CheWElah Winterfest 2023

Saturday, February 4th
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join INDEx at the 2023 Winterfest! Children’s outdoor snow games, ice skating, sleigh rides, live music, mountain market, chili cookout tasting, a kids art show, and a beer garden. Chewelah is a place for all seasons, where WE come together.

Operation Advocacy – Lewiston Letter Writing Workshop

Saturday, February 4th
1:00 pm

For Idahoans with disabilities who use home and community-based services and direct care workers. Effectively tell your story to your state legislator: Learn how to write, email, phone or visit with your representative Raise awareness about the in-home caregiver crisis Advocate for more ...

Mental Health Mondays Peer Group

Monday, February 6th
5:30 pm

Join us for a peer to peer support group for adults who self-identify as having a disability. We can teach and learn from each other. Let’s build community and add to our personal knowledge! Group meets every Monday.

WRAP Peer Support Group

Wednesday, February 8th
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

WRAP is officially back up and running! Peer support group for mental health held in person or virtually. Held every Wednesday. Register here.

Autism Caregivers Support Group

Wednesday, February 8th
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us for a support group for caregivers of those with autism to gather for a moderated discussion and resource sharing. Held every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. RSVP at thegreenappleproject.org   For more information call 208-503-0826

Head Injury Support Group

Wednesday, February 8th
6:00 - 7:00 pm

The Washington State Traumatic Brain Injury Council provides Support Groups throughout the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) that emphasize education and interpersonal support. The TBI Support Groups are predicated on the concept that a person-centered approach can empower and ...

Alzheimer’s Lewiston Virtual Caregiver Support Group

Wednesday, February 8th
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups, are conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to: Develop a support system Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions Talk through ...

My Ascension: Suicide Prevention

Wednesday, February 8th
6:30 pm

Suicide Prevention of the Inland Northwest (SPIN), Idaho Public Health – District 2 and Twin County United Way are partnering on three local presentations to raise awareness of teenage suicide prevention and give hope to those in need during the next two months. Each event will consist of a ...

Stroke Support Group

Thursday, February 9th
10:30 am

This support group is open to all. Topics rotate w/focus on life after stroke, education & prevention. Held every Thursday at 10:30 am.

Operation Advocacy – Moscow Letter Writing Workshop

Thursday, February 9th
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm

For Idahoans with disabilities who use home and community-based services and direct care workers. Effectively tell your story to your state legislator: Learn how to write, email, phone or visit with your representative Raise awareness about the in-home caregiver crisis Advocate for more ...

Memory Cafe – Kroc Center

Monday, February 13th
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Come and enjoy your favorite brew with others in a relaxed atmosphere. Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Monday of every month. The only cost is what you order from the Smoothies and coffee bar or the lunch box menu. Join us to meet new people who are also dealing with memory loss, and […]

Parkinson’s Disease Support Group – Lewiston

Monday, February 13th
1:30 pm

In person meetings are currently cancelled due to COVID-19. If you need peer to peer support please call 208-799-5219 Meetings are held every second Monday of the month and will be hosted by a physical, occupational or speech professional, certified in the treatment of Parkinson’s ...

Caregivers Coffee & Support Group

Monday, February 13th
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This virtual support group meets twice a month, on 2nd and 4th Mondays, to help with tips, ideas and a listening ear to caregivers.  Contact Cherie Villeneuve at 509-332-0365 to get sign in information.

Alzheimer’s Moscow Caregiver Support Group

Monday, February 13th
11:00 am - noon

Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to: Develop a support system Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions Talk through issues ...

Family Support Group

Wednesday, February 15th
6:00 pm MST

NAMI Idaho invites you to the Family Support Group. Held the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month. Visit www.zoom.co, enter meeting ID: 898-0761-1667 and enter passcode fsg Questions? email familysupport@namiidaho.org

Alzheimer’s Support Group – CDA

Thursday, February 16th
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Build a support system with people who understand. Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to: Develop a personal support system Exchange practical information on ...

Operation Advocacy

Monday, February 20th
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join DAC NW, LINC, LIFE and other disability advocates to meet with our state legislators. We will share our personal stories and experiences trying to access direct care support in Idaho. Monday, February 20, 2023, 11am-4pm and Tuesday, February 21, 2022, 11am-4pm First Presbyterian Church and ...

Family Support Group – NAMI Coeur d’Alene

Tuesday, February 21st
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

You are invited to join this support group. It is for any adult with loved one who has experienced symptoms of a mental health condition. This meeting is held every 3rd Tuesday of the month. You can join by visiting bit.ly/3U5KZfK For questions email familysupport@namiidaho.org

Raising Children while Disabled

Tuesday, February 21st
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Are you a parent with a disability? This support group is for parents who also have a physical, psychological, cognitive, or neurological disability, any visible or invisible disability or impairment. Parents who have children of any age are welcomed. This group is designed for parents to find ...

Reigniting the F.L.A.M.E.

Wednesday, February 22nd
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

We are lighting the way one ember at a time. This is designed to be a safe space for fathers with disabilities who have been parents for a while and want to share their experiences with new fathers or other male influences in a child’s life.  By sharing their experiences we can hopefully ...

Memory Cafe of Clarkston

Thursday, February 23rd
12:00 noon - 2:00 pm

This is a casual gathering to provide socialization, interaction, peer support, a sense of belonging and a sense of well-being. For persons diagnosed with Alzheimers or other related dementia and their care partners (Family and friends).  There is no cost, no judgement, or expectations. Just ...

Young Adult Support Group

Thursday, February 23rd
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Adults ages 18-mid 30’s are invited to meet every Thursday, 5:00 – 6:30 pm. Groups are aimed at young adults with developmental disabilities or social or communication challenges. However, ANY young adult who may benefit is invited to attend. All support groups are facilitated by ...

Mental Health Monday – Spokane

Monday, February 27th
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Mental health conditions are increasing worldwide with anxiety and depression being the top two conditions. According to the National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI), 1 in 5 U.S. adults experience mental illness each year and 1 in 20 U.S. adults experience serious mental illness each year. ...

Tools for Life Conference

Monday, February 27th
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Tools for Life Fair is a two day conference, February 27-28 for students with disabilities, families and secondary transition professionals. The event is presented as a typical professional conference with national keynote speakers and breakout sessions. Throughout the two-day event, the ...

Fibromyalgia Lupus Education & Support Group

Tuesday, February 28th
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

The in person meetings are cancelled due to COVID-19. If you find you need peer to peer support please call 509-336-7404 Fibromyalgia and Lupus Education & Support Group is designed to provide a confidential, caring, non-threatening environment where people can share their concerns, fears, ...

Healthy Sandwiches/Smart Food Choices Workshop

Wednesday, March 1st
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join us to learn how to build a healthy and balanced plate at each meal. We will be making healthy sandwiches for you to try! Available in person and over zoom. Register here. Or register in person at Disability Action Center, 505 N Main St, Moscow. Or call 208-883-0523 If you need ...

Parkinson’s Support Group – CDA

Thursday, March 2nd
1:00 pm - 2:20 pm

CdA Parkinson’s Support Group meets the first Thursday of every month.  Sessions are open to those with Parkinson’s, their spouses, family & caregivers. This is a group of people who get together to support each other in our quest to live life to the fullest, in spite of the ...

Tracks to Success

Saturday, March 11th
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Learn about everything from DDA (Developmental Disabilities Administration) and DVR (Department of Vocational Rehabilitation) services to employment opportunities, resume building, benefits counseling, financial planning, and more! visit this link to learn more and register! https://bit.ly/3ZqZOwP

Medicare 101

Thursday, March 16th
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Are you nearing 65 or have family members that you are trying to help with their retirement plans? This workshop is for you. An Idaho Department of Insurance SHIB A representative will be here to explain Medicare and all its parts, answer questions, de-mystify this healthcare program for you. ...

AgriAbility National Training Workshop

Monday, March 20th
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Conference covers three days, March 20-22nd. The 2023 AgrAbility National Training Workshop is the premier training event addressing issues of disability in agriculture. Professionals and consumers from all over the country will participate in four days of plenary sessions, breakouts, tours, ...

Health & Wellness Fair

Thursday, March 23rd
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join Disability Action Center and other vendors at this Free health fair. Screenings, giveaways and more. Look for us at the popcorn booth!

Our Financial Conference

Friday, April 7th
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Disability Action Center NW at Our Financial Conference is full of financial resources from over 50 speakers and sponsors that want to help you make the most of your money and reach the dreams you have. We will have breakout sessions, panels and resources you can’t get anywhere else. It is ...