Join us the 2nd Saturday of each month beginning at 1:30pm for a free parent training from local experts around the community and state.
If there is a topic you are interested in, please let us know and we will work hard to make it happen!
Date Speaker Contact Info Topic ____
February 13 Tara Tallaksen & Kristin Millet email@example.com Autism Resources in SWFL
Golisano Children's Hospital of SWFL
March 12 Leigh-Anna Nowak, MSW firstname.lastname@example.org Transitions for your Special Needs Youth
April 9 Brenda Gellinger, BSW email@example.com Project Lifesaver, Wandering Prevention
Lee County Sheriff's Office
May 14 Representative Dane Eagle Dane.Eagle@myfloridahouse.gov Conversation with families Florida House of Representatives
June 11 Donna DJerf DonnaLD@leeschools.net Navigating the IEP Process
Lee County Public Schools
Family Liaison for Exceptional
July 9 Anjali Van Drie, MA, MSW, BCBA firstname.lastname@example.org Conversations About Behavior
August 13 Collene Cancelliere email@example.com Medicaid Waiver Overview
Agency for Persons with Disabilities
Regional Program Supervisor
September 10 Jeanne Dozier & Dr. Chuck Bradley firstname.lastname@example.org Lee County ESE Q&A
Lee County School Board Member
Exceptional Student Education Director
October 8 Megan Feeney email@example.com Goodwill's Disability Services
Program Manager of Disability
Goodwill Industries of SWFL
November 12 Leslie Deason, MS, RD, LDN firstname.lastname@example.org Impact of Diet & Nutrition
Collier County Government
December 10 Martha Uhlar email@example.com Talking about Talking: Speech Q&A
Speech Language Pathologist
Lee County Schools
January 14 Donna DJerf firstname.lastname@example.org IEP Process & Advocacy
Lee County Public Schools
Family Liaison for Exceptional Student Education
Eliana Tardio Eliana@fndfl.org
Parent Education Network
February 11 Lance McKinney email@example.com Special Needs Trusts, ABLE Act, & More
Osterhout & McKinney, P.A.
Certified Elder Law Attorney
March 11 Jaime Hoover, MS Jaime.firstname.lastname@example.org Safety Supports for Your Child
April 8 Promising Pathways Autism Conference at FGCU-no parent group was held so caregivers could attend the conference
May 13 LCSO Crime Prevention Stranger Danger Training
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