Disability Awareness Program

October 2014

The Disability Advisory Council, in cooperation with Ministry Health Care, is pleased to announce that the Celebrate All Abilities disability awareness presentations for October, 2014 include:

Celebrate All Abilities in October 2014

Tuesday, October 21; 7:00 p.m.
Movie Night: 'Temple Grandin'
Claire Danes stars in this biography of Temple Grandin, animal scientist and advocate for people with autism spectrum disorders.
Location: UWSP Dreyfus University Center Theater (1015 Reserve Street)

Thursday, October 23; 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Goalball Tournament
Come and participate or observe Goalball; a team sport for players who are blind or visually impaired. This event is open to any UWSP student who would like to experience the sport. All are welcome to cheer on the teams!
Location: UWSP Health Enhancement Center, Room 110 (2050 4th Avenue)

Sign-up to play Goalball at Table 6 in DUC on Oct 7, 8 and 9 (from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.); or go online to register at www.uwsp.edu/centers/intramurals.

Wednesday October 29; 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Understanding Depression: Real Men, Real Stories…Real Recovery
Come and listen to three presenters who tell their real stories about their battles and recovery from depression.
Location: UWSP Dreyfus University Center Laird Room (1015 Reserve Street)

All programs are free of charge and open to the public.

Programs sponsored by: UWSP Disability Advisory Council (DAC)

Understanding Depression: Co-sponsored by Ministry Health Care, Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Awareness Committee of Portage County and DAC