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Special Needs Expo: Building Bridges for Families

August 17, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Wendell Foster’s Building Bridges for Families Special Needs Expo will be held on Saturday, August 17, from 10:00 am – 2:00 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
Early Childhood
Futures Planning
Health & Rehab

There is no cost to attend the Expo.  Aetna Better Health of Kentucky will be providing free backpacks for attendees.  Door prizes provided by vendors will be given away every hour.  Music by Prof G, Sensory friendly magic show with Cody Clark Magic, Dance performances by Musick Studios All Abilities class & GRADSA‘s Star Squad, and Leland “Hammer Jammer” Isbill on the harmonica. Sensory room provided by Theratree.  

Full schedule is available Special Needs Expo Flyer 2019.

If have questions about the event, please contact Cindy HustonDirector, Technology and Resource Center @ 270-852-1488 or [email protected] 

2019 Vendor Registration

Special thanks to our Expo sponsors:

Kentucky Assistive Technology Services Network logoNational Seating Mobility logoThrivent Financial Logo

2019 Vendors 

Active Day of Owensboro
Aetna Better Health of Kentucky
After Hours with Isaiah
AP Case Management
Arc of Kentucky
AspYre LLC
Autism Evansville
Behavior Associates
Best Buddies of Kentucky
Brain Injury Adventure Camp
Bridges of Kentucky
Building Blocks Child Development Center
Canine Companions for Independence
Carl D. Perkins Vocational Training Center
Caslin & Cecil Attorneys
Center for Accessible Living
Center for Courageous Kids
Cherri Care Medical Equipment and Supplies
Community Alternatives of Kentucky
Corey’s Heart & Soul Designs
Courtney’s Crowns for Downs
Critically Loved
Dream Riders of Kentucky
Employment Opportunities
Epilepsy Foundation
Green River Area Development District
Green River Area Down Syndrome Association
Green River District Health Department
Growing Minds Learning Center/CLiK
Hand Therapy Plus
Hopebridge Autism Therapy
Hugh E Sandefur Training Center
Kentucky Assistive Technology Loan Corporation
Kentucky Autism Training Center
Kentucky Family to Family Health Information Centers
Kentucky PC Planning Network
Kentucky School for the Blind
Kentucky Spin
Musick Studios
National Seating and Mobility
New Beginnings
New Opportunities and Ways
Office for Children with Special Health Care Needs
Owensboro Autism Network
Owensboro Healthpark
Play Smart Preschool
Pro-Bed Medical Technologies
Puzzle Pieces
Rehabilitation Performance Institute
River Valley Behavioral Health
Simply Therapy
Strategic Partnerships
Support Alliance of the Visually Impaired (SAVI)
The Magic of Cody Clark
Thrivent Financial
To the Max Behavior Therapy
University of Kentucky Human Development Institute Project Cheer
VSA Kentucky
Wendell Foster
Wheelchair Resources


August 17, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Event Category:


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