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  • Celebrating success of youth who have transitioned out of the foster care system

    Thursday, May 10, 2018

    May is National Foster Care month and there are currently more than 6,000 kids in West Virginia’s Foster Care System. The Mentoring and Oversight for Developing Foster Youth (MODIFY) Program at West Virginia University Center for Excellence in Disabilities is highlighting successful West Virginia foster youth of varying ages who have transitioned out of the foster care system and who have achieved success in different areas. The program is encouraging the community to participate in the campaign by sending an email greeting card to youth (via the CED website) or donating to MODIFY program at give.wvu.edu/ced.

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  • DreamCatchers Music Therapy Production This Weekend

    Wednesday, April 25, 2018

    This weekend, 30 kids of all abilities will be performing "On the Other Side of the Fence" presented by the WVU DreamCatchers program. 

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  • Panera Hosts Fundraising Night for Autism

    Thursday, April 19, 2018

    Bring your family and friends to Panera on Patteson Drive on Thursday, April 26th from 4-8 pm to support the Intensive Autism Service Delivery (iASD) Clinic at the WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities. The iASD Clinic provides evidence based treatment to young West Virginia children while serving as a training site for WVU students to receive supervised training on Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) required to become certified therapists.

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  • Milestones, Music & Me group music therapy sessions start in May

    Wednesday, April 18, 2018

    The program is being offered by the West Virginia University Center for Excellence in Disabilities.

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