I am My Child's Best Advocate: Mid Shore
Monday, May 13, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Understand the Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP) and your parental rights under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), and learn effective communication strategies.
Every family who attends will receive one $35 child care stipend.
Mary Coster, program director of Children’s Training and Services for the Maryland Center for Developmental Disabilities and a licensed clinical social worker, has been working with young children with developmental disabilities and special healthcare needs and their families for 18 years.
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Maryland Center for Developmental Disabilities
Informational Sessions for Parents of Children with Disabilities
Join our experts for free informational training sessions focused on parent advocacy and inclusion of children with developmental disabilities. Sessions cover topics of concern for early childhood and school-aged children.
The training is sponsored by The Maryland Center for Developmental Disabilities (MCDD). MCDD is one of a national network of University Centers for Excellence (UCEDD) federally funded by the Administration on Developmental Disabilities. We are committed to helping people with developmental disabilities maximize their potential and enjoy success in community life.
These trainings were made possible by a grant from the Maryland Developmental Disabilties Council.