Autism Society of the Bluegrass
Meeting on Monday, February 24, 2020
6:30 – 8:30 PM
St. Michael’s Episcopal Church
2025 Bellefonte Drive, Lexington, Kentucky
Please join us as the ASBG Presents:
Mass Mutual’s SpecialCarewith Mr. Gordon Holmes, Financial Advisor & Special Care Planner
SpecialCare is a program developed by MassMutual Life Insurance Company that provides access to information and resources to families with dependents, of any age, who have a disability. Our mission is to help educate families and caregivers of people with special needs about the importance and steps in creating a life care plan to help provide a secure financial future.
Gordon Homes is a Financial Advisor with WestPoint Financial Group. He provides objective and customized insurance and investment strategies to help meet the financial needs of his clients. He aims to help clients achieve lifelong financial freedom by building long-term working relationships based on mutual respect, ongoing education and comprehensive planning. Prior to joining WestPoint Financial Group, Gordon spent 35 years with MetLife as a Financial Planner, emphasizing his work as a Special Care Planner. A frequent speaker at parent support group meetings and state conferences, he is nationally recognized in the area of Special Needs planning issues, contributing to articles in The Washington Post, The New York Times, and Kiplinger’s Personal Finance. He is also active in local communities as a member of over 20 support networks in Indiana and Kentucky.
Autism Society of the Bluegrass Upcoming Events:
February 19-20—Arc of Central Kentucky Conference at Crown Plaza in Louisville https://arcofky.org/category/event/annual-conference/
March—Restraint and Seclusion Workshop with Attorney Rebecca DiLoreto (Time and Location TBA)
March 30—Becky McCabe with the Office of Vocal Rehabilitation
April 27—Jo Grayson: Genetics and Autism: What’s New?
May 25—No Meeting due to Memorial Day
For a continuous update on what is happening in the world of autism care, visit our website at www.asbg.org or join our information and discussion group at http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/ASBG/. Facebook: https://www.facebook-com/Autism-Society-of-the-Bluegrass and YouTube channel-ASBG Kentucky
Our meetings are on the last Monday in January, February, March, April, June, July, August, September, & October with a holiday gathering on the first Monday in December. Free childcare provided. ***If you are currently receiving a mailed copy of this flyer and no longer wish to receive it or you are not receiving the mailed copy, but would like to, please call or text (859) 475-2864***
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Anyone can participate in our meetings and listserv at any time, but we need involvement of members! We all benefit when we have an active stake. There are costs associated with all we do, such as postage, copying, speakers, grants, and scholarships among other costs.
ASBG is an all-volunteer non-profit chapter of the Autism Society of America. You enjoy what ASBG offers from time to time and know it is a valuable organization for our region, so make it official. Join us!
Send your annual membership dues of $12 to The Treasurer, ASBG, and P.O. Box 24212, Lexington, Kentucky 40524-2412. Or visit www.asbg..org/about to join conveniently online.