Items filtered by date: September 2013

Kisses for Kyle is hosting a fun stroll and 5K in Abington, PA on October 12th to raise funds for families of children with pediatric cancer.  Check out details under "read more" to sign up or support this event!

The Pennsylvania Department of Health's Bureau of Family Health in partnership with the PA Elks Home Service Program has scheduled the remaining Special Kids Network Parent Youth Professional Forums (PYPF) for this fall!  Get the full schedule and details under "read more."

This summer, SAMHSA and the National Council for Behavioral Health published a report for providers about integrating behavioral and primary health for children and youth.  This great resource is available for viewing and download!  Get more details by clicking "read more."

Our partners at the PEAL Center are hosting "Beginning with the End in Mind," a fall IEP Mini-Series for parents and caregivers.  These in-person trainings will take place in the Erie, West Allegheny, and Penn Hills in October and November.  Get details under "read more!"

RecFest is a day full of fun and games for kids of all abilities.  Admission is free - the more the merrier!  Click "read more" for details.

What is meant by "effective transition planning?" What does purposeful transition planning look like for students with disabilities? Answer these questions and more at the Allegheny Intermediate Unit's training on transition services on October 3rd!  Click "read more" for details.

Join the Partnership for a FREE training about "What to do once I have an Intellectual Disability (ID) Waiver" in Westmoreland county!  Registration deadline is this Friday, September 13th.  "Read more" for details.

Our featured medical home this quarter is Helping Hands Pediatrics in Sharon, PA!  Click "read more" to learn about how this practice has successfully implemented medical home.

The Pennsylvania Department of Health's Bureau of Family Health in partnership with the PA Elks Home Service Program will host a South Central Region Special Kids Network Parent Youth Professional Forum (PYPF) on September 20, 2013.  Click "read more" for details!

The Education Law Center is hosting some great FREE webinars for parents and advocates about early learning!  These are must-sees for families sending their CYSHCN back to school.  Click "read more" for details.