El Valor staff hosts a family support group every other week for family members whose individuals participate in our employment program. Family members who have participant with a disability in the program come together to support one another during these meetings. The purpose of this group is to help the families find the most appropriate resource depending on their needs, enhancing the resources that each has. Emotional support is also provided to those families who demand because of their situation.
Parents meet twice for month to share experiences and enhance their training in order to better optimize their skills in education and development of children with disabilities who have technical support a dynamic group. In addition, the group plans community outings together such as movies, bowling, and trips to various community activities to enjoy down time with one another.