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Sept. 8, 2011

 

CHITTENDEN SOUTH SUPERVISORY UNION SEEKS CHILDREN WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DELAYS

The Chittenden South Supervisory Union is interested in locating preschool age children (birth to 5-years-old) who live in the towns of Williston, St. George, Charlotte, Hinesburg and Shelburne who show a developmental delay in the areas of speech/language, social adjustment, adaptive behavior, self-care, gross/fine motor coordination, and cognitive development.

If you know of such a child between the ages of birth to 3 years old, contact Melissa Hendrickson at the CSSU at 383-1216. For such children between 3 and 5 years old, contact the early educator at the elementary school in the town where the child resides.

Williston and St. George – Allen Brook School — 878-2762

Charlotte Central School — 425-2771

Hinesburg Community School — 482-2106

Shelburne Community School — 985-3331

The Union is also interested in locating all school age children/adolescents with disabilities living in these towns who are not currently attending school, are attending a private school by parent-choice or are being home-schooled. If you know of such a child/adolescent, call Meagan Roy, director of student support services at CSSU, at 383-1234.

 

RIVER CLEAN-UP VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Friends of the Winooski River is hosting river clean-ups in Chittenden County this year, including one in Williston on Sept. 10. Volunteers are needed to help haul tires, cans, bottles and random flood debris out of the river.

The Friends hosted the first three river clean-ups in Barre, Montpelier and Berlin on Aug. 20 and collected more than 40 tires, 12 bicycles, carpeting, clothing, cans, bottles and several other items including a cash register drawer.

An additional clean up in Williston will take place on Sept. 17, beginning at 10 a.m. and ending around 1 p.m. The Friends, with the help of Rustic River Adventures, is providing canoes, buckets and gloves for volunteers.

For more information on each event see the links below or call Linda Setchell at 279-0968.