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"WarmLine Family Resource Center is a non-profit organization serving families of children with disabilities birth to 26 years old."
January 15, 2018
For Your Information
A new law which took effect Jan. 1, 2018 expands transportation services for Medi-Cal members.  Free transportation is now a required benefit for all Medi-Cal managed care plans (such as Anthem Blue Cross, Health Net, Molina, and Partnership). The transportation services are available for anyone who cannot reasonably get themselves to the doctor, or who cannot travel by themselves. Read more from Hilary Moise, staff attorney with Legal Services of Northern California.
Special Education
Have a child turning 3 years old in the next six months? There's still time to register for WarmLine's upcoming "Transition to Preschool" workshop to address your  questions and concerns about graduating from early intervention. Register now for  Jan. 17 in Woodland.
Join WarmLine for a presentation by an Administrative Law Judge   regarding how to access rights under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act on Tuesday, February 13 in Sacramento.    The presentation covers:
  • Overview of Office of Administrative Hearings
  • Basic due process rights under the Individuals with Disabilities Act
  • How to access Office of Administrative Hearing's services
  • How to present your case at mediation and at a hearing.
Take a Minute
Making eye contact with an infant makes adults' and babies' brainwaves 'get in sync' with each other - which is likely to support communication and learning, according to researchers in England. Read More
WarmLine Activities & Events
Register online for events below by clicking on the blue links. 

January 2018


Wednesday, January 17 Woodland
My Gym Fitness Center  EVENT FULL
Saturday, January 20 Sacramento
(11-13 years)
Saturday, January 27 Sacramento
February 2018

Wednesday, February 7 Roseville
Tuesday, February 13 Sacramento
Thursday, February 22 Fair Oaks
Saturday, February 24 Sacramento
Wednesday, February 28 Sacramento
 
Unless otherwise noted, WarmLine Family Resource Center activities are open to all community families and professionals. Space limited; registration required.
WarmLine Community Partner Activities & Events

Click on the activities listed below for more information. 

Activity
Date
City
January Sacramento
Jan. 19 Sacramento
Jan. 19 Sacramento
Jan. 19 Sacramento
Autism-Friendly Family Movie: "Finding Dory" 10 a.m. Jan. 20 Sacramento
Jan. 20 Citrus Heights
Jan. 21 Rancho Cordova
Jan. 24 Webinar
Jan. 24 Sacramento
Jan. 24 Sacramento
Jan. 27 Citrus Heights
Jan. 27 Natomas
Did You Know?
WarmLine is a federally-funded Parent Training and Information Center and can assist parents as they navigate the special education process.  For help with special education concerns and IEPs, call our office at 916-455-9500 (English) or 916-922-1490 (Spanish). Special Education Workshops
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Thank you to the George and Lena Valente Foundation for their ongoing support of WarmLine and our families!
Funding for WarmLine is provided by the U.S. Department of Special Education, Office of Special Education Programs as a Parent Training and Information Center (PTI) in Northern California;  the  California Department of Developmental Services; First 5 Sacramento,  Sacramento County Office of Education Project SOARS and Infant Development Program.

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