Community Transition Interagency Committee (CTIC)

Assisting youth with disabilities transition into adulthood.

The Dakota County CTIC meets on the second Monday of the month at the Dakota County Western Service Center, 14955 Galaxie Avenue Apple Valley MN 55124.

For additional information, please contact:
Andrea Grossman
952-891-7328 
andrea.grossman@co.dakota.mn.us

Free Vitals membership for life!  Vitals Aware Services offers an app to help improve communication with law enforcement and individuals with invisible and visible disabilities: Vitals Information

AuSM Book Club at the Wescott Dakota County Library:
Monthly book club for individuals with autism, other disabilities, and neurotypical individuals 14+. 
Register online at AuSM Book Club or call 651.647.1083.

Minnesota Zoo 2018 Summer Programs partnership with the Autism Society of Minnesota
MN Zoo Camps


Minnesota Zoo Access Program (ZAP)-Free Admission for Qualifying families Minnesota Zoo ZAP

NAMI-MN Starting the Conversation-College and Your Mental Health Guide NAMI-MN Guide


            
           

 Upcoming Events (See Upcoming Events Calendar for additional information and events)
                  
NAMI Dakota County Monthly Education Meeting-Monthly education meetings on different mental health topics.  Meetings are held at 7pm on the second Tuesday of each month through May 2018.  Meetings are held at Mary Mother of the Church-3333 Cliff Road, Burnsville

Parent Resource Support Group
(NAMI-MN)-Apple Valley-2 Groups
 ParentResourcesSupportGroup_Multiple-Dakota_

Navigating MSP Program
-This is a partnership between the Metropolitan Airports Commission, Fraser and the Autism Society of Minnesota-Free monthly practice runs through the airport;, experience TSA security, explore the terminal, board a plane and more  Navigating MSP Program Registration Link

 NAMI Family-to-Family (Burnsville)-This workshop meets weekly and is for family and friends of an adult living with a mental illness.  Contact Joan at 612-205-7080.          

NAMI Parent Resource Groups (Support) Apple Valley & Hastings-Support group to help parents discover resources to meet the challenges of raising a child with a mental illness, learn coping skills and develop problem solving skills. 
Apple Valley-Tuesdays, 6:30-8:00pm at Shepherd of the Valley Church-Free childcare
Hastings-Shepherd of the Valley 9:00-10:30 pm, 3rd Saturday of the month.
For additional information call 651-645-2948
     

Family Support Groups (Nami-MN), Eagan-Meets the fourth Monday of the month at Advent United Methodist Church at 7:00 pm.  For additional information, contact Connie at 952-432-9278.

Young Adult TeleConnection Support Group          (NAMI-MN) Young Adult TeleConnection is a web-based support group for young adults ages 18-30 who live with a mental illness. Provided online in real time the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the Month
NAMI-MN Web Connect Support Group

NAMI-MN Young Adult Connection Support Group (Apple Valley)-2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 6:30-8:00 pm at Shepherd of the Valley Church, 12650 Johnny Cake Ridge Rd.
Free pizza-for more information, contact Devin at
  devinlast@gmail.com




                                                
                        
                                                                     

           

Ready to Achieve Mentoring Program (RAMP) is a career focused mentoring program for youth ages 12-17 with a known or suspected diagnosis of the fetal alcohol spectrum.  MOFAS is recruiting families from Dakota County to participate.  MOFAS RAMP Program

2018/2019 Meeting Dates (2nd Monday of the Month)


Map/Directions to Western Service Center
                                                                              

           

Date

Time

Building

Room




09/10/2018 12:30-2:00 WSC 104
10/08/2018 12:30-2:00 WSC L139
11/12/2018 No meeting
*12/03/2018 12:30-2:00 WSC L139
01/14/2019 12:30-2:00 WSC L139
02/11/2019 12:30-2:00 WSC L139
03/11/2019 12:30-2:00 WSC L139
04/08/2019 12:30-2:00 WSC L139
05/13/2019 12:30-2:00 WSC L139
*No Summer meetings.