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April 26, 2013
  CONTACT: Melanie Mowry Etters
Communication Director

Workshop for High Schoolers

GAINESVILLE—The Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) Area 3 Family Care Council and the Family Network on Disabilities are hosting workshops about successful transition and employment on May 4, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., at Santa Fe College, Building R, Room 001, located at 3000 NW 83rd Street, in Gainesville.

The workshops will include valuable information about healthcare transitions, post-school transitions, waiting list strategic planning processes, customized employment, guardianships, wills and trusts, and much more.

All attendees will receive free materials and resources, plus a complimentary lunch as well. Everyone is encouraged to attend.

For more information or to RSVP, contact Rebecca Harty-Allen at or visit

APD annually serves more than 50,000 Floridians with the developmental disabilities of autism, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, intellectual disabilities, spina bifida, and Prader-Willi syndrome. To learn more about the agency, call 1-866-APD-CARES (1-866-273-2273) or visit