News From Terre Haute, Indiana

November 21, 2012

SUPPORT GROUPS: Nov. 21, 2012


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• Caregiver Support Group, 3 p.m., today, the third Wednesday, conference room B, Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center. Pastor Gary Fairchild will discuss “Giving Thanks” during the holiday season and the different ways caregivers have impacted the manner in which each person gives. For more information call 217-465-2606, ext. 290 or toll free 866-465-4141.

Vigo County

• Reservation deadline for Wabash Valley Breast Cancer Survivor Organization Christmas luncheon will be Monday by calling 812-877-3025. The event is scheduled for 11 a.m. Dec. 1, at the Terre Haute Country Club. This is a support group for people who have, or previously had, breast cancer.

Webinar today on social media, disabilities, workplace

How are the rights of people with disabilities in the workplace impacted by the growing influence of social media? Should people with disabilities be concerned about disclosing their disabilities online?

With millions of Americans using sites like Facebook and Twitter to share information, the relations among applicants, employers and employees are changing rapidly. What protections remain for people with disabilities as the line between private and public information becomes increasingly blurred?

A webinar today from ADA-Indiana titled “Social Media, Disabilities, and Employment Protections” will cover these increasingly important issues from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

This webinar is free, but registration is required. To register, visit and click on “Register” on the left side of the page.

For questions, more information or technical support, contact Great Lakes ADA Center at