"PEN recognizes, supports and enhances the opportunities for children and youth with disabilities and their families to maximize their potential. PEN promotes mutual respect and collaboration between parents and professionals for the knowledge, skills and abilities each contributes to the education and development of children and youth with disabilities."
Disability Rights Network (DRN) is surveying Attendant Care and Aging waiver participants, as well as the service coordinators and supervisors who serve them.
On September 11, 2014 from 2:30 to 3:45 PM Eastern Time, the Center for Appropriate Dispute Resolution in Special Education (CADRE) will be holding a webinar titled Practical Strategies for Helping Parents in Conflict: Assisting Divorced or Estranged Parents through the IEP Process.
The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) is administering a grant
that provides federal funding to establish community learning centers that provide academic, artistic and cultural enrichment opportunities for students and their families. Initially, applicants must attend a pre-grant workshop on July 18, 2014 and submit their intent to apply by July 28, 2014.
The Transition Discoveries project is seeking participants for focus groups at multiple locations in Pennsylvania. At each location, one focus group will be for youth with disabilities (ages 14 to 24), and the other will be for their family members.
Is your child struggling in school? On Monday, October 6, 2014, from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, McAndrews Law Offices, P.C., and Parent Education Network (PEN) will be holding a free education clinic in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania.
The Youth Action Council on Transition (YouthACT), an initiative led by the National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth (NCWD), is accepting applications for teams of youth leaders and their supporters.
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