The Arc’s Parent Coalition to Host Legislative Coffee Thursday, December 14th, 9:30am-12:30pm The Arc’s Dan Godwin Community Center 2602 McLeod Road, Bellingham It’s that time of year again! Our state is gearing up for a legislative session starting in January, and our federal legislators continue to work on issues that impact individuals with developmental disabilities.… Continue reading Legislative Coffee
Parent to Parent Travels to Lynden Topic: Parenting your Special Needs Child Monday, November 13, 7-8:30pm Fisher Elementary, 501 14th St, Lynden Free childcare is available at our Monday Support Meetings. Please RSVP by Friday November 10 to reserve your spot. If you are bringing your child, please arrive 10 minutes early to the meeting… Continue reading Parent Support Meeting
Please join us for our Down syndrome Outreach Parent Support Meeting Tuesday, September 19th from 5:30-7pm. Our meeting topic will be Behaviors. Please call or email us by September 8th if you would like free, onsite care for your family member.
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You are welcome to join us for our Parent Coalition “Ask the Advocate” Workshop on Saturday, September 30th from 10am-2pm. We will be offering an Advanced Helping Parent Training. The topic is IEP Parent Partners Program.
Please join us for our Parent Support Meeting on Monday September 11th from 7-8:30pm. We will be having talking about schools and having a Q & A with Educational Advocates. Call or email by September 8th for free on-site childcare.
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Hosted by The Arc with Parent to Parent Saturday, October 22nd, 2016, 10am-2pm The Arc of Whatcom County 2602 McLeod Road, Bellingham This training is designed for parents who want to learn more about how to effectively advocate within the school system for their child or to assist another family. We will cover: how to… Continue reading Workshop: School Advocacy 101
Provides information on Education Ombudsman. http://arcwhatcom.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Making-Special-Education-Work.pdf