Weekly Events

Independence Amplified Maryland

A weekly broadcast to the State of Maryland with information about and for people with disabilities. 

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VME Meetings held at Northrop Grumman

Last Monday of Each Month, by conference call

11:30am to 12:30pm

VME has enjoyed a long-standing partnership with Northrop-Grumman where many employees volunteer their talents to design and fabricate devices for VME clients.  This meeting enables Northrop volunteers to discuss projects underway while having a quick lunch. To learn more:

VME Client Services Meetings

Second Wednesday of each month by Zoom. 11am – 12:30pm

Volunteer engineers & medical professionals review new requests submitted by family members, caregivers, teachers and medical professionals.  Zoom meetings are arranged with clients to gather information about the requests. Great way to meet clients and work as a team. Recent graduates are encouraged to participate.

More about Volunteers for Medical Engineering

VME – Project Review and Approval Committee (PRAC)

Fourth Wednesday of each month by Zoom 6pm

Volunteer engineers and medical professionals review, approve, and monitor all projects for feasibility, quality, and safety. School teams make presentations on their project designs which provides students with an opportunity to sharpen presentation skills before a panel of professionals. PRAC signs off on all product deliveries. It’s a fascinating meeting where volunteers put their heads together to come up with innovative solutions for our clients.

More about Volunteers for Medical Engineering

Housing Information Workshop

Third Thursday of every month 2pm to 4pm

Each month, here at IMAGE, we hold a workshop for those in need of housing to connect with resources throughout Maryland. Sign-up for Weinberg and Section 811 waiting lists. We have limited space so please sign up in advance at: or call 443-320-4008.

Note: These events are paused now due to COVID-19. Reach out to us at the contact information above to learn more about housing resources and we will work with you one-on-one.

National Federation of the Blind (NFB) Chapter Meeting

Third Thursday of every month 7pm – 9pm

At the IMAGE Center (map)

Special Events

May 14 – June 11, 2020 Solutions Celebration

We honored our volunteers and and community partners and celebrated an amazing year of solutions!

Listen to the Solutions 2020 Playlist on YouTube

VME – 3D Printing Workshop

Occasionally, workshops are offered to share technology tips and to find ways to expand services to the disability community. View our 3DP Workshop on Youtube: