Travel Training Event in Arapahoe County

The Arc of Arapahoe & Douglas Counties is putting on a Travel Training Workshop for people with intellectual and developmental disabilites.

Join The Arc Arapahoe & Douglas Counties for a workshop on public transportation resources. Everyone in the community is welcome; however, our primary focus will center on the transportation needs of individuals with I/DD. Getting around town safely is a huge step toward independence and building self-confidence.

PARTICIPANTS WILL:  

•  Practice riding the bus and light rail

•  Learn how to communicate needs/concerns with the driver

•  Discover additional travel training opportunities 

•  Hear from a panel about the perks and challenges faced navigating the metro area

•  Learn from self-advocates and share experiences

 

WHEN: September 15, 2018 (9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)  

WHERE: The Arc Arapahoe & Douglas Counties   6538 S. Racine Circle, Centennial, CO

QUESTIONS: Call Luke Wheeland (303) 220-9228

COST: This event is completely free

Register on Eventbrite at:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-do-i-get-there-registration-48384039966