On Wednesday, September 17, 2014, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM, the Pennsylvania Department of Health's Bureau of Family Health is partnering with the PA Elks Home Service Program to host a South Central Region Special Kids Network Parent Youth Professional Forum (PYPF).Read More: Parent Youth Professional Forum on Overview of IEPs
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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.
On October 6, 2014, from 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM (with registration at 9:00 AM), the OCDEL Family Summit is taking place.
Until September 30, 2014 passes, the Pennsylvania System of Care Partnership is accepting original photos or graphic designs from youth and family members for the Hopes & Dreams campaign.
Throughout September 2014, Family Mentor of Montgomery County, a program of the Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (MHASP), will be holding three workshops covering housing for individuals with autism, secondary transition and the difference between guardianship and power of attorney.
On Wednesday, September 17, 2014, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM, the Pennsylvania Department of Health's Bureau of Family Health is partnering with the PA Elks Home Service Program to host a South Central Region Special Kids Network Parent Youth Professional Forum (PYPF).
The Pennsylvania Training Partnership for People with Disabilities and Families is holding several forums titled Creative Options Forums: Choices Beyond Group Homes during September 2014.
From September to December 2014, the BrainSTEPS Brain Injury School Re-Entry Consulting Program and Pennsylvania Department of Education, Bureau of Special Education, are holding a webinar series on the topic of student concussions.
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