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Workshop: Transition to High School

Date of Event: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Start Time: 6:30 PM | End Time: 8:30 PM

Location:

Orleans Niagara BOCES


Event Address:

4124 Saunders Settlement Road, Room 3


Sanborn, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone: Call 716-332-4170 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Parent Network of Western New York presents the workshop Transition to High School on Wednesday, Nov. 15 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Beginning at age 15, an Individual Education Program (IEP) is required to provide a section for the student's future called a transition plan. Participants will develop and understanding of graduation requirements and the transition process by focusing on identifying the student's interests, strengths and needs for all areas of life.

   

This workshop is free to attend, to reserve a spot call 716-332-4170 or email info@parentnetworkwny.org.

   

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Parent Support Group: Parents Caring for Children and 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)

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The Lindenhurst Memorial Library presents a Parent Support Group for parents caring for children and teens with mood, anxiety, and/or depression issues. Meetings will take place on the following Mondays at 7 p.m.:

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

Join for 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 issue while learning from other caregivers in similar situations.

   

Email lkropp@lindenhurstlibrary.org or call 631-957-7755 ext. 130 with any questions.

   

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The Rochester Regional Center for Autism Spectrum Disorder Webinar Series

Date of Event: See Details Below
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Location:

Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities


Event Address:

601 Elmwood Ave.


Rochester, NY
Event Cost:
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The Rochester Regional Center for Autism Spectrum Disorder (RRCASD) will be hosting a webinar series during the winter of 2017-18. The topics for the series are as follows:

  • Increasing the Leisure and Recreational Skills of Persons with ASD on Wednesday, Dec. 13 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. featuring Dr. David McAdam, Ph.D., BCBA-D
  • Using Visuals to Increase Tolerance for Waiting in Children with ASD on Tuesday, Jan. 16 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. with Dr. Kenneth Shamlian, Psy.D., BCBA-D
  • Behavioral Assessment and Intervention for Self-Injurious Behavior on Wednesday, Feb. 21 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. with Dr. David McAdam, Ph.D., BCBA-D
  • Get Started on Your Path to Employment on Wednesday, Mar. 14 from 3 to 4 p.m. with Kaitlyn Richardson, MPP

Click here to register for a webinar.



Indoor Winter Carnival

Date of Event: Saturday, February 24, 2018
Start Time: 1:00 PM | End Time: 3:00 PM

Location:

Mount Mercy Academy GYM


Event Address:

88 Red Jacket Parkway


Buffalo, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone: Call 716-863-7393 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Fantastic Friends of Western NY presents an Indoor Winter Carnival on Saturday, February 24 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Mount Mercy Academy Gym. This even is free to attend and siblings are welcome. Participants must wear dry sneakers or soft sole shoes in the gym.

   

Registration is required, call 716-863-7393 or email FantasticFriendsWNY@gmail.com

   

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Your Legal Tools in Education Workshop Series: To Every Season…

Date of Event: Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Start Time: 7:00 PM | End Time: 10:00 PM

Location:

IDA Office


Event Address:

1550 Deer Park Ave., Suite C


Deer Park, NY
Event Cost:
Contact Person: Phone: 631-261-7440

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The International Dyslexia Association, Long Island Branch presents Your Legal Tools in Education Workshop Series: To Every Season... on Tuesday, Feb. 27 from 7 to 10 p.m. Negotiation skills in the CSE context. how to deal with the CSE if you feel your child hasn't made progress. What to disclose enrollment of a child in a private school.

   

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The workshop will feature speaker Bonnie Spiro Schinagle who has been representing parents and children in connection with claims under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and Individuals With Disabilities in Education Act in her own practice since 2014.

   

The cost for this workshop is $25, to register call 631-261-7440.

   

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Workshop: Creating A “One Page”

Date of Event: Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Start Time: 7:00 Pm | End Time: 9:00 PM

Location:

C. Dee Wright Community Center


Event Address:

11 Church Street


Akron, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone: ​Call 716-332-4170 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Parent Network of Western NY presents the workshop Creating A "One Page" on Tuesday, Feb. 27 from 7 to 9 p.m. Participants will learn:

  • How to create a profile page for your child
  • What information to share with people who will interact with your child

This workshop is free to attend but registration is required. To register call 716-332-4170 or email info@parentnetworkwny.org.

   

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Workshop: Bullying & Promoting Well-Being for Students with Disabilities

Date of Event: Monday, March 5, 2018
Start Time: 2:00 PM | End Time: 3:00 PM

Location:

East High School, P.S. #307


Event Address:

820 Northampton Street


Buffalo, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone: Call 716-332-4170 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Parent Network of Western NY presents the workshop Bullying & Promoting Well-Being for Students with Disabilities on Monday, Mar. 5 from 2 to 3 p.m. Participants in this workshop will learn:

  • About the different types of bullying
  • To recognize the warning signs
  • How to add supports into an IEP

This meeting is free to attend but, registration is requested, call 716-332-4170 or email info@parentnetworkwny.org

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Workshop: Preparing for a Meeting at Your Child’s School

Date of Event: Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Start Time: 6:00 PM | End Time: 8:00 PM

Location:

Dibble Family & Event Ctr


Event Address:

4110 West Main St Road


Batvia, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone: Call 716-332-4170 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Parent Network of Western NY presents the workshop Preparing for a Meeting at Your Child's School on Tuesday, Mar. 13 from 6 to 8 p.m. Participants of this workshop will learn:

  • Tips on how to prepare for the various meetings with professionals throughout the shool year, including the annual Commite on Special Education
  • Tips on how to stay organized
  • Learn how to be a powerful advocate

This meeting is free to attend but, registration is requested, call 716-332-4170 or email info@parentnetworkwny.org

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Workshop: How to Access Community Based Services for Children and Adults with Disabilities

Date of Event: Thursday, March 15, 2018
Start Time: 6:30 PM | End Time: 8:00 PM

Location:

Bornhava


Event Address:

25 Chateau Terrace


Amherst, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone:

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Parent Network of Western NY presents the workshop How to Access Community Based Services for Children and Adults with Disabilities on Thursday, Mar. 15 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Participants in this workshop will learn:

  • Services offered and available, with focus on young children
  • Eligibility requirements
  • How to contact the eight major systems for services

This free workshop will be presented by WOW MOMs! A woman caregiver group. To register complete the form listed below by March 9. Childcare is available.

   

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