Resources to Share with Families

FAMILY-FRIENDLY RESOURCES


Attention Pennsylvania Transition Stakeholders! Please help the Pennsylvania Community on Transition learn more about how youth with disabilities set goals and plan for adulthood. Click this link to learn more and access a short survey. Click on image to go to  https://fs25.formsite.com/3fHiZQ/tvvh0zzrca/index.html                        Spanish version of Attention Pennsylvania Transition Stakeholders! Please help the Pennsylvania Community on Transition learn more about how youth with disabilities set goals and plan for adulthood. Click this link to learn more and access a short survey. Click on image to go to  https://fs25.formsite.com/3fHiZQ/tvvh0zzrca/index.html



 

Upcoming Conferences
 

Conference Title

Date

Location

CSForALL-PA Summit 2021:
PDE Computer Science for ALL - PA Summit (#CSForALLPA)

June 21-25, 2021

Virtual

Pennsylvania Deaf-Blind Project's Family Learning Conference

June 25-26, 2021

Virtual

National Autism Conference

August 2-5, 2021 

Virtual

The Virtual 2021 PA Community of Practice Transition Conference           

August 11-12, 2021 

Virtual

HELIX: High Expectations for Low Incidence Disabilities   

November 8-10, 2021

Hybrid: In Person at The Penn Stater AND Virtual                     .                                                         

MTSS Conference and PA PBS Implementers' Forum

November 10-11, 2021

Virtual

Pennsylvania Department of Education Conference

March 2-4, 2022

Hybrid: In Person at Hershey Lodge AND Virtual  

Resource to share with children!

Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine image. Click on image to go to PDFGetting a COVID-19 Vaccine image Spanish translation. Click on image to go to PDF in Spanish

 
   

Family Guides for 2020-21                                                                    Guías Familiares para 2020-21

          Seek Common Ground Family Guides image of youtube video. Clik on image to go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xRNMsUw0yvs&feature=youtu.be                                                                                                      Seek Common Ground Family Guides Spanish version image.  Click on image to go to youtube video  of youtube video. at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fDHGjHyCN9s&feature=youtu.be    



 

PaTTANPODS:


Parent Consultants: Supporting Family-School Partnerships for Student Success image. Click on image to go to video.                                                                                Options to Resolve Differences Between Families and Schools. Click on image to go to video                                                                       

                                                                                                                                     Frequently Asked Questions about Attorney Participation at Special Education Mediation. Click on image to go to PDF



image of the FAMILIES TO THE MAX TIP SHEET: Presuming Competence. Click on image to go to https://www.pattan.net/Publications/Families-to-the-MAX-Tip-Sheet-Presuming-Competence                                                              Image of FAMILIES TO THE MAX Tip Sheet-Access to the General Education Curriculum. Click on image to go to Publications page.


New Resource for Secondary Transition:

      Transition Discoveries logo. Click on image to go to webpage.                                           National Center on Improving Literacy logo. Click on image to go to page https://improvingliteracy.org/family

   





 






The Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) is part of the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services. ODP provides supports and services to improve the lives of individuals with intellectual disabilities (IDD) and/or Autism.  Supports may include waivers (benefits and services), such as Medical Assistance/Medicaid; Community Living; Infant Toddler, and Family, as well as other services. To determine if you or your child is eligible for ODP services, follow this guide:ODP Services guide. Click Here for eligibility and contact information                                                                               Does Your Child Have a Hearing and/or Vision Concern? Watch this brief video: Family Resource Group.



A-Guide-to-Interacting-with-Police.png                                                                              Opening Doors to College video. Click on link to go to page.

                                                                                                                                                                                                   For more information please go to PIHEC.Com






PDE Guidance

 
PA COVID-19 Compensatory Services publication image. Click on image to go to Publications page