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WEBINAR- Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs
May 26, 2016
Start Time: 12:30PM | End Time: 1:30PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Event Cost: Free

Please register for Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs on May 26, 2016 12:30 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6778562127088312836

Please join Alissa Morris, Regional Coordinator, Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs.
Extraordinary parenting responsibilities create extraordinary pressures on parents. At the same time, parenting a child with special needs requires energy, focus, and enthusiasm to be effective in our role. The better off we are emotionally and physically, the better off our families will be. Join us for this webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout and discover positive ways to cope with and effectively manage stress.
Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




WEBINAR- Housing Options for People with Disabilities in NYS
June 7, 2016
Start Time: 5:30PM | End Time: 6:30PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Event Cost: FREE

Please register for Housing Options for People with Disabilities in NYS on Jun 7, 2016 5:30 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8696858073836347140

Please join Parent to Parent of NYS, Tanja Peters/ Housing Coordinator as she presents a webinar on Housing Options for people with Disabilities in NYS.
This webinar is designed to give individuals with disabilities and their families a general understanding of what types of housing options are available in NYS and it will explain the differences between certified housing options and non-certified housing options. Ways to purchase a home are also discussed.
Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




Webinar - Health Care Notebook overview
June 8, 2016
Start Time: 12:00PM | End Time: 1:00PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4370

Please register for Health Care Notebook overview on Jun 8, 2016 12:00 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3778532556560853507

Please join Lin Perry, Project Director, Family to Family Healthcare Information Center as she presents a webinar on the Health Care Notebook.
Participants will learn how a HCN can assist in organizing medical records. They will be given tips on how the notebook can assist with advocacy, save time, reduce stress and utilize the information within the notebook in the event of an emergency.
Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




WEBINAR-Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs
June 14, 2016
Start Time: 6:00PM | End Time: 7:00PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Event Cost: FREE

Please register for Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs on Jun 14, 2016 6:00 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3447106766118243075

Please join Maryalice Fegeley, Regional Coordinator, Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs.
Extraordinary parenting responsibilities create extraordinary pressures on parents. At the same time, parenting a child with special needs requires energy, focus, and enthusiasm to be effective in our role. The better off we are emotionally and physically, the better off our families will be. Join us for this webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout and discover positive ways to cope with and effectively manage stress.
Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




FREE WEBINAR- A Guide for Families to Understanding Supports & Services Administered by OPWDD
June 15, 2016
Start Time: 12:00PM | End Time: 1:30PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Please register for A Guide for Families to Understanding Supports & Services Administered by OPWDD on Jun 15, 2016 12:00 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3614815274539332866

Please join Parent to Parent of NYS, Danyale Sturdivant, Regional Coordinator, as she presents on A Guide for Families to Understanding Supports & Services Administered by OPWDD.
The purpose of this training is to introduce families to the language of service delivery systems and to define and clarify information about services and supports. Participants will gain an increased awareness and understanding of eligibility criteria and the eligibility determination process. The training includes an overview of Medicaid Service Coordination (MSC), Home and Community Based Services Waiver, and Family Support Services.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




Webinar - Healthy Transitions
June 15, 2016
Start Time: 6:00PM | End Time: 7:00PM
Contact: (518) 381-4350 Phone: Tina Beauparlant

Please register for Healthy Transitions on Jun 15, 2016 6:00 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3672036059317840899

Please join Lin Perry Project Director Parent to Parent of NYS Family to Family Healthcare Information Center, as she presents a webinar on the Health Transition.
As our youth with ID/DD or special healthcare needs transition from pediatric to adult health care systems, self-advocates and parents alike need to understand the importance of transitioning their healthcare effectively.
While many people engage in transition planning for their education to adult systems, sadly healthcare, isn’t often included in those plans. And yet, good health is the most fundamental and foundational aspect of any persons success.
In this webinar you will learn what the research says, what issue to consider, the importance of transitioning healthcare and some effective means to begin a plan to transition for yourself or for your child.
Our focus is being a good parent partner with your health professionals and using some tools to begin the conversations and plan for and insure success. Please join us and get ready for a future of healthy success!
Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




Webinar- Medicaid Service Coordination for Families – Getting the Most from Your Child’s Program
June 22, 2016
Start Time: 5:30PM | End Time: 7:00PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Event Cost: Free

Please register for Medicaid Service Coordination for Families – Getting the Most from Your Child's Program on Jun 22, 2016 5:30 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/358847984061115137

Please join Lindsey Pensabene, Regional Coordinator, Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on Under Medicaid Service Coordination (MSC), parents and family members are recognized as valuable participants in their child's service coordination program. As a valuable participant, it is important that family members are well informed about how MSC works and their rights under the program. That is what this training is all about. By being informed, you and your child's service coordinator can become partners in advocating for and gaining access to necessary supports and services for your child.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




Webinar- Autism Insurance Reform
July 12, 2016
Start Time: 5:30PM | End Time: 7:00PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Please register for Autism Insurance Reform on Jul 12, 2016 5:30 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8811175397775501059

Please join Lin Perry, Project Director, Family to Family Healthcare Information Center, as she presents a webinar on the Autism Insurance Reform.
Autism Insurance Reform legislation became effective in 2013, however aspects of the bill, related to Applied Behavioral Analysis, are still being worked on within the NYS government.
This webinar will address the overall legislation, who it assists and how and will also give an update on the current status of the ABA portion of the legislation.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




Webinar -Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs
July 13, 2016
Start Time: 12:00PM | End Time: 1:00PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Event Cost: Free

Please register for Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs on Jul 13, 2016 12:00 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8815374432216457473

Please join Lindsey Pensabene, Regional Coordinator, Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs.
Extraordinary parenting responsibilities create extraordinary pressures on parents. At the same time, parenting a child with special needs requires energy, focus, and enthusiasm to be effective in our role. The better off we are emotionally and physically, the better off our families will be. Join us for this webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout and discover positive ways to cope with and effectively manage stress.
Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




Webinar- Medicaid Service Coordination for Families – Getting the Most from Your Child’s Program
July 14, 2016
Start Time: 11:30AM | End Time: 12:30PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Event Cost: Free

Please register for Medicaid Service Coordination for Families – Getting the Most from Your Child's Program on Jul 14, 2016 11:30 AM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7871920887882020609

Please join Mary Beth Fadelici, Regional Coordinator, Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on Under Medicaid Service Coordination (MSC), parents and family members are recognized as valuable participants in their child's service coordination program. As a valuable participant, it is important that family members are well informed about how MSC works and their rights under the program. That is what this training is all about. By being informed, you and your child's service coordinator can become partners in advocating for and gaining access to necessary supports and services for your child.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




Webinar-Effective Advocacy Skills
July 18, 2016
Start Time: 11:00AM | End Time: 12:00PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Please register for Effective Advocacy Skills on Jul 18, 2016 12:00 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7587712525665638658

Please join Trish Washburn, Educational Advocate, Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on Effective Advocacy Skills. Parents will explore skills they can use to become effective advocates for their child with disabilities. They are: Understanding your child’s disability, knowing the key players, using clear and effective communication, becoming well-organized, and knowing how to resolve disagreements.
Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




Webinar- Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs
August 17, 2016
Start Time: 5:30PM | End Time: 6:30PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Event Cost: Free

Please register for Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs on Aug 17, 2016 5:30 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6894630972563185923

Please join Alissa Morris, Regional Coordinator, Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs.
Extraordinary parenting responsibilities create extraordinary pressures on parents. At the same time, parenting a child with special needs requires energy, focus, and enthusiasm to be effective in our role. The better off we are emotionally and physically, the better off our families will be. Join us for this webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout and discover positive ways to cope with and effectively manage stress.
Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




Webinar- A Guide for Families to Understanding Supports & Services Administered by OPWDD
August 23, 2016
Start Time: 12:00PM | End Time: 1:00PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Event Cost: Free

Please register for A Guide for Families to Understanding Supports & Services Administered by OPWDD on Aug 23, 2016 12:00 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3517916414540303361

Please join Parent to Parent of NYS, Mary Beth Fadelici Regional Coordinator, as she presents on A Guide for Families to Understanding Supports & Services Administered by OPWDD.
The purpose of this training is to introduce families to the language of service delivery systems and to define and clarify information about services and supports. Participants will gain an increased awareness and understanding of eligibility criteria and the eligibility determination process. The training includes an overview of Medicaid Service Coordination (MSC), Home and Community Based Services Waiver, and Family Support Services.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




Webinar- Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs
November 17, 2016
Start Time: 12:00PM | End Time: 1:00PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Event Cost: Free

Please register for Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs on Nov 17, 2016 12:00 PM EST at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/168988714201659139

Please join Alissa Morris, Regional Coordinator, Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs.
Extraordinary parenting responsibilities create extraordinary pressures on parents. At the same time, parenting a child with special needs requires energy, focus, and enthusiasm to be effective in our role. The better off we are emotionally and physically, the better off our families will be. Join us for this webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout and discover positive ways to cope with and effectively manage stress.
Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.








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