Follow the links below to read more about our recent news and events!
Read this great blog article describing the history of our TriCities Buddy Walk! Thanks to Jana Webb for doing the interview! Link
Buddy Walk® Registration is now open!!!! Save the date of September 20th and come celebrate our community with us. For more details of the walk please follow the links below or click on the register now link below to start your teams! Team captains, we now have great new resources to help you fundraise. Visit the Buddy Walk® page to download the articles.
FRIENDS now offers selected merchandise for sale before our Buddy Walk® event. We have some great sweatshirts available as well as 2015 calendars.
July 26th from 6:30 to 8:30 at the Kingsport Aquatic Center
1820 Meadowview Parkway
Everyone is invited! Food and Drinks will be provided!
Speaker Series Workshop: Proactive Strategies for Addressing Puberty and Sexuality Issues in People with Intellectual Disabilities with Terri Couwenhoven
October 18, 2014. This workshop will help parents and caregivers of children with intellectual or developmental disabilities to be confident and comfortable in teaching sexuality issues that surface in middle school through adulthood. Resources and practical ideas will be shared. Terri's books will be available for sale (cash or check). A light lunch will be served.