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Q&A with Anand Chabra, MD, San Mateo County
Meeting: Northern California Collaborative for Pediatric Palliative Care
September 16, 2013
1 – 3:30 p.m. PDT
Oakland Children’s Hospital
The collaborative is a group of health care professionals, community members and families committed to continuity, standards and excellence of care across settings for children with life-threatening conditions. Learn more and RSVP to join.
International Conference on Young Children with Special Needs and Their Families
October 16-18, 2013
San Francisco, Calif.
Sponsored by the Division for Early Childhood of the Council for Exceptional Children, this conference will feature hundreds of educational sessions and a variety of networking opportunities. The theme is Bridging Research, Policy and Practice…Every Day, Every Chance, Every Child. Register.
Empowering Individuals and Families as Advocates (Advocacy ATLAS)
Septmber 23, 2013
11 a.m. – noon PDT
The Advocacy ATLAS (Accessible Tools for Leadership and Advocacy Success) provides resources on leadership, communication, outreach, and advocacy skills. Participants will learn how to navigate the ATLAS and use the broad range of tools provided. Learn more and register.
Customized Employment: The Role of the Discovery Process in Transition Planning for Young Adults with Disabilities
September 25, 2013
This webinar will highlight strategies to improve post-school outcomes for young adults with disabilities. It will provide an overview of Customized Employment, a planning approach that emphasizes the student’s personal interests, strengths and complexities for decision making that will guide the transition process. No registration is required. See the details.
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Let us know what's happening with your organization or family. E-mail Network Manager Janis Connallon at Janis.Connallon@lpfch.org with your news or updates. Newsletter Editor: Eileen Walsh