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Adaptive Teens

Date of Event: 1st, 2nd and 3rd Saturday of the Month
Start Time: 12:00 pm | End Time: 2:00 pm

Location:

Central Library


Event Address:

10 Grand Army Plaza, Trustees Room


Brooklyn, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) Phone: 718-253-4948

The Adaptive Teen Time at the Brooklyn Public Library offers teens with and without disabilities the opportunity to learn skills and make friends in a collaborative environment that promotes creativity and critical thinking skills.

 

Play a game, create music or make a new friend at the Adaptive Teen Time Progam.



G.A.M.A. Support Group for Grandparents

Date of Event: Second Tuesday of each month
Start Time: | End Time:

Location:
Event Address:

191 Joralemon St.


Brooklyn, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Ms. Izzy Phone: 718-726-9790 ext. 8030

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Catholic Charities Services of Brooklyn and Queens presents G.A.M.A. a support group for grandparents on the second Tuesday of each month.

  • G.A.M.A. is a safe place to meet, discuss, share, & plan
  • G.A.M.A. believes that caregivers will not promise more than they do, but do all they say they can
  • G.A.M.A. will engage in advocacy work, preventive workshops, and community events

To enroll, please call Ms. Izzy at 718-726-9790 ext. 8030.

   

G.A.M.A. - FLYER



Brooklyn Family Support Services Advisory Council Outreach

Date of Event: Friday, December 7, 2018
Start Time: 10:00 | End Time:

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Workshop Understanding Your Child’s IEP - SPANISH

Date of Event: Friday, December 14, 2018
Start Time: 8:30 AM | End Time: 10:30 AM

Location:

P993Q @MS72
133-25 Guy Brewer Blvd.


Event Address:

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

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Include NYC presents the workshop Understanding Your Child's IEP in Spanish on Friday, Dec. 14 from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. INCLUDEnyc Family Educators will help participants better understand their child's IEP and answer questions.

   

This workshop is for parents of children ages 5-11 and 12-21. Click here to register for this workshop.



Workshop Advocacy Skills For Parents

Date of Event: Tuesday, December 11, 2019
Start Time: 8:45 AM | End Time: 10:00 AM

Location:

P.S. 106 The Parkchester School


Event Address:

1514 Olmstead Avenue


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

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Include NYC presents the workshop Advocacy Skills For Parents on Tuesday, Dec. 11 from 8:45 to 10 a.m. Learn how to speak up for your child with a disability. Become your child's best advocate and get them the support and services they need in any situation, including in school, in the community, and with health care.

    

This workshop is for parents of children ages 5-11 and 12-21. Click here to register for this workshop.



Workshop Understanding Diploma and Credential Options

Date of Event: Wednesday, December 12, 2019
Start Time: 10:15 AM | End Time: 12:15 PM

Location:

Chatham Square Library
The New York Public Library
3rd Floor Community Room


Event Address:

33 East Broadway


New York, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone:

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Include NYC presents the workshop Understanding Diploma and Credential Options on Wednesday, Dec. 12 from 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Learn about requirements for obtaining a local, Regents, and advanced Regents diploma, as well as alternate pathways such as a high school equivalency degree and CDOS credential (For parents of students who will take or have taken standard Regents exams).

   

Click here to register for this workshop.



Workshop Top 5 Rights in Special Education

Date of Event: Wednesday, December 12, 2019
Start Time: 9:30 AM | End Time: 11:30 AM

Location:

P140K


Event Address:

820 Hancock Street


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

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Include NYC presents the workshop Top 5 Rights in Special Education on Wednesday, Dec. 12 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Learn your rights and responsibilities under the Federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

   

Click here to register for this workshop.



Workshop Understanding Your Child’s IEP

Date of Event: Wednesday, December 12, 2019
Start Time: 9:30 AM | End Time: 11:30 AM

Location:

P.S. 273
88-07 102nd Street


Event Address:

Queens, NY
Event Cost:
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Include NYC presents the workshop Understanding Your Child's IEP on Tuesday, Dec. 11 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. INCLUDEnyc Family Educators will help participants better understand their child's IEP and answer questions.

   

This workshop is for parents of children ages 5-11 and 12-21. Click here to register for this workshop.



Workshop: Transition From Preschool Special Education to Kindergarten

Date of Event: Thursday, December 13, 2018
Start Time: 10:00 AM | End Time: 12:00 PM

Location:
Event Address:

160 Lawrence Avenue - Room 205


Brooklyn, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone: Call 718-436-7979 ext. 704 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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From Preschool Special Education to Kindergarten on Thursday, Dec. 13 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Children born in 2014 will start kindergarten in the fall of 2019. Moving from preschool to kindergarten marks an exciting new chapter in your child's life. In this workshop, we will address some questions you may have about the process and about New York City's public schools. Join us to learn about the transition to school-age special education services and the kindergarten application process. This workshop will be presented by Karen Samet (Director), Brooklyn Early Childhood Direction Center (ECDC).

   

This workshop is for parents, professionals and caregivers, no children please. To register for this workshop call 718-436-7979 ext. 704 or email familyconnect@adaptcommunitynetwork.org.



Parent IEP Member Training Session

Date of Event: Friday, December 14, 2019
Start Time: 9:00 AM | End Time: 1:00 PM

Location:

Brooklyn Public Library
10 Grand Army Plaza
Trustees Room


Event Address:

​Brooklyn, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone:

Event: 

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IncludeNYC presents Parent IEP Member Training Session on Friday, Dec. 14 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Become a certified Parent Member of the IEP Team. The Parent Member is a member of the IEP team that supports a parent of a child with a disability at their IEP meeting. In this state approved training, participants will learn about procedures and regulations as well as how to promote the parent's understanding and participation.

   

This workshop is free, click here to register







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