2022 Buddy Walk

The Buddy Walk® was established in 1995 by the National Down Syndrome Society to celebrate Down syndrome awareness. Your Friendly Advocate had a wonderful time meeting families at this year’s Las Vegas Buddy Walk, which supports programs of Down Syndrome Organization of Southern Nevada. A special thanks to Advisory Panel members Aaron and Nathan for joiningContinue reading “2022 Buddy Walk”

Advocacy 101: A Live Interview

Mark your calendars now for this exciting, live interview! Join Your Friendly Advocate and her special guest Nathan Say, as they discuss advocacy and what an independent advocate can do for you. Free to attend! RSVP and save your spot! Be well, Your Friendly Advocate

Back to School Health & Resource Fair

Join Your Friendly Advocate at this year’s *free* Back to School Health & Resource Fair. There will be school supplies, health resources, and education resources. Look for the A+J table and come say hello! Saturday, August 69:00a – 1:00p Helen Cannon Junior High School5850 Euclid StreetLas Vegas, NV 89120 Hosted by Fountain of Hope AMEContinue reading “Back to School Health & Resource Fair”

IEP Summer Summit

Presented by Collaboration Center Foundation Attention Las Vegas Valley families! Does your child have a 504 Plan or IEP at school? You won’t want to miss this free workshop happening next week, presented by our friends at Collaboration Center Foundation. Presenters include: Registration is free and open to all interested families and caregivers. Childcare willContinue reading “IEP Summer Summit”

Blue Light Night at Collaboration Center

A+J Patient Advocacy was thrilled to be in attendance at last weekend’s Blue Light Night Resource Fair at Collaboration Center! Under the magical lighting, and surrounded by excited laughter from children of all ages, we met over 60 families in need of health advocacy and health education services. Some we were able to help rightContinue reading “Blue Light Night at Collaboration Center”