Two Candidate Forums are scheduled during October for Monadnock Region individuals families receiving disabilities services:

   Tuesday, October 4 at the Peterborough Town Library (5-7 p.m.)

   Wednesday, October 17 at MDS Keene (5-7 p.m., 121 Railroad Street).

These forums provide an opportunity individuals with developmental and related disabilities and their families to meet local candidates, let them know how you are impacted by their decisions, and hear their views on the issues.

Hot topics of particular interest this election season are included below. CSNI and Community Crossroads NH have put together information sheets, which we provide below as pdfs to download.

NH Values and the NH Advantage Related to Our Support System for Citizens with Developmental Disabilities

Rate Increase for BDS Services

The Wait List: What It Really Means for People with Disabilities and Their Families

Employment for People with Disabilities

Special Education: A Tradition of Education Excellence and Opportunity for ALL

Meeting the Needs of Children & Adults with Complex Medical Diagnoses

Chapter RSA 171-A: The Law at the Root of Rights for Citizens with Developmental Disabilities and Their Families

For details and more information, contact:
Marylouise Alther
MDS Family Education & Support Coordinator
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This event is sponsored by ABLE NH, MDS, and the Family Council of the Monadnock Region.