The Parent Empowerment Colloquium was created to give parents of students with intellectual disabilities an opportunity to attend a one-day informational conference addressing topics from Early Intervention to Secondary Transition. Ten sessions will be offered to focus on various topics ranging from the special education process, autism, the science of literature, secondary transition, the IEP process, becoming an advocate for your child, early intervention, and more. Each session will provide a Question-and-Answer allotted time period. This event is free for parents and pre-registration is required. A light breakfast and sit-down lunch will be provided along with door prizes.
When: October 22, 2021
Location: Rustic Lodge, 2199 Oakland Avenue, Indiana, PA
Time: 8:15 Check-In / Light Breakfast
Sessions: 9:00 – 12:00 and 1:00 – 3:00, lunch from 12:00 – 1:00
Seating is limited due to social distancing max participants will be between 100-150 attendees, preregistration is required. For more information on registration or about the event please contact Michelle Jordan Executive Director at The Arc of Indiana County 724-349-8230.
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