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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
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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.



Taller: Intimidacion Y Estudiantes Con Discapacidades

Date of Event: Saturday, January 20, 2018
Start Time: 9:30 AM | End Time: 11:30 AM

Location:

Lafayette High School P.S. #204


Event Address:

370 Lafayette Avenue


Buffalo, NY
Event Cost: FREE
Contact Person: Phone: Llame al 716-332-4170 o envíe un correo electrónico a .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

ParentNetworkWesternNY.jpgParent Network of Western NY presenta el taller Intimidación y estudiantes con discapacidades el sábado, 20 de enero de 9:30 a 11:30 a.m.

Usted Apprendera:

  • Sobre los Diferentes tipos de intimidacion o acoso
  • A reconocer las senales de advertencia
  • Como agregar servicios y apoyos al IEP

Este taller es gratuito, pero se solicitan reservas. Para obtener información o llamar al 777-332-4170 o envíe un correo electrónico a info@parentnetworkwny.org.

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Workshop: Understanding Mental Health Services for Children and Adults

Date of Event: Tuesday, January 23, 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 Understanding Mental Health Services for Children and Adults on Tuesday, Jan. 23 from 7 to 9 p.m. Participants will learn the following:

  • The definition of mental illness
  • How to recognize the signs and symptoms of mental illness
  • A general overview of treatment options
  • Where to turn for help

This workshop is free to attend, however registration is requested. To RSVP call 716-332-4170 or email info@parentnetworkwny.org.

   

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Workshop: What is Special Education

Date of Event: Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Start Time: 6:00 PM | End Time: 8:00 PM

Location:

Allendale Elementary School
Auditorium


Event Address:

1399 Orchard Park Road


West Senca, New York
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 What is Special Education on Tuesday, Jan. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. Participants in this workshop will learn:

  • About the Special Education process and timelines
  • About the Committee on Special Education, it's members and roles
  • Skills for effective advocacy

This workshop is free to attend, however reservations are requested. To RSVP call 716-332-4170 or email info@parentnetworkwny.org.

   

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Workshop: The Special Education Process and The BPS Parent Guide

Date of Event: Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Start Time: 4:30 PM | End Time: 6:30 PM

Location:

Arthur O. Eve School of Distinction, P.S. #61


Event Address:

453 Leroy Avenue


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 to Parent of Western NY presents the workshop The Special Education Process and The BPS Parent Guide on Tuesday, Jan. 23 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Participants in this workshop will learn:

  • What is special education and where to start
  • The steps in the special educaiton process
  • What to expect at meetings of the Committee on Special Education (CSE) and the Committee on Preschool Special Education (CPSE).

This workshop is free to attend but reservations are requested. For information or to RSVP call 716-332-4170 or email info@parentnetworkwny.org.

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Workshop: IEP A to Z Refresher

Date of Event: Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Start Time: 5:00 PM | End Time: 8:00 PM

Location:

Parent Network of WNY


Event Address:

1000 Main Street Training Room B


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 IEP A to Z Refresher on Tuesday, Jan. 30 from 5 to 8 p.m. This refresher course with Mary Ann White from RSE TASC will offer participants an opportunity to bring in IEP's and ask the expert questions.

   

This workshop is free to attend, however reservations are requested. To RSVP call 716-332-4170 or email info@parentnetworkwny.org.

   

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Workshop: What is Sensory Processing Disorder

Date of Event: Friday, February 2, 2018
Start Time: 12:00 PM | End Time: 3:00 PM

Location:

Salamanca High School


Event Address:

50 Iroquois Drive
LGI Room 47


Salamanca, 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 What is Sensory Processing Disorder on Friday, Feb. 2 from 12 to 3 p.m. Participants in this workshop will learn:

  • What a sensory processing disorder is
  • About near and far senses
  • Types of challenges
  • Strategies for success

This workshop is free to attend but reservations are requested. For information or to RSVP call 716-332-4170 or email info@parentnetworkwny.org.

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Workshop: Understanding the Individualized Education Program (IEP) Process

Date of Event: Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Start Time: 4:30 PM | End Time: 6:30 PM

Location:

Arthur O. Eve School of Distinction, P.S. #61


Event Address:

453 Leroy Avenue


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 Understanding the Individualized Education Program (IEP) Process on Tuesday, Feb. 6 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Participants in this workshop will learn:

  • About the development of IEP
  • About your role in the process
  • How to be an active participant in the creation of the IEP

This workshop is free to attend but reservations are requested. For information or to RSVP call 716-332-4170 or email info@parentnetworkwny.org.

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