn about available resources. It will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday in the Compeer office, 70 Barker St. To register, call 884-2599 or e-mail: debbie@compeerbuffalo.org.

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The Individual Services Environment program at Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled provides support to individuals with developmental disabilities who have moved out on their own. Assistance with meal preparation, housekeeping and budgeting is available. Senior services are also available. For information, call 896-2180.

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The Western New York Independent Living Project offers, "Double Trouble," a support group for individuals recovering from mental disorders and addiction problems, to be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Marvin Palanker Conference Room, WNY Independent Living Project, 3108 Main St. near Highgate Avenue. For information, call 836-0822, Ext. 154.

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The Center for Children and Families at the University at Buffalo offers free programs, assessments and clinical services for children, ages 6 to 12, with behavior and learning problems. For information, call 829-2244, Ext. 5.

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Schofield Residence offers an adult day health care program Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The program is located within the Schofield Residence nursing facility at 3333 Elmwood Ave., Town of Tonawanda. For information, call Larry Vogel at 874-1566, Ext. 332, or visit www.schofieldcare.org.

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Bornhava Specialized Preschool, 25 Chateau Terrace, Amherst, offers early intervention and preschool evaluations and therapeutic services for children from birth through age 5 who have special needs. Services are provided at the center, at home or elsewhere in the community. They include speech, physical and occupational therapy, educational services, family support and before- and after-school respite. For information, call 839-1655.

Items of timely interest may be submitted by fax, 856-5150, or by mail to: City Desk, Events for the Disabled, The Buffalo News, P.O. Box 100, Buffalo, NY 14240.

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