AshaKiran Community Announcements Calendar!
List of Farmers Markets by Alabama County.
Alabama Respite: Alabama Lifespan Respite Resource Network (Alabama Respite) began as a project of United Cerebral Palsy of Huntsville and Tennessee Valley, Inc. (UCP) in 2000 and now is a statewide program whose mission is to increase access to and availability of high quality respite resources for all caregivers in Alabama.
Compassionate Friends: a support group for parents, grandparents and siblings grieving the death of a child of any age. Find a local chapter near you HERE.
Alabama State & Local Disability Related Services and Organizations contact information near you HERE.
North Alabama Area
Family Services Center (FSC) provides an array of anti-poverty and family strengthening programs in the greater Huntsville area, including affordable housing, homelessness prevention, job transportation, conflict resolution, financial literacy training, mental health & substance abuse counseling, and parenting support.
FREE Breastfeeding Support Groups: check out the FREE weekly breast feeding support services in Huntsville & Madison AL areas HERE.
FREE PFLAG Huntsville Support Meetings & Events:
WHERE: United Church of Huntsville, 7906 Whitesburg Dr S, Huntsville AL
Monthly peer support meetings for members and supporters (families, friends, and allies) of Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays in the North Alabama area as well as social events.
FREE Holistic Health's Natural Health & Wellness Fair
FREE Special Needs Kids & Parent Support
WHERE: UCP Therapy Center, 2075 Max Luther Dr NW, Huntsville, AL
Join the United Cerebral Palsy of HSV & TN Valley for their Parent Group on Mondays and Wednesdays at 9 a.m. for coffee and conversation. They are beginning a new parenting curriculum which focuses on special needs issues and we have some new programs to introduce as well. Parent groups are open to any parents/grandparents or other caregivers of children with special needs.
For more information: 256-852-5600
Making Connections: a parent led support group for families affected by autism spectrum disorders. On Facebook? Join their closed Facebook group.
Madison ALOHA: Offers unique academic enrichment programs like Abacus, Math, Reading/Writing, STEM programs, ACT Preps., FREE TEDed Club! for kids.
Location: 540 Hughes Road, Suite 11, Madison AL 35758.
WHERE: Weatherly Heights Baptist Church, 1306 Cannstatt Dr., Huntsville, AL
Citizenship classes are designed to help anyone interested in taking a path toward American citizenship. Assistance filling out citizenship applications forms is included in the class instruction. Morning & evening classes available. Child care is provided. No reservations are needed. For more information: 256-881-6882