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Useful Web Resource Links for Families

Listed below are some websites that provide information that may be useful to parents.


Governmental and Municipal Information

Suffolk County Division of Services for Children with Special Needs

New York State Education Department – Special Education

New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities

Curriculum

The Creative Curriculum

 

Suffolk County Public Libraries website links

Suffolk County Public Libraries website links


Information for Families

Parent to Parent of New York State

American Physical Therapy Association Section on Pediatrics

Centers For Disease Control BAM - Body and Mind

Wrightslaw - Parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys come to Wrightslaw for accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities.

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.

National Association of School Psychologists

National Association for the Education of Young Children

Asperger Syndrome and High Functioning Autism Association

Center for Parent Information and Resources

National Down Syndrome Society

Down Syndrome Advocacy Foundation

Autism Speaks

Autism Society

Autism United

Cerebral Palsy Guide

CHADD is a national organization providing education, advocacy and support for individuals with ADHD.

National Center for Learning Disabilities


Nutrition

La Leche League International

Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Nutrition Research Center

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute US Department of Health and Human Services
Ways to enhance children’s activity and nutrition

America’s move to raise a healthier generation of kids

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Dental Health

Teeth Brushing calendar

Toilet Training - An AFC Parent Workshop

This workshop is intended to help you learn a toilet training protocol designed to make the greatest improvements in your family’s life. Toilet training is a rite of passage that parents, caregivers, and children typically pass through when youngsters are between the ages of 18 months and 3 ½ years. Managing a child’s toileting doesn’t get easier with their age. The longer you delay toilet training, the longer it will take to achieve continence, and the longer the individual will depend upon caregivers for toileting needs. WATCH HERE: https://safeshare.tv/x/bClbK89jn8M

Toilet Training-Parent-Family-Workshop-PowerPoint

My Potty Training Book

toilet protocol visuals

bathroom icons home

hand_washing_routine

TOILET TRAINING TRACKING SHEET

TOILET TRAINING TRACKING SHEET 2

Managing the Stress of the Annual Review Process - An AFC Parent Workshop

This informative Parent Workshop will discuss many of the aspects that make up the Annual Review Process: What happens at the CPSE/CSE Meeting; the Who, What, When & How to Prepare; The Annual Review Parent/Teacher Conference - What’s it all about? What does all of this mean for me and my child?

VIDEO LINK: https://safeshare.tv/x/XVtGaTmNddA

You may want to download these helpful handouts.

Managing the Stress of the Annual Review Process 2017 Jan 3

NYS 13 Classifications

Cracking the Code: Understanding the Language of Special Education - An AFC Parent Workshop

Sending a child off to Preschool can be challenging for parents and families. Understanding the Language of Special Education that goes along with that transition can be difficult. The terms and acronyms that teachers, therapists, social workers, and IEP coordinators use may be new to parents and confusing. 

This workshop is designed to help Parents/Families “Crack the Code” so that they are better prepared to fully participate as a part of their child’s “team.”

VIDEO LINK: https://safeshare.tv/x/ss586d3bca569c7

You may want to download these helpful handouts.

CRACKING THECODE - Understanding the Language and Acronyms of Special Education

Cracking the Code enhanced PPT 16

 

 

 first words project

How Parents Can Support Social Communication Development

 


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