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Parent to Parent—Monthly Parent Groups

Date of Event: 4/30/2018
Start Time: 10am | End Time: 12pm

Location:

Parent to Parent Office


Event Address:

OPWDD Building

415 Oser Avenue


Hauppauge, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Alissa Morris Phone: 631-434-6196 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Parent to Parent runs informal monthly support groups for parents navigating their

child’s special needs (one for parents of school aged children, and another for parents of

adults or children getting ready to age out of school).

Both groups take place at the time and place listed above.

SPACE IS LIMITED. Participants MUST RSVP.



Parent Support Group for Parents Caring for Children/Teens with Mood, Anxiety or Depression Issues

Date of Event: See Details Below
Start Time: 7:00 PM | End Time:

Location:

Lindenhurst Memorial Library


Event Address:

1 Lee Avenue


Lindenhurst, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone: Call 631-957-7755 ext. 130 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Event: 

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Lindenhurst Memorial Library presents a Parent Support Group for parents caring for children/teens with mood, anxiety, and/or depression issues. This is a confidential and informal support group facilitated by a Family Peer Advocate. Share experiences dealing with a child who has a mood, anxiety or depressive issues while learning from other caregivers in similar situations.

Meetings will take place on Mondays at 7 p.m. on the following dates:

  • Dec. 4
  • Jan. 8
  • Feb. 5
  • Mar. 5
  • Apr. 2
  • May 7

Call 631-957-7755 ext. 130 or email lkropp@lindenhurstlibrary.org with any questions.

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Sibshops

Date of Event: Sunday, January 7, 2018
Start Time: 10:00 AM | End Time: 1:00 PM

Location:

Breakthrough Intensive PT


Event Address:

1747-21 Veterans Memorial Highway


Islandia, NY
Event Cost: Contact Breakthrough for more information
Contact Person: Phone: Call 631-348-0959 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Event: 

Breakthrough Intensive Physical Therapy presents Sibshops, monthly workshops beginning on Sunday, Jan. 7 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., for siblings ages 7 to 13 of children with special needs. The workshops provide peer support recreationally, fun games and activities, discussion activities to connect with others in similar situations.

   

Meeting dates for Sibshops:

  • Jan. 7th
  • Feb. 4th
  • Mar. 4th
  • Apr. 8t
  • May 6th
  • June 3rd

For more information call 631-348-0959 or email christine@breakthroughptli.com or visit breakthroughptli.com. Registration is required.

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Part 1: Understanding Your Child’s IEP

Date of Event: Sunday, February 4, 2018
Start Time: 10:00 AM | End Time: 2:00 PM

Location:

Visions at Selis Manor


Event Address:

135 W. 23rd St.


New York City, NY
Event Cost:
Contact Person: Silvia Verga Phone: Call 718-997-4855 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Event: 

NY Deaf Blind Collaborative (NYDBC) Family Learning presents the training, Part 1: Understanding Your Child's IEP on Sunday, Feb. 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Join to explore the intention of the Individualized Education Program (IEP). The training will address the following:

  • Long-term goals and short term objectives
  • Present levels of performance and appropriate evaluation
  • Accommodations and management needs

Each participant is expected to bring a copy of their child's IEP for discussion and reflection. Coffee and light breakfast items will be provided. Lunch is on your own. Inquire about travel stipends. For additional questions contact Silvia Verga at 718-997-4855 or email silvia.verga@qc.cuny.edu.

   

Registration DEADLINE for this training is Monday, Jan. 29, click here to register



Long Island Developmental Disabilities Regional Office: Self Direction

Date of Event: See Details Below
Start Time: | End Time:

Location:

Long Island Developmental Disabilities Regional Office


Event Address:

415A Oser Avenue


Hauppauge, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone: Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Event: 

Long Island DDRO presents Self Direction Information Sessions on:

  • Monday, Feb. 19 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Monday, Apr. 16 from 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 17 from 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Oct. 18 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Thursday, Dec. 13 from 10 to 12 p.m.

For more information or to register contact the Self Direction Unit at the Long Island DDRO by emailing css.ddro5@opwdd.ny.gov.

   

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