Friday, February 13, 2009

Parent University Series

Families ETC (Families Empowered To Change), formerly known as the Parent Council of the Family CARE Project, will present its next program on February 28 (Saturday), 9:00AM-Noon.

"Putting the Individual in Every IEP." Presenter: Dr. Craig Minor, Asst. Professor, Department of Special Education and Communication Disorders, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville.

Learn how to effectively prepare for and to participate in the IEP process to achieve better outcomes for your child.

And you might to mark ahead on your April 8 (Wednesday), 6:00-8:00PM calendar for a program on "Legislative Advocacy." The presenter will be Dawn Melchiorre, senior policy advocate, Voices4Kids.

Learn how to advocate for legislative change to positively affect the future for our children. A light dinner will be served at the April 8 meeting.

All meetings will be held at the McHenry County Mental Health Board, 620 Dakota Street, Crystal Lake, Ill. There is no charge for either program.

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