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Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs

| TUE, NOV 12, 2019

Parenting a child with special needs requires energy, focus, and enthusiasm to be effective in your role. In this workshop, discover positive ways to cope with and effectively manage stress.…

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H.A.T.S. – Handling Any Tough Situation – Parents Discussion Group

| MON, SEP 23, 2019

Parenting a teenager comes with its own unique set of milestones and challenges. Drop in and share your experiences and questions with like-minded parents!

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Special Needs Resources on Long Island

| TUE, SEP 17, 2019

Learn more about how to connect with fellow parents, navigate services, and make informed decisions for your family, through a variety of resources available for families who have a loved…

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Understanding OPWDD Supports + Service

| TUE, SEP 10, 2019

This workshop will provide you with an overview of eligibility criteria, the determination process, and descriptions of the types of services and support available through Family Support Services of the…

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Bullying + Cyberbullying: What Parents Need to Know

| MON, APR 08, 2019

An informative workshop from Hadassah Nassau for parents of children on all ages on bullying and cyberbullying presented by speaker Kara Santucci, MS CAPSLI-Child Abuse Prevention Services, Long Island. To…

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Parent to Parent: Education Records Organizer Workshop

| TUE, APR 02, 2019

Become a more effective advocate at your child’s CPSE/CSE meetings by learning how to manage your child’s education records better in this workshop led by Alissa Morris of Parent to…

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Plan. Prepare. Protect.: How to Have Meaningful Conversations About Preparing for the Future

| FRI, MAR 15, 2019

Through role playing and vignettes, we will present strategies for initiating and conducting difficult – yet essential – conversations to provide peace of mind. This valuable workshop is the perfect…

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Cocktails & Conversation with Rabbi Kula

| FRI, MAR 15, 2019

Rabbi Irwin Kula has been recognized as one of Newsweek‘s 50 Most Influential Rabbis, and has inspired millions worldwide by using Jewish wisdom to speak to all aspects of modern life.…

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Transitioning to Kindergarten + Navigating the Committee on Special Education (CSE) Process

| WED, MAR 13, 2019

The Long Island Parent Center presents this workshop to help assist parents and professionals in preparing for decisions as a child with a disability leaves pre-school and enters kindergarten. To…

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Unplugged: Safely, Responsibly, Respectfully

| WED, FEB 27, 2019

Do you struggle with your child about the way they use their devices? Guest speaker Dr. Michael Fraser will talk about how technology effects emotions and behavior in our children…

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