Click on any of the following links to find out more about FACT trainings on that topic:

IEP Trainings – Transition to Kindergarten – Transition to Adulthood – Person-centered One-Page Profiles – Behavior and the IEP – Special Education RightsYouth – en Español

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Dec
14
Wed
Understanding Special Education and Your Important Role on the IEP Team (Newberg)
Dec 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

You will learn about:

  • Introduction to key special education and important definitions
  • Understanding your critically important role on the team
  • Process and development of the IEP
  • Healthy team dynamics

Please Register

Dinner provided by Newberg Public Schools.

Call  (503) 786-6082 or 1 (888) 988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org with questions or assistance with registration.

Informational flyer (in English)

Informational flyer (en Español)

In collaboration with:

Newberg School District
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Dec
15
Thu
Launch: Preparing for the Transition into Adulthood (Webinar)
Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Are you raising a child  or teen experiencing disability? Are you curious what school, employment, community, and formal services might look like as your child grows up? Join FACT to hear all about the transition to adulthood for children and teens experiencing disability. You don’t want to miss this important online learning opportunity!

We will talk about:

  • Self-determination
  • Adult services
  • Importance of vision for the future
  • Developing the transition components of the IEP
  • Guardianship and other options

Please Register

After registering, you will receive an email with details on how to login and access the webinar.

Call (503) 786-6082 or 1-888-988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org with questions or assistance with registration.

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Dec
20
Tue
Friends & Family Access Play @ the Portland Children’s Museum (Portland)
Dec 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us at Portland Children’s Museum for a FREE access play event. This calmer, low-sensory play time is open exclusively for families with children experiencing disabilities, including friends and families of our partner organizations. Want to make it a play date? You’re welcome to bring friends. See you at the Museum!

Flyer for Access Play event at Portland Children's Museum

 

Jan
5
Thu
Parent Coffee (Astoria)
Jan 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Need a coffee break? Want to chat with other parents on a similar journey? Join us for a cup of coffee and conversation on the first Thursday of every month. FACT Family Network will be handing out nuggets of information each month to help you better advocate for your child.

Please register to let us know you’re coming:

August 4, 2016

September 1, 2016

October 6, 2016

November 3, 2016

December 1, 2016

For more information call (503) 786-6082  or 1 (888) 988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org.

 

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Parent Coffee (Linoln City)
Jan 5 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Need a coffee break? Want to chat with other parents on a similar journey? Join us for a cup of coffee and conversation on the first Thursday of every month. FACT Family Network will be handing out nuggets of information each month to help you better advocate for your child.

Please register to let us know you’re coming:

October 6, 2016

November 3, 2016

December 1, 2016

For more information call (503) 786-6082  or 1 (888) 988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org.

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Jan
6
Fri
Parent Coffee (Tillamook)
Jan 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Need a coffee break? Want to chat with other parents on a similar journey? Join us for a cup of coffee and conversation on the first Friday of every month. FACT Family Network will be handing out nuggets of information each month to help you better advocate for your child.

Please register to let us know you’re coming:

September 2, 2016

October 7, 2016

November 4, 2016

December 2, 2016

For more information call (503) 786-6082  or 1 (888) 988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org.

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Jan
9
Mon
Understanding Special Education and Your Important Role on the IEP Team (Tualatin)
Jan 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

You will learn about:

  • Introduction to key special education and important definitions
  • Understanding your critically important role on the team
  • Process and development of the IEP
  • Healthy team dynamics

Please Register

Light refreshments provided!

Call  (503) 786-6082 or 1 (888) 988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org with questions or assistance with registration.

Informational flyer (in English)

Informational flyer (en Español)

In collaboration with:

West Linn - Wilsonville School District logo
Jan
18
Wed
Launch: Preparing for the Transition into Adulthood (Webinar)
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Are you raising a child  or teen experiencing disability? Are you curious what school, employment, community, and formal services might look like as your child grows up? Join FACT to hear all about the transition to adulthood for children and teens experiencing disability. You don’t want to miss this important online learning opportunity!

We will talk about:

  • Self-determination
  • Adult services
  • Importance of vision for the future
  • Developing the transition components of the IEP
  • Guardianship and other options

Please Register

After registering, you will receive an email with details on how to login and access the webinar.

Call (503) 786-6082 or 1-888-988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org with questions or assistance with registration.

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Jan
19
Thu
Preparing for a Successful Transition to Kindergarten (Redmond)
Jan 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

You will learn about:

  • Difference between IFSP/IEP
  • Importance of having a vision for the future
  • Your role on the IEP team
  • The process of transition to Kindergarten (from ECSE to IEP)
  • Preparing for your first IEP meeting

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Light refreshments provided. Child care provided – please contact dianna@codsn.org to register your child.

For more information, call (503) 786-6082 or 1 (888) 988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org.

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In collaboration with:

Readmond Early Learning Center logo

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Redmond School District logo
Assistive Technology: Creating Possibilities (Eugene)
Jan 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

You will learn about:

  • The different types of assistive technology
  • How assistive technology creates access at school, home, and community
  • Advocacy tips and tools for getting and using assistive technology

A parent panel will join us to offer tips and tools that worked for their families and to answer your questions. Access Technology, Inc. will be showcasing different assistive technologies that can help students in school, and will share information about their rental program.

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Meal and child care provided. Please contact Laura Dahill at laura.dahill@arclane.org  to register your child(ren) for child care. For more information, call (503) 786-6082 or 1 (888) 988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org.

 

Informational flyer (in English)

Informational flyer (en Español)

In collaboration with:

The Arc of Lane County logo

Access Technologies, Inc. logo

Jan
24
Tue
Launch: Preparing for the Transition into Adulthood (Roseburg)
Jan 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Are you raising a child or teen experiencing disability? Are you curious what school, employment, community, and formal services might look like as your child grows up? Join FACT to hear all about the transition to adulthood for children and teens experiencing disability.

We will talk about:

  • Self-determination
  • Adult services
  • Importance of vision for the future
  • Developing the transition components of the IEP
  • Guardianship and other options

Please Register

Light refreshments provided.

Call (503) 786-6082 or 1-888-988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org with questions or assistance with registration.

 

Informational flyer (in English)

Informational flyer (en Español)

In partnership with:

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  logo for Umpqua Community College
Jan
26
Thu
Assistive Technology Tools for Living, Learning, Working, and Playing! (Portland)
Jan 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for an amazing night of mini-presentations from parents and young adults who experience disability! They will share how they’ve utilized assistive technology in areas including: augmentative communication, behavior, education, emotional regulation, and independence. Come meet parents, see AT in action, hear stories, and explore different devices that might work for your child!

You will learn:

  • How AT can be low -tech, mid-tech, and high-tech
  • How AT can be used in different environments: home, school, and community!
  • How AT can help individuals live empowered lives

Please Register

Call (503) 786-6082 or 1-888-988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org with questions or assistance with registration.

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In collaboration with:

 Shriners Hospitals for Children logo
 Multnomah County logo
Feb
2
Thu
Entendiendo el Proceso de Educación Especial [el IEP] (Milwaukie)
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Usted aprenderá acerca de:

  • Introducción a las definiciones claves de la educación especial
  • Entendiendo su papel crítico e importante en el equipo
  • Proceso y desarrollo del IEP
  • Dinámicas saludables de equipo

Please Register

Se proveerá comida tradicional y cuidado de niños – por favor contacte a Paulina a paulina@factoregon.org o al (503) 786-6082 ext.303 para registrar a su niño. Para mas información llamar al (503) 786-6082  o 1 (888) 988-3228, o escríbanos a registration@factoregon.org.

En colaboración con:

 North Clackamas Schools logo
 North Clackamas Schools Espanol logo
Feb
7
Tue
Preparing for a Successful Transition to Kindergarten (Hillsboro)
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

You will learn about:

  • Difference between IFSP/IEP
  • Importance of having a vision for the future
  • Your role on the IEP team
  • The process of transition to Kindergarten (from ECSE to IEP)
  • Preparing for your first IEP meeting

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Light refreshments will be available. Childcare will be provided – space is limited! Please contact Tammee Meneghin at (503) 614-1790 to register your child(ren).

For more information, call (503) 786-6082 or 1 (888) 988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org.

Informational flyer (in English)

Informational flyer (en Español)

In collaboration with:

NW Regional ESD logo

SICC logo
Feb
11
Sat
Launch: Preparing for the Transition into Adulthood (Webinar)
Feb 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you raising a child or teen experiencing disability? Are you curious what school, employment, community, and formal services might look like as your child grows up? Join FACT to hear all about the transition to adulthood for children and teens experiencing disability. You don’t want to miss this important online learning opportunity!

We will talk about:

  • Self-determination
  • Adult services
  • Importance of vision for the future
  • Developing the transition components of the IEP
  • Guardianship and other options

Please Register

After registering, you will receive an email with details on how to login and access the webinar.

Call (503) 786-6082 or 1-888-988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org with questions or assistance with registration.

Informational flyer (in English)

Preparándose para una Transición exitosa a Kindergarten (Springfield)
Feb 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Usted aprenderá acerca de:

  • La diferencia entre IFSP/IEP
  • La importancia de tener una vision para el futuro
  • Su pape/rol en el equipo del IEP
  • El proceso de transición a Kindergarten (de ECSE a IEP)
  • Preparándose para su primera reunion de IEP

Please Register

Aperitivos y refrescos serán proporcionados. Cuidado de niños disponible. Por favor contacte a Guadalupe a (541) 206-8309 o Amy a (541) 682-6589 para registrar a su niño.

Para mas información llamar al (503) 786-6082  o 1 (888) 988-3228, o escríbanos a registration@factoregon.org.

Informational flyer (in English)

Informational flyer (en Español)

En colaboración con:

Lane County Oregon logo
The Arc of Lane County logo
   Early Childhood Cares logo
Todo Comienza con un Sueño: Introducción a la planificación Centrada en la persona y al Perfil de una Página (Springfield)
Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Usted aprenderá acerca de:

  • Como empieza el camino con una vision/sueño acerca del futuro
  • La importancia de presentar a un niño con sus capacidades
  • La importancia de tener altas expectativas
  • El perfil de una página y como se puede usar en el IEP, como identificar apoyos, construir comunidad, y planear una vida después de la escuela

Please Register

Aperitivos y refrescos serán proporcionados. Cuidado de niños disponible. Por favor contacte a Guadalupe a (541) 206-8309 o Amy a (541) 682-6589 para registrar a su niño.

Para mas información llamar al (503) 786-6082  o 1 (888) 988-3228, o escríbanos a registration@factoregon.org.

 

Mar
2
Thu
Launch: Preparing for the Transition into Adulthood (Webinar)
Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Are you raising a child or teen experiencing disability? Are you curious what school, employment, community, and formal services might look like as your child grows up? Join FACT to hear all about the transition to adulthood for children and teens experiencing disability. You don’t want to miss this important online learning opportunity!

We will talk about:

  • Self-determination
  • Adult services
  • Importance of vision for the future
  • Developing the transition components of the IEP
  • Guardianship and other options

Please Register

After registering, you will receive an email with details on how to login and access the webinar.

Call (503) 786-6082 or 1-888-988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org with questions or assistance with registration.

Informational flyer (in English)

Mar
22
Wed
Preparándose para una Transición exitosa a Kindergarten (Portland)
Mar 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Usted aprenderá acerca de:

  • La diferencia entre IFSP/IEP
  • La importancia de tener una visión para el futuro
  • Su pape/rol en el equipo del IEP
  • El proceso de transición a Kindergarten (de ECSE a IEP)
  • Preparándose para su primera reunión de IEP

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Este entrenamiento será presentado en Inglés y en Español al mismo tiempo en diferentes salones. Para mas información llamar al (503) 786-6082  o 1 (888) 988-3228, o escríbanos a registration@factoregon.org.

Informational flyer (in English)

Informational flyer (en Español)

In collaboration with:

Portland Public Schools logo

 

Preparing for a Successful Transition to Kindergarten (Portland)
Mar 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

You will learn about:

  • Difference between IFSP/IEP
  • Importance of having a vision for the future
  • Your role on the IEP team
  • The process of transition to Kindergarten (from ECSE to IEP)
  • Preparing for your first IEP meeting

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For more information, call (503) 786-6082 or 1 (888) 988-3228, or email registration@factoregon.org. This training will b presented in English and Spanish in different rooms.

 

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In collaboration with:

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