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Special Needs Expo 2021: Building Bridges for Families

October 23 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Wendell Foster’s Building Bridges for Families Special Needs Expo will be held on Saturday, October 23, 2021, 1 pm – 4 pm at the Owensboro Convention Center. The Expo is an opportunity for community agencies to collaborate in providing information about resources and services that will assist families in supporting a loved one with a disability.  The Expo will include non-profit organizations, state agencies, and private businesses that provide services in the following areas: Adult Day Services, Advocacy and Support, Assistive Technology, Behavior Supports, Durable Medical Equipment, Early Childhood, Education, Employment, Future Planning, Health & Rehab, Recreation, Waivers.

Celebrity Guest Sean McElwee, actor, entrepreneur, and self-advocate, will give a speech and host a Fashion Show with local models, of all ages and abilities, wearing their favorite Seanese shirt.



Aetna Better Health of Kentucky (Partner Sponsor)
Arts for All Kentucky
Audubon Area Headstart
Beds by George (Friend Sponsor)
Building Blocks Child Development Center (Friend Sponsor)
Carl D. Perkins Vocational Training Center
Corey’s Heart & Soul Designs
Courtney’s Crowns for Downs
Dream Riders of Kentucky
Early Intervention & Consultation
Goodin Law Office of Special Needs Planning
Growing Minds Learning Center
Innovation in Motion (Friend Sponsor)
Kentucky Assistive Technology Loan Corporation
Kentucky Autism Training Center
Kentucky SPIN
Lee Specialty Clinic
Life Plan of Kentucky
Musick Studios
National Seating & Mobility (Partner Sponsor)
Optimal Rhythms
Owensboro Healthpark
ProBed (Friend Sponsor)
Puzzle Pieces
River Valley Behavioral Health
Sleep Safe Beds (Friend Sponsor)
SMILE on Down Syndrome
Special Olympics of Kentucky
Spina Bifa Association of Kentucky
Staves Occupational Therapy Services (Friend Sponsor)
Target Medical (Friend Sponsor)
Theatre Workshop of Owensboro Penguin Project
Theratree Pediatric Therapy Services
Yussman Special Needs Law (Friend Sponsor)
Wellcare (Supporter Sponsor)
Wendell Foster


October 23
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Cindy Huston


Owensboro Convention Center
501 West 2nd St
Owensboro, KY 42301 United States
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Wendell Foster
815 Triplett Street
P.O. Box 1668
Owensboro, KY 42303


Phone: 270-683-4517
Toll Free: 877-932-2678