Items filtered by date: November 2013

Are you family member of someone with a disability, or a young adult with a disability?  The Youth and Family Training Institute of the PA SOC is looking for new youth and family advisory board members.  Make your voice heard and apply today!  

Join the Partnership for a Conversation with Patty McCool and Jen Fraker from ODP about How the Intellectual Disability (ID) System Works in a webinar on November 20th at 11:30am.  Registration is open, free,  and available to family members and self-advocates.  "Read more" to register today!

November is Epilepsy Awareness Month, and the Epilepsy Foundation (EF) has once again provided some great resources and activities to commemorate it.  Furthermore, MHI is hosting a call with the Epilepsy Foundation of Western/Central PA to discuss their availability as a resource for Pennsylvania families.  We encourage your participation!

The organizers of the 38th Annual Philadelphia Regional Conference on Developmental Disabilities are calling for presentation proposals from parents, individuals with developmental disabilities, professionals and family members.  This is a great opportunity for families to share their knowledge and expertise with community members!  Click "read more" for guidelines.

Tools for Meeting Life's Challenges is a free informational seminar on the critical medical, legal, nursing and funding issues that face the families of children with cerebral palsy or catastrophic physical disabilities.  Register for the Cherry Hill or Philadelphia workshop ASAP!