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Our annual Public Forums on the Concerns of Individuals with Disabilities and their Families is coming up! Below are the dates, times, and locations of this year's forums:

Monday, July 27, 2015, from 3:45 – 5:45  PM
South Providence Library, 441 Prairie Avenue, Providence
Hosted by Perspectives Corporation

Tuesday, July 28, 2015,  2 – 4 PM
Warwick Public Library, 600 Sandy Lane, Warwick
Hosted by the Ocean State Center for Independent Living

Wednesday, July 27, 2015, 4 – 6 PM
Peace Dale Library, 1057 Kingstown Rd, Peace Dale
Hosted by National Multiple Sclerosis Society RI Chapter

Wednesday, July 29, 2015, from 4 – 6  PM
Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Rd, Middletown
Hosted by Opportunities Unlimited For People With Differing Abilities

Thursday, July 30, 2015, from 1:30  – 3:30  PM
Zambarano Unit, Eleanor Slater Hospital, 2090 Wallum Lake Rd, Pascoag
Hosted by Zambarano Unit, Eleanor Slater Hospital

Thursday, July 30, 2015, from  4 – 6  PM
Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St, Woonsocket
Hosted by RI Department of Health

Friday, July 31, 2015, from 2:45 – 4:45  PM
East Providence Public Library, 41 Grove Ave, East Providence
Hosted by RI Statewide Independent Living Council and National Federation of the Blind of RI