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As part of its Person First Forum series, the Museum of disABILITY History, a project of People Inc. will host U.S. paralympic athlete Adam Page from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the museum, 3826 Main St., Eggertsville. Lancaster resident Page, born with spina bifida and hydrocephalus, will present “Living an Independent Life, Making Dreams a Reality.” Page started playing sled hockey at age 6 and went on to participate in the 2010 and 2014 Paralympics, as well as competing in four world championships, winning two gold medals, including a silver and a bronze. Event is free. Regular admission applies for those who wish to tour the museum. For more information or to register, call 629-3626.

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National Alliance on Mental Illness family support groups meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at two locations: Abbott Corners, Lake Shore Behavioral Health, 3176 Abbott Road, Orchard Park; and St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 4007 Main St., Amherst. Meetings are open to all in the community and offered at no charge. For information, call 226-6264 or visit: www.namibuffalony.org

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Western New York Independent Living is hosting its annual ADA Consumer Picnic with food, fun and entertainment from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 25 at Sheridan Park, (Shelter No. 2) on Sheridan Drive and Grand Island Boulevard, adjacent to the Sheridan Park Golf Course, in the Town of Tonawanda. The picnic commemorates the Americans with Disabilities Act, a law passed on July 26, 1990, prohibiting discrimination on the basis of disability. Transportation is available. For reservations, call Courtney Torgalski at 836-0822, Ext. 181.

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Goodwill Industries of Western New York provides comprehensive job training, placement and follow-up services to adults with a wide range of disabilities, disadvantages and other special needs. Goodwill’s approach is holistic and person-centered, with all services individualized to achieve goals consistent with the client’s employment preferences. Services include vocational assessment, case management, work-readiness training, job seeking and job placement assistance. Alternative in-house work opportunities are provided for individuals who require a more supportive, less pressured work environment. Ancillary services include a Board of Education-sponsored GED program and an urban food pantry. For additional information, contact Dawn Cody, manager for Goodwill Career Evaluation Center at 854-3494, Ext. 3010, or email dawn@goodwillwny.org

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Community Services for Developmentally Disabled offers an individual retirement experience program, a fun alternative to traditional senior services for people with disabilities older than 50. The small social group meets at community centers and senior centers in your neighborhood. Activities include trips, volunteering, parties, bingo, arts, crafts and more. For more information, call 883-8002.

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Neighborhood Legal Services Inc., a nonprofit civil legal services agency, is providing adult cancer patients and families of pediatric cancer patients access to free civil legal services ranging from assistance with denial of public benefits, family law matters, disability law, housing issues, preparation of advance directives and permanency planning. For more information, call 847-0650, Ext. 420.

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OAHiiO (The Good Path) part of Western New York Independent Living Inc. families of agencies, offers a holistic approach that includes independent living skills, peer support, advocacy, information and referral resources for Native Americans and their families in Erie County and surrounding territories with mental or physical disabilities and/or chemical dependencies. Services assist with the ability to live independently while respecting their cultural diversity. For more information, call 836-0822 or visit www.wnyil.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.