CPAD Newsletter (September 2015)

CPAD Community Resource Center (CPRC):

  “Mini-Multicultural Conference 2015
                    sponsored by
               Fiesta Educativa, Inc. &
     Chinese Parents Association for the Disabled
       Date: September 26, 2015, Saturday, 
                         10am - 1:30pm
      Location:  Asian Youth Center (AYC)
                       100 Clary Avenue, 
                  San Gabriel, CA 91776

Parent Workshop/Discussion - Dispute Resolution (Presentor: Fran Goldfarb)
Youth /Young Adult Consumers - Self-Advocacy (Presentor: Dr. Barbara Wheeler)

Multicultural Lunch Social - Noon to 1:30 pm (More)

CPAD Orange County chapter:

  “Transition to Adulthood” Workshop” 

      Date: September 19, 2015, Saturday,
                          2 pm - 4 pm
          Location:        OCAAC
               225 W. Carl Karcher Way, 
                   Anaheim, CA 92801

 Ms. Jacqueline Miller will discuss several important disability rights issues and services related to “Transition to Adulthood”, including Regional Center services, IHSS, SSI, school, and alternatives to conservatorship.   (More)


CPAD Corner (September 2015)

CPAD Alhambra Headquarter:

2015 Annual Field Trip Group Photo

CPAD Kids at annual field trip

CPAD Annual Field Trip 2015 - 8/15 and 8/16, 2015, CPAD's Annual Field Trip was truly a weekend to remember. The first day, we visited Kern County Museum.  At this place, we learned more about how American history influenced Bakersfield. The following morning, we visited Sequoia National park.  Being able to visit Sequoia National Park showed us how CPAD is an amazing group. The simple fact that we were able to come together and have a nice vacation taught us that we are very capable even with our disabilities.  (More ...)

CPAD Orange County Chapter:

8/15/15 CPAD OC Chapter meeting - CPAD parent, Mei Ling Yu, a CA Licensed Insurance Agent, discussed the merit of tax-free Indexed Life Insurance as a leverage for financial planning, retirement planning, and estate planning.She used several illustratipns to show that under certain conditions, tax-free indexed life insurance outperforms other taxable, tax-deferred and tas-free ivestment vehicles. (More...)