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  • Disability Information and Support

    Agency: Ollie Webb Center, Inc.

    Parent Resource Information and Support Meetings (PRISM) monthly support and educational / informational meetings for parents whose children (of any age) have disabilities. Educational classes for adults and teens with disabilities, call for reservations if child care is needed.  Some transportation is available; call for information.

    Parent to Parent Omaha offers parent to parent support for families of newly-diagnosed children with developmental disabilities.

    Just Friends is a peer mentoring and friendship program that gives adolescents with developmental disabilities the opportunity to participate in social and recreational activities with adolescents who do not have developmental disabilities. Staff members provide support to participants, offer monthly social events and provide educational classes.

    Best Buddies is a peer mentoring program for young adults with developmental disabilities. Through this program, young adults with developmental disabilities are matched to local college students and participate in social recreational activities. Individuals with disabilities experience friendships with their peers and feel included.

    Recreational activities include Tween Scene, STARS Basketball League, and First Chapter Book Club.

    Ultimate Life is a fee-based companion program in which Community Living Specialists (CLS) accompany adults with developmental disabilities to various activities. The program was created to provide opportunities for individuals to participate in the community in activities of their choosing with someone other than a parent and/or staff and consumers from residential settings.

    Advocacy and referral source of information on developmental disabilities for the community.  Provides disability awareness training for community groups as well as students in area colleges who are majoring in medicine, special education and related fields; provides a voice in the community for issues that affect people with developmental disabilities.

    • Arc of Omaha at the Ollie Webb Center, The
      Main Phone: (402) 346-5220
      Fax: (402) 342-4857
      1941 South 42nd Street, Suite 122
      Omaha, NE 68105

    Agency: Ollie Webb Center, Inc.

    Languages Available: Any language can be accommodated

    Fees: None for general services; registration fees apply to some events

    Intake: Call for information

    Eligibility: Call to determine eligibility

    Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm

    Areas Served:
    • Sarpy County
    • Douglas County
    • Dodge County
    • Washington County
    • Pottawattamie County

    - Peer to Peer Networking

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