MEDIA ADVISORY
September 4, 2000

FURTHER INFORMATION:
Patricia Harris-Morehead at
(615) 313-4707



EDITORS:     Public Chapter 442 (the "Sunshine Law") enacted by the 88th General Assembly requires public notice of meetings of all government bodies whose action can affect public policy. Listed below is a schedule of the meetings, special seminars, or workshops sponsored by DHS during the month of September.

DATE TIME

EVENT

LOCATION
September 16 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 midday Tennessee Child Care Facilities Corporation (TCCFC)
"Starting a Child Care Business – Small Business Seminar"
Topics: Legal Aspects of a Business and Developing a Business Plan
Pre-registration is required
Cost: $30.00 (Non-refundable)
City of Memphis
Business Development Center
555 Beale Street
Memphis, TN

       
September 28

9:00a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

State Rehabilitation Council
The purpose of the meeting is to review the Division of Rehabilitation Services’ responsibilities under Title I, relating to the extent, eligibility and effectiveness of services, in accordance with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended by the Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1998.
The Drury Inn
341 Harding Place
Nashville, TN
       
September 28

12:00 noon – 3:00 p.m.

Families First Advisory Council
Regularly scheduled meeting.
Citizens Plaza Building
400 Deaderick Street
Puett Conference Room, 15th Floor
Nashville, TN
       
September 30

9:00 a.m. – 12:30 midday

Tennessee Child Care Facilities Corporation (TCCFC)
"Starting a Child Care Business – Small Business Seminar"
Topics: Recordkeeping and Accounting/ Tax Planning and Developing a Budget
Pre-registration is required
Cost: $30.00 (Non-refundable)
City of Memphis
Business Development Center
555 Beale Street
Memphis, TN

Individuals with disabilities who wish to participate in these proceedings should contact the Department of Human Services to discuss any auxiliary aids or services needed to facilitate such participation. Contact may be in person, by writing, or by telephone, and should be made as soon as possible prior to the scheduled meeting date to allow time for the department to provide such aid or service.