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PCR provides recreational, social, and respite care programs for teens and adults with developmental differences. Our innovative virtual programs are keeping our members active, connected, and engaged during these challenging times. See the green box below to learn more and to register.

Your support makes our programs possible. Thank you!

Annual Gen Ryan Memorial Barbecue

May 7, 2022 – 12-3pm
Smokey Glen Farm, Gaithersburg, MD

Advance registration required, with COVID protocols.  NO walk-in attendance permitted. For information about how to register, or to donate, click here.

Virtual Transition Times Monthly Info Session

Please join us on May 18, 2022 from 7:00 to 8:00 PM, for our next virtual meeting, ” Self-Directed Services,” presented by Tia Henry, Self-Directed Services Lead, Southern Maryland Regional Office, DDA . To register for this webinar, please click HERE.

Click HERE to view a recording of the April 13th Transition Times meeting on “Montgomery College, Developmental Education/Workforce Access Program,” presented by Karla Nabors, Director for Developmental Education/Workforce Access .

For more information on Transition Times and to view previous Info Sessions, please click HERE.

Spring 2022 PCR Programs Via Zoom–Registration Is Open

programs for teens and adults with developmental differences

Registration for PCR’s Spring session of virtual programs is still open. Programs via Zoom will run from February 1st to July 31st.  The easiest way to register is online, by clicking REGISTER. Online registration requires full payment with a credit card. If you prefer to pay by check, need financial aid, or are using other funding services, you will need to complete a paper registration form available HERE.

Transitioning Resources at Your Fingertips

To assist our members and families, PCR has created a series of informative videos explaining how to access services and resources for people with developmental differences and their families (e.g., Qualifying for Medicaid, MCPS Transition Services, Legal Services).  These videos, which include American Sign Language interpretation, can be accessed HERE.

And to access the videos and helpful materials from the May 2021 Transitioning Youth Resource Fair, click HERE.

Recursos de transición a su alcance

Para asistir a nuestros miembros y familias, PCR ha creado varios videos informativos que explican cómo acceder a los servicios y recursos para las personas con discapacidades del desarrollo y sus familias (Elegibilidad para Medicaid, Servicios de Transición de las Escuelas Públicas del condado de Montgomery [Montgomery County Public Schools, MCPS], Servicios Legales).  Haga clic AQUÍ para ver estos vídeos, que incluyen la interpretación del lenguaje estadounidense de señas y subtítulos en español y documentos traducidos.

Para acceder a los vídeos y materiales útiles de la Feria de Recursos para Jóvenes en Transición de mayo de 2021 en ingles, haga clic AQUÍ.

Expanded Community Resources Directory

If you have not looked at our “Links to Resources in the Community” page recently, please click HERE to see our reorganized and expanded list. This comprehensive and user-friendly page provides a wealth of useful resources for teens and adults with developmental differences and their families living in our area. Categories include: Transition, Education, Employment and Vocational Services, Residential Services, Funding Services, Transportation, Day Programs, Recreational Activities, and more. 

Nuestra lista de recursos útiles para adolescentes y adultos con discapacidades y sus familias ahora incluye enlaces (links) para recursos en español. Para verlos, haga clic aquí, y continúe a “Recursos en Español.”

PCR Videos

If you miss being at PCR’s programs in person, check out our engaging videos online. Click here to view our virtual program offerings. Enjoy!

Tricia Sullivan Respite Care Program Video

To watch our 2020 Tricia Sullivan Respite Care video, please click HERE.