Newport Support Group for parents and caregivers of children and young adults with special needs. Spend time getting all your paperwork organized in a free Care Notebook. Enjoy refreshments, resources, and door prizes. September 18 from 10 am – 11:30 am or September 30 from 6 pm to 7:30 pm. RSVP or questions to Lori […]
New support group for parents and caregivers of children and young adults with special needs! Join the first meeting on Thursday, September 24 from 6 pm to 7:30 pm at Dream Acres (97 Rte 5, West Burke). For more information, contact Connie Sanville or call Becky Goss at (802) 553-2003.
Assistive Technology Consideration and Resources in Vermont. Wednesday, September 9, 10-11am. Register now. This webinar will introduce participants to Assistive Technology as it relates to IDEA and IEP’s; review a nationally recognized model that families and school teams can use for considering and implementing Assistive Technology in school and at home; and provide information on […]
Amid the excitement in Vermont about Neil Young’s recent performance, Shelburne Vineyard is pleased to present a free evening of Neil Young and Joni Mitchell. Grab some wine, some Fiddlehead Brewing Company beer, dinner from Green Pasture Meats, and sit back and relax on the patio. 10% of the profits will go to Vermont Family Network! Free […]
Vermont Coalition for Disability Rights VCDR’s 2015 “End of Session” Legislative Report The mission of VCDR is to advance the human and civil rights of people with disabilities to ensure full and equal participation in all aspects of community life and the political process. From the VCDR Platform January of 2015: This year we […]
Area Restaurants Raise Money for Vermont Family Network 4th Annual Valentine’s Dine-To-Donate Fundraiser to Benefit Children with Special Needs a Huge Success! For a fourth year, Vermont Family Network (VFN) has successfully partnered with restaurants around the state to raise money to support the organization’s mission. The fundraiser took place February 1-15 and a portion of […]
All parents with children on IEPs should have received a parent involvement survey from the Vermont Agency of Education (VTAOE). If you have not received a survey please call Mike Bailey, Special Education Data Manager at the VTAOE at: (802) 479-1165. He will look up the survey number for your child and provide you with […]