IEPs From Start to Finish - Free training on IEPs and Benefits Planning

Posted: March 10, 2010

Thursday, April 29, 2010

A FREE one day workshop will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on April 29, 2010 at the Erickson Alumni Center at Institute, WV. The agenda for the workshop will include an Overview of IEPs, Choosing Options and Accommodations for Children (COACH), Rights and Responsibilities and How to File a Complaint, and Benefits Planning and Work Incentives.

Stipend funds to help with travel expenses are available. Stipend funds for parents and family members of children with developmental disabilities are being made available through a grant from the WV Developmental Disabilities Council. Stipend funds for all other parents and family members are available through Family Leadership First which is funded by DHHR. Anyone needing information on travel stipends can contact FLF Coordinator Vanessa VanGilder for further information.

Attached you will find a save the date flyer and registration form. Please contact Vanessa VanGilder at (304)421-0915 or VKVanGilder@yahoo.com with any questions.

The deadline for registration is April 15th