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Legislator to Address Disabled Group

Bangor -

BANGOR, Maine – State Representative Matthew Peterson D- Rumford, an independent living specialist and advocate for the disabled, will be guest speaker at the next Physical Disabilities Support Group meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 7, at Winterberry Heights, 932 Ohio Street in Bangor.

A two-term legislator, Representative Peterson has been employed by independent living organization Alpha One since 2007. His major areas of focus in Augusta include long-term care, services for the disabled, community development, education, and substance abuse prevention.

Those with physical disabilities, their families and friends, caregivers, health professionals, and the public are invited to attend. Prior to the meeting there will be a pot luck supper beginning at 5 p.m. For more information, call 945-6878 or 942-6720

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Email: jlibby@alphaonenow.org