Join Katy Autism Support for an evening of “Successful Advocacy”. Be fully ready to go back to school after the winter break with a new look at your child's IEP paperwork. Seasoned special education advocate Karen Mayer Cunningham will help you with time-tested tips, ideas, tools and communications that will provide a successful school year for your student.
Karen Mayer Cunningham of Restoration & Advocacy, attends and counsels parents in ARD meetings, assists with in home behavior modification, and negotiates with agencies to support children or adults with county, local, state or federal agencies, to bring additional support or services.
Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Time: 7:00—9:00 PM
Location: St. Peter’s United Methodist Church, Asbury Hall, 1st floor, 20775 Kingsland Blvd., Katy, TX
If you have any questions, please send an email to Cynthia at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Free childcare is available, RSVP the special needs ministry coordinator at email@example.com for childcare no later than Friday, January 13, 2017.
RapidWristbands, https://www.rapidwristbands.com/, a Houston-based custom wristband maker has donated silicone autism awareness (I love someone with autism) and anti-bullying bracelets to Katy Autism Support and they are handed out to attendees until they run out, so be sure to pick one up at the next meeting.
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Beginning with the October 2016 in-person support meetings will now occur quarterly. 1st Quarter meeting is in January on the 3rd Tuesday of the month; 2nd Quarter meeting is in April on the 3rd Tuesday of the month; 3rd Quarter meeting is in August on the 3rd Tuesday of the month (due to the summer recess); and 4th Quarter meeting is in October on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. Meeting time and location remain the same; 7:00 - 9:00 pm, at St. Peter's United Methodist Church, 20775 Kingsland Blvd., Asbury Hall, Katy, Texas 77450.
A video for first responders by National Autism Association: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=auJvlpWhb5E
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