October 2019 - FAMILY NEWSLETTER
WarmLine Family Resource Center is a non-profit organization serving families of children with disabilities from birth to 26 years old.
Coming Up
“The film is a breath of fresh air – inspiring, heartwarming and joyful.”
What happens when high expectations and inclusion result in meaningful employment for people with disabilities? Parents of children of all ages are encouraged to join WarmLine for a free, public screening of Hearts of Glass at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19. The film will be followed by panel with state leaders and the filmmaker discussing employment options for people with disabilities. Reserve Now
WarmLine Activities & Events
Register online for events below by clicking on the blue links.
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Space is limited and registration is required for all events.
For assistance registering, please call WarmLine at (916) 455-9500.
For Your Information
Let Your Voice Be Heard!
First 5 Sacramento is conducting an online survey to get feedback from parents to help determine which programs get funded for children ages 0-5 years old. The Parent/Guardian Survey is available until Monday, Oct. 7 at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2019-Parent-SPN-ENG
More information about the Strategic Planning process, workgroup, and meetings is available on the First 5 Sacramento website at https://first5sacramento.saccounty.net/Pages/default.aspx.
Resource: Why Some Play the "Class Clown" from Understood.Org

Save the Date: The 2020 Family Voices of California Health Summit and Legislative Day has been set for March 15-17 in Sacramento. Registration opens in December 2019.

Read: Assistive Technology Helps Kids Connect with the World from the Children's Hospital Association

Connect with Us Online
WarmLine posts information about events and workshops on both Facebook and Instagram . We also host two Facebook groups where families ho have children with developmental delays and disabilities can connect with each other, share information and ideas in English and Spanish . Check it out!
WarmLine Partner Activities & Events
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, and Sacramento County Office of Education Infant Development Program.


Thank you to the George and Lena Valente Foundation for their ongoing support of WarmLine and our families!
WarmLine Family Resource Center ~ 2424 Castro Way, Sacramento CA 95818 ~ (916) 455-9500