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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Jul
7
Thu
Parent Coffee (Astoria)
Jul 7 @ 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!

 

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

 

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Parent Coffee (Seaside)
Jul 7 @ 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!

 

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

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Jul
11
Mon
It Starts with a Dream: Introduction to Person-centered Planning and the One-page Profile (Portland)
Jul 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

You will learn about:

  • How a vision/dream for the future is the beginning of the journey
  • The importance of introducing a child with their strengths
  • The importance of having high expectations
  • The one-page profile and how it can be used in the IEP and in identifying supports, building community, and planning for life after school

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Parking is free in the Shriner’s parking lot. (We will send you a map with a reminder email prior to the training.)

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

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Jul
12
Tue
FACT’s Happy Valley Park Day (Happy Valley)
Jul 12 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us for a FREE, casual day in the park! Bring a picnic lunch and a swimsuit for the splash pad. We will have some
games, snacks, and drinks. Bring a friend!

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Please note: Parents/caregivers must stay on site with their children.

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

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Jul
22
Fri
FACT’s Nature Park Trail Day (Beaverton)
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Let’s get together and get the kids outdoors! Join us for a beautiful hike at Tualatin Hills Nature Park… FREE!

  • Paved and wheelchair accessible paths
  • Check out their Nature Center exhibits and get your wildlife questions answered
  • Look for our FACT table where we’ll have water bottles and snacks
  • Bring a friend

Parents/caregivers must stay on site with their children. The Tualatin Hills Nature Park is a wildlife preserve, so we ask that you please leave your dogs and other pets at home when you come to visit.

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Please register so we know how many snacks to bring.

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

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Friends & Family Access Play @ the Portland Children’s Museum (Portland)
Jul 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 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!

All Access Play’s summer dates:

Friday June 24, 3:30 – 5:00 pm

Friday July 22, 3:30 – 5:00 pm

Saturday August 6, 5:30 – 7:30 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aug
6
Sat
Friends & Family Access Play @ the Portland Children’s Museum (Portland)
Aug 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 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!

All Access Play’s summer dates:

Friday June 24, 3:30 – 5:00 pm

Friday July 22, 3:30 – 5:00 pm

Saturday August 6, 5:30 – 7:30 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aug
7
Sun
FACT’s Annual Family Pool Party (Portland)
Aug 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

You’re Invited! FACT’s Annual Family Pool Party

A fun FREE event for families with children experiencing disability.

Make sure to bring a friend and enjoy:

  • The heated and fully accessible pool!
  • The water slide!
  • Meeting other families!

FACT will have snacks and drinks out in the lobby!

Space is limited, so register early.

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If you get a message that the event is full, please add your name to the wait list.

Please note: Parents/caregivers are required to be in the pool with small children under 4 feet tall. Parents/caregivers must stay on site with their children. There is a limited supply of life jackets, so if you have one, bring it with you!

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

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Sep
8
Thu
UCP’s Gimme a Break Parent Support Group (Portland)
Sep 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Topic: Understanding Special Education

FACT PTI will present information about IEP’s, your child’s rights in school, and more! There will be plenty of time for all your questions.

  • TIME: 6:30 to 8:00 pm
  • LOCATION: UCP office: 305 NE 102nd Ave, Suite 100, Portland, OR 97220
  • COST: Free to attend
  • RSVP: Please RSVP if you are attending, and tell us if you need childcare by September 7 by email: fsd@ucpaorwa.org or phone, (503) 467-0343 or (503) 467-0332.
Sep
10
Sat
FACT Special Education Regional Conference for Families, Educators, and Community Partners! (Klamath Falls)
Sep 10 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Sep
19
Mon
Transition to Adulthood: Learn About Adult Service Brokerages (Tualatin)
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join FACT and Independence NW for an informative night about who brokerages are, what they do and what to expect!  You will learn about:

  • Eligibility
  • Funding
  • Services
  • Providers
  • Person-centered planning
  • Self-direction and much more!

Please Register

If you or a loved one are considering brokerage services, are a young adult in high school transition, or someone in their first year of adult services, you’ll get the details you need! A parent panel will join us to offer tips and tools that worked for their families and answer your questions.

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

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Sep
22
Thu
Launch: Preparing for the Transition into Adulthood (Redmond)
Sep 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Parents of children receiving special education in high school need to understand how to prepare for their child’s transition to adulthood! 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

This workshop will be held at the High Desert ESD with streaming to other locations (TBD) which will be hosted by Transition Network Facilitators and Family Networks across the state. Please see the registration page for details.

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

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