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Workshop Bring Your Child’s IEP Night

Date of Event: Thursday, December 19, 2019
Start Time: 6:00 PM | End Time: 8:00 PM

Location:

Family Resource Network Office


Event Address:

46 Oneida Street


Oneonta, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Robin Phone: 607-432-0001

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 presents the workshop Bring Your Child's IEP Night on Thursday, Dec. 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. Bring a copy of your child's IEP. Our advocates will walk participants through the New York State IEP, line by line, so participants can understand what the child's IEP really means and become a better advocate. Advocates will be available for individual questions after the presentation.

   

Registration is required, call Robin at 607-432-0001 or click here to register online



Research Study: to better understand caregivers’ experiences with respite

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Contact Person: Phone: Call 706-542-5471 or 716-236-8361 (New York) or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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The Health Foundation for Western and Central New York has awarded researchers from the University of Georgia, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the University of Rochester are collaborating on a research study to better understand caregivers' experiences with respite. Caregivers who reside in one of 16 western or central counties will be interviewed via telephone between January and April 2019. Between 80 to 85 caregivers will be selected to participate in focus groups at the 2019 ARCH National Lifespan Respite Conference in Buffalo April 30 to May 2. Participants will be mailed a $100 gift card at the completion of their interviews.

   

The target population is family adult caregivers of older adults who have physical, intellectual, or cognitive disabilities, and are consumers of respite services. Caregivers must be 18 years or older and have been caregiving for at least 3 months.

   

To participate contact:

University of Georgia
School of Social Work|
Dr. Tiffany Washington
706-542-5471 or 716-236-8361 (New York)
or email twashing@uga.edu

   

Participants must be a resident of:

  1. Allegany
  2. Cattaraugus
  3. Cayuga
  4. Chautauqua
  5. Erie
  6. Genesee
  7. Herkimer
  8. Madison
  9. Niagara
  10. Orleans
  11. Oneida
  12. Onondaga
  13. Oswego
  14. Tompkins
  15. Wyoming