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The 25th annual Developmental Disabilities Awareness Day, featuring Western New York professionals and businesses that specialize in services for people with developmental disabilities, will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday in the Conference & Event Center, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls. Featured will be speakers, workshops, vendor exhibits and general information about services and emerging trends. For information about the event or tickets, visit: www.ddday.org.

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The Buffalo Agency Special Care Planning Team is hosting “Financial Strategies for Families with Special Needs,” a free educational workshop from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday in 300 Corporate Parkway, Suite 110N, Amherst. Learn how to prepare for the financial well-being of your special needs loved ones. Topics discussed will include housing, employment, special needs trusts and government benefits. For more information or to register, call 276-1120.

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Registration is being accepted for the iCan Shine Bike Camp, formerly Lose the Training Wheels, a program that utilizes adapted bicycles and specialized instruction to teach campers how to ride a two wheel bicycle. The camp will run from June 24 to June 28 at Cheektowaga High School, 3600 Union Road. Campers must be at least eight years old, have a diagnosed disability and be able to walk without assistive devices. For more information, to register a camper or if interested in volunteering, call 817-7204 or email: wnylearntoride@yahoo.com.

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ALS Association Upstate New York Chapter will host a support group meeting from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday in the Dent Neurological Institute, first floor boardroom, 3980 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Laurie Krupski, former care services coordinator, will facilitate the group discussion. For information, contact Kate Cavan, care services coordinator at (315) 413-0121 or email: kcavan@alsaupstateny.org.

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Parent Network of Western New York is offering a free workshop, “Person Centered Planning,” from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday in its offices located at 1000 Main St. Learn how to develop meaningful life plans for the individuals you support. For more information or to register, call 332-4170 or visit: www.parentnetworkwny.org.

Items of timely events may be submitted by fax, 856-5150 or by mail to City Desk, Events for People with Disabilities, The Buffalo News, P.O. Box 100, Buffalo, NY 14240.