(for students with disabilities)
Rhode Island Parent Information Network (RIPIN) is committed to providing information and resources to family leaders and professionals throughout Rhode Island. Community Information Sessions (CIS) are mini-trainings made available to families and professionals who support families and are presented by RI based agencies.  

The following 2016-2017 CIS series is a follow up to RIPIN's Pathways to Adult Services workshop with a focus on community resources to families of transition age students (14-21 years) with disabilities.  
ALL Sessions take place at RIPIN 
1210 Pontiac Avenue 
Cranston, RI
Thursdays from 12:30 - 2:00pm

12/8/16 Person-Centered Planning RI Developmental Disabilities Council Tanja Blicker-Ucran Attend Presentation
1/12/17 Cedar Family Center RIPIN
Jonna Mulvaney &
Jill Becker
Attend Presentation
2/9/17 Work Incentives Paul V. Sherlock Center on Disabilities Jeanne Fay Attend Presentation
3/9/17 Healthcare Transition RIPIN / Department of Health Deb Golding Attend Presentation
3/23/17 Social Security Social Security Administration Catherine LeBlanc Attend Presentation
4/6/17 RIte @ Home Seven Hills RI Carole Graves Attend Presentation
4/27/16 Medicaid Office of Health & Human Services (OHHS) & RIPIN MaryAnn Heran & Tara Townsend Attend Presentation
5/11/17 Self-Directed Supports Sherlock Center on Disabilities Claire Rosenbaum Attend Presentation
5/25/17 Shared Living Living Innovations Joanne Malise Attend Presentation
6/8/17 Guardianship & Alternatives to Guardianship Developmental Disabilities Council & RI Disability Law Kevin Nerney &
Anne Mulready
Attend Presentation

RIPIN is a 501(c)3 non-profit that provides direct linkages for parents and children with special health care needs in Rhode Island to obtain the critical services and supports needed in the areas of health care and education. Your generous support and contribution assists more than 18 programs serving our most vulnerable populations to continue! Please consider donating today

Rhode Island Parent Information Network
1210 Pontiac Avenue, Cranston, RI 02920 | 401.270.0101 | www.ripin.org