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PRS: Note that Parent Resource Services has relocated to the Loudoun County Public Schools Administrative Building, 21000 Education Court, Ashburn 20148
SEAC: Special Education Advisory Committee www.lcps.org/seac
COMMUNITY: The following list of upcoming events and resources may be of interest to the community and are not necessarily endorsed by Parent Resource Services.
Families Engaging Families Monthly Networking Call August 25, 2016 ~ 12:30 pm- 1:30 pm
Presenter: Heather Arbeen, Senior Information Specialist
Heather will share her personal experiences as a PEATC mom and her family's journey over the past 12 years with a child on the Autism Spectrum. Click here to register: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KGV7RHK
Central Virginia Exceptional Family Fair September 10, 2016 ~ 9:30 am- 12:30 pm
Children's Museum of Richmond (CMoR), 2626 W. Broad St., Richmond, VA The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE), in collaboration with the Parent Educational Advocacy Center (PEATC) and the Center for Family Involvement (CFI) is holding a family fair for parents of students with disabilities. Registration includes free "all day" admission to the CMoR for a family of up to 6 members. At least one adult must accompany their children at all times.
Family Fair highlights include an inspiring keynote speaker, parent sessions to talk about collaboration with schools and communities, 20+ vendors with information and resources, and networking opportunities. Learn more here.
Space is limited. Pre-registration required at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/vdoefamilyfair or by calling PEATC at (800) 869-6782
2016 PEATC Parent and Youth Exhibiting Strength Summit September 16-17, 2017
The Great Wolf Lodge, Williamsburg, VA The goal of the Summit is to increase parents' capacity to help their children with disabilities improve their secondary school learning and post-secondary outcomes and to increase the of capacity of youth to be effective self-advocates. Conference events will kick-off with a Community Networking Reception Friday night, September 16th. Food, beverages, one-night hotel accommodation (Friday 9/16) and summit materials are at no-cost for accepted attendees. Limited space available. Learn more about Summit goals, learning tracks, and break-out sessions here. Or contact PEATC by calling 703-923-0010 (Voice/TTY) or send an email to email@example.com.
Paxton Campus Activities: Ongoing Activities including Adapted Yoga, Music Therapy, Social Skills Groups, Sibling Support, Adult Book Club, Public Speaking, Parent Support Groups, Sensory Sensitive Movies. For details go to http://paxtoncampus.org
Loudoun County Parks and Recreation Adapted Rec http://www.loudoun.gov/index.aspx