WarmLine Special Education Newsletter
June 2018
Now In Stock!
WarmLine's publication "Moving On: Transition to Adult Living for Young Adults with Disabilities" is now in stock!

Contact our office at warmline@warmlinefrc.org or (916) 455-9500 to request a copy be mailed to you or download the .pdf file from our website at http://bit.ly/2LrFep3 .
Click on the blue event names below for more information and to register online. Participants will receive a gas card upon completion of WarmLine workshops (one per family).
Special Education Clinics & Workshops by WarmLine

Thursday, July 12
Tuesday, July 24

Tuesday, August 21
Understanding Special Education
to be announced
North Coast Counties
Let's Get Organized
to be announced
Sacramento County

Transition Fair
to be announced
Placer County

Problem Solving with the IEP Team
Wednesday, Oct. 10

Alternative Dispute Resolution for Parents
Wednesday, Jan. 16
Just for Youth & Young Adults
The National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth is pleased to share a series of free resources targeted to transition-age youth which may be useful to the young people and families. Topics include (click on links to learn more) obtaining employmentmanaging your healthcare transitionbecoming a leader and advocate, and working in partnership with adults.
For Your Information...

The Center for Appropriate Dispute Resolution in Special Education has translated its IDEA Dispute Resolution Parent Guides into six languages: Arabic, Chinese, Hmong, Korean, Russian and Vietnamese Learn More

RAISE The Standard Newsletter
Types of Assessments
Children who have disabilities and special health care needs are often subject to several types of assessments meant to better identify their area(s) of need. In an ongoing series, WarmLine will share different assessments, what they look for and how that information is used to support the child.  This month: What happens in an occupational therapy evaluationDoes your child struggle with motor skills? Find out what occupational therapists look at in an OT evaluation, including gross motor skillsfine motor skills and sensory processing issues. Plus, learn what the evaluation results might include and next steps based on those results in this video from Understood.org. Watch Now
Community Partner Workshops, Events & More
Click on the blue event names listed below for more information.

Now What? A look at the Future
Open to all parents and advocates of children with special needs
7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
June 20
Shriner's Auditorium
2425 Stockton Blvd
Did You Know?
WarmLine is a federally-funded Parent Training and Information Center and can assist parents as they navigate the special education process. Use our Contact Form or call us at (916) 455-9500 for more information.
Who We Are
The WarmLine Family Resource Center is a Parent Training & Information Center serving 26 counties from Tuolumne County to the Oregon border. We offer special education training and individual consultation to families with children ages birth to 26 years. This e-newsletter is designed to provide information about special education, adolescence and disability, transition to adulthood and everything in between.
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.
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