Community Services for Sept. 17 through Sept. 23 – News – Gadsden Times – Alabama News

Community Services for Sept. 17 through Sept. 23 – News – Gadsden Times – Alabama News

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Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group: 11 a.m., third Thursday, Rainbow City First United Methodist Church; Alzheimer’s Association sponsored caregivers’ support group; 256-442-3620

Special Education Testing: Local school systems offer screenings. Gadsden City Schools offers testing for children ages 3 to 21 who have a suspected handicapping condition and live in its district. Testing is available for autism, deaf-blindness, developmental delay, emotional disability, hearing impairment, intellectual disability, specific learning disabilities, orthopedic impairment, other health impairment, speech and language impairment, traumatic brain injury and visual impairment. Call the Gadsden City Board of Education, Special Education Department, 256-549-2914. In Attalla, screenings are available for newborns through 21-year-olds. Contact Pam Burgess, special education coordinator, 256-538-3700.

Free GED Classes: Attalla Adult Education/GED classes are at 106 Burke Ave. SE, across from Etowah County Vocational School. Morning classes are from 8 a.m. to noon Monday through Thursday, and evening classes are from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Register for free Adult Education/GED classes at Gadsden State’s East Broad Campus/Ralls Hall at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. every Wednesday. Morning, afternoon and evening classes are available. For more information, call 256-549-8698. The Gadsden Career Center, 214 S. Fifth St., offers Adult Education services/GED classes. New student registration is 8 a.m. each…

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