"WarmLine Family Resource Center is a non-profit organization serving families of children with disabilities birth to 26 years old."
April 15, 2018
Sibling workshops are a chance to play games and with new friends who "get" the good (and sometimes not-so-good) parts of having a sibling with special needs. Lunch is included, but space is limited -- register now!
The Sacramento Adventure Playground in partnership with WarmLine is open to youth with disabilities on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month -- rain or shine! This is a designated time the youth and their siblings to enjoy the facility exclusively. The playground is a place where youth can use raw materials to create projects and play spaces that reflect their own ideas and vision. A parent/guardian must be present.
WestEd is looking for child/parent pairs who meet the following criteria: Child with special needs who is currently in 5th-12th grade and who regularly uses text-to-speech technology at school or at home; students who qualify include those with special needs such as a visual impairment, cerebral palsy, and more; and families who are bilingual in English and one of the following languages are preferred: Spanish, Mandarin, or a language spoken in India. Parents who are interested in learning more fill out an interest form at https://goo.gl/WYhFd7.
Sacramento County Oral Health Program is conducting an Oral Health Needs Assessment for Sacramento County and is inviting families to take the survey in English or Spanish by Tuesday, May 8. Take Survey
Save the Date
WarmLine will be participating in Big Day of Giving 2018 to raise money to fund activities for older children and teens, parent leadership training and more! The annual 24-hour online giving challenge set for 12 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, May 3. Learn More
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
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.
WarmLine * 2424 Castro Way, Sacramento CA 95818 * 916-455-9500