The PA Waiting List Campaign recently announced that funds in the new state budget will be allocated for individuals on the waiting list for intellectual disability services in Pennsylvania.  However, more work needs to be done to serve every person on the list.  To read the entire bulletin, click "read more."

It's that time of year again!  St. Christopher's Hospital for Children is hosting a Back to School carnival on August 8, 2014.  All are welcome.  Click "read more" for details.

Lehigh University's research project, Project PEAK (Promoting Engagement with ADHD pre-Kindergarteners), is looking for more families to start the online parent engagement program in September 2014.  Click "read more" if you are interested!

 

Our partners at the PEAL Center are hosting a meet up group for those interested in discussing inclusion: the good, the bad, and the ugly!  Click "read more" for details.

We're thrilled to support Dr. Wendy Ross, fellow of the both the national American Academy of Pediatrics and our own Pennsylvania Chapter, in her quest to become CNN's 2014 hero!  Click "read more" to check out her story.

Join ABOARD's Autism Connection of PA for a workshop about self-advocacy for individuals on the Autism spectrum.  "Read more" for event details.

The Pennsylvania Training Partnership at Temple University is hosting a free webinar on Monday, June 23rd for those who want to learn more about navigating the ID and MH systems in their community.  Click "read more" for details.

The Special Kids Network regional coordinators are putting together summer Parent/Youth Professional Forums throughout Pennsylvania.  We will update this news item as additional dates and locations are added.  Click "read more" to find a forum near you!

From left to right: Bethany Homyak, PA-C, Brad Drennen, MD, and Dee Crownover, LPN

Congratulations to our newest featured medical home, Pediatric Care Specialists, Johnstown!  Learn more about this great practice by clicking "read more."

Last month, we teamed up with the Chapter's EPIC Obesity program to present an all-day conference around pediatric obesity.  The conference was funded in partnership with the Pennsylvania Department of Health.  Click "read more" for presentations, resources, and more information about this great event!