This group consultation will provide parents and caregivers with an opportunity to seek strategies on how to navigate the education system and advocate for their child or youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Parents and Caregivers will have the opportunity to ask questions to learn about Individual Education Plans (IEP) and the Identification, Placement and Review Committee (IPRC). Parents and Caregivers can also seek information about the Special Education Act and best practices for school meetings.
Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Registration opens: Friday, September 23, 2022
Registration closes: Monday, October 7, 2022
Ratio: 6 participants and 2 staff
Cost: There is no cost.
Group Consultations – Navigating the Education System will be delivered virtually via Zoom. The Zoom link will be e-mailed by Kerry’s Place two business days before the event start.
To participate, the following is required:
Cancelled by Kerry’s Place: Kerry’s Place may cancel a program due to low enrollment or unforeseen circumstances. If this occurs, and the activity cannot be rescheduled, a full refund will be issued with no administrative fee charged.
Cancelled by Supported Person/Family: Cancellation must be received at least seven days before the start of the workshop/training. A full refund, minus a $25.00 administrative fee, will be applied when seven days’ notice is provided. If seven days’ notice is not provided, a full refund will only be issued if the vacancy can be filled. Refunds will not be issued for a missed day during a training session.