WarmLine Special Education Newsletter

September 2019
Cultivating Dreams
WarmLine is hosting a  free,  public screening of the documentary "Hearts of Glass." Join us at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19 and see what happens when high expectations and inclusion result in meaningful employment for people with disabilities. A panel discussion featuring state leaders and the filmmaker will follow the screening. Parents of children of all ages are encouraged to attend; open to all!
“The film is a breath of fresh air – inspiring, heartwarming and joyful.”
–Jess Swigonski, Programming Manager Wild & Scenic Film Festival
Special Education Clinics & Workshops by WarmLine
Click on the blue event names below for more information and to register online.
October
Tuesday,
October 1
Sacramento
Fridays,
October 11 to
November 15
Sacramento
Friday,
October 18
Clearlake
Film Screening & Employment Panel
Saturday,
October 19
Sacramento
Tuesday,
October 29
Nevada City
Wednesday,
October 30
Sacramento
November
Saturday,
November 2
Roseville
Thursday,
November 7
Ukiah
Just for Youth & Young Adults

Opportunity : Strive Dance Tribe offers an adaptive dance program for adults with disabilities in Roseville. Email StriveDanceTribe@gmail.com for more information.

Resource : Future Planning from The Arc

Opportunity : The University of Nevada, Reno College Fair for Students with Disabilities will host a its first inclusive college fair, at the State of the Art Conference on Inclusive Postsecondary Education and Individuals with Intellectual Disability on Nov. 12 in Reno. Learn More

Resource : YO! Disabled & Proud connects, organizes and educates youth with disabilities. Learn More
For Your Information...
Resource : 8 Apps to Help Kids Manage Back-to-School Challenges by Common Sense Media


Resource : Steps to Success - Communication with Your Child's Schoo l from the Center for Appropriate Dispute Resolution in Special Education


Let Your Voice Be Heard : Federal education officials are asking for ideas as they work to strengthen transition services for students with disabilities. The agency is accepting feedback through Oct. 2. Read More & Submit Comments


Resource : How to Make a Portable Homework Station from Understood.org
Workshops, Youth & Young Adults Activities by Our Partners
October
Sacramento
Tuesday, Oct. 1
Marysville
Thursday, Oct. 10 and Friday, Oct. 11
Sacramento
Thursday, Oct. 31
Sacramento
Tuesday, Nov. 12
Reno
Saturday, Nov. 16
Palo Alto
Did You Know?
WarmLine is a federally-funded Parent Training and Information Center and coaches parents understand the special education process and advocate effectively for their child's educational needs. Use our Contact Form or call us at (916) 455-9500 for a one-on-one consultation.
Funding for WarmLine is provided by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs as a Parent Training and Information (PTI) Center.
WarmLine Family Resource Center, 2424 Castro Way, Sacramento, CA 95818