12/1/16 Final 2016 Creating Home News

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Creating Home News
December, 2016

Welcome To New and Returning Subscribers

About This Newsletter
The Community for Permanent Supported Housing e-newsletter has stories, calendar of events, and other features about creative housing options for adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities or social challenges, as well as independent living in North Texas.

About CPSH
CPSH is a charity and works with families and community partners to create more housing options in the Collin, Denton, Dallas, Ellis, Kaufman, Rockwall and Tarrant Counties for over 97,000 adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities or social challenges regardless of IQ who need safe, affordable housing with support. CPSH has created an independent living guide for parents everywhere in Texas.

Plans for 2017
CPSH is sharing 2017 plans with parents, educators and anyone interested in how CPSH is creating more housing options and helping parents transition their adult children into independent living with supports. The following meetings have already been scheduled. You are invited to attend. Please RSVP.
1/17/17 Grapevine
1/18/17 Richardson Region 10
1/24/17 Denton
4/4/17 Coppell

Educators and Service Providers, please share the links to these meetings with your students and families. Flyers are available to distribute on the calendar pages.

If you'd like to host a meeting for your school or organization, please contact Jacky Sylvie, CPSH Community Liaison.

Home Safety Training
Eight families completed the Fall session of CPSH Home Safety Training. Watch the video from parents and participates on the last day of training, read the outcome report, and add your name to the interest list here.

Planning for Independent Living: A Texas Parent’s Guide to Independent Living for Adult Children with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

48 pages, full color, bound.

Find out about the guide, here.

Read feedback and order the guide, here.

Just $6 per copy!

School Districts, Businesses and Organizations, contact CPSH about volume printing, here.

Creating Home News here
Stories include:
  • "Po" Score by Burt Bacharach
  • Finding Owen (20/20)
  • UPC Case for Inclusion: 2016 Report
  • About the CPSH Parent Guide
  • CPSH Housing Survey Results
  • Neighborhood Homes - DHA Schedule Update
  • Calendar
  • and more
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CPSH can only succeed with your help. If you appreciate the importance of what we are doing in the DFW area, please donate.

Your donation will be used to lease training rooms for CPSH Safety Training Classes and will help decrease the cost of training for families who attend. Donating is easy and only takes a second, Give2CPSH.
8 Ways to Support CPSH, here.
Watch the CPSH Animated Mission Video, here.
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