What trainings does FACT offer?

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

Event Cancellation Policy

Oct
3
Mon
It Starts with a Dream: Introduction to Person-centered Planning and the One-page Profile (Pendleton)
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

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

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:

 Pendleton School District
 IMESD
Pendleton Head Start

 

Understanding Special Education and Your Important Role on the IEP Team (St. Helens)
Oct 3 @ 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

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)

 

With support from:

 Columbia Community Mental Health
 In collaboration with:

 FACT PTI logoFACT Family Network
Oct
4
Tue
Community Building: Creating a Whole Life in Community (Portland)
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

FACT, as part of the Region 1 DD Training Co-op Presents 

Community Building: Creating a Whole Life in Community

What does it mean to build community for your child? What would a “whole life” in community look like for your child – a life with friends, belonging, and active community participation? In this presentation, we will explore key concepts and tools for building community, such as:

  • Circle of friends
  • Community mapping
  • Plan my week

Join us for this FREE training event, and see the possibilities!

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:
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Oct
6
Thu
Parent Coffee (Astoria)
Oct 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 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)
Oct 6 @ 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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Oct
7
Fri
Parent Coffee (Tillamook)
Oct 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 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.

Informational flyer (in English)

Informational flyer (en Español)

Oct
11
Tue
It Starts with a Dream: Introduction to Person-centered Planning and the One-page Profile (Canby)
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 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

Please Register

Light refreshments provided. This presentation will be presented in English and Spanish in separate rooms.

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:

 Canby SD-logo
 Canby School District Special Education Advisory Council logo
Todo Comienza con un Sueño: Introducción a la planificación Centrada en la persona y al Perfil de una Página (Canby)
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 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

Se proporcionarán refrescos y snacks. 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)

En colaboración con:

 Canby SD-logo
 Canby School District Special Education Advisory Council logo
Oct
12
Wed
Understanding Special Education and Your Important Role on the IEP Team (Portand)
Oct 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 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. Child care provided. Please contact Noelle Sisk 503-916-3723 or nsisk@pps.net to register your child(ren).

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

Informational flyer (in English)

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In collaboration with:

Portland Public Schools logo
Oct
15
Sat
Beaverton City Library Family Resource Fair (Beaverton)
Oct 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Harvest at Harley (Gladstone)
Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Oct
18
Tue
FACT’s Fall Breakfast (Portland)
Oct 18 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

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Interested in sponsoring? We have different levels at which you can support FACT’s work: friend, bronze, silver, platinum, and title sponsor. Email Molly for more information.

Sponsored by:
 The Standard logo
 FACT Board of Directors
Join FACT at Portland Children’s Museum Access Play Night! (Portland)
Oct 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Free entry for families to the Portland Children’s Museum’s Access Play night!

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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)

 

 

 

Oct
20
Thu
Seven Corners Community Collaborative Groundbreaking Celebration (Portland)
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join Us for Our Groundbreaking Celebration
Please join us for our groundbreaking celebration to kick-off our Seven Corners Community Collaborative building. The new building will serve as Portland’s first universally designed public building and will offer a unique opportunity to provide services & programs for individuals and their families experiencing disabilities. At 25,000 square feet, the building will be home to Community Vision, two partner organizations – FACT Oregon and Community Pathways, and an Assistive Technology Discovery Lab where families will be able to access life-changing technologies.
WHEN Thursday, October 20th, 11am-1pm
WHERE 1949 SE Division St, Portland
WHAT Seven Corners Community Collaborative Groundbreaking Celebration
Join supporters of Community Vision as well as state, county, and city officials for this groundbreaking event! The celebration will include a program, lunch, and refreshments for guests. More information will be available in the coming weeks. Show your support, and click the link below to RSVP!
Preparing for the Transition to Adulthood Series: Part 2 (In-person Viewing of Live Streaming Video) (Albany)
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

In-person Viewing of Live Streaming Video Presentation Series: Preparing for the Transition to Adulthood

Are you raising a child experiencing disability? Join FACT to learn about important changes, ideas, plans, and services to prepare for your son or daughter’s transition into adulthood! In this session, you will learn about:

  • Guardianship, conservatorship, and other options
  • The ABLE Act: what is this, and how can it help my child save money?
  • Developmental disability services: eligibility, planning, services, and supports
  • Choices: brokerage services and community developmental disability programs

Please Register

This will be a simultaneous viewing of the Adulthood series taking place in Redmond via streaming video at the Linn Benton Lincoln ESD.  (Parking is in the back of building on 3rd Ave.)

Questions? Contact Vikki Mahaffey at (541) 812-2737.

 

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:

   High Desert ESD

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Preparing for the Transition to Adulthood Series: Part 2 (In-person Viewing of Live Streaming Video) (Baker City)
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

In-person Viewing of Live Streaming Video Presentation Series: Preparing for the Transition to Adulthood

Are you raising a child experiencing disability? Join FACT to learn about important changes, ideas, plans, and services to prepare for your son or daughter’s transition into adulthood! In this session, you will learn about:

  • Guardianship, conservatorship, and other options
  • The ABLE Act: what is this, and how can it help my child save money?
  • Developmental disability services: eligibility, planning, services, and supports
  • Choices: brokerage services and community developmental disability programs

Please Register

This will be a simultaneous viewing of the Adulthood series taking place in Redmond via streaming video at the Baker City County Library.

Questions? Contact Dana Stone at dana@roccosfamilynetwork.org or (877) 315-4225.

 

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:

   High Desert ESD

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Preparing for the Transition to Adulthood Series: Part 2 (In-person Viewing of Live Streaming Video) (Burns)
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

In-person Viewing of Live Streaming Video Presentation Series: Preparing for the Transition to Adulthood

Are you raising a child experiencing disability? Join FACT to learn about important changes, ideas, plans, and services to prepare for your son or daughter’s transition into adulthood! In this session, you will learn about:

  • Guardianship, conservatorship, and other options
  • The ABLE Act: what is this, and how can it help my child save money?
  • Developmental disability services: eligibility, planning, services, and supports
  • Choices: brokerage services and community developmental disability programs

Please Register

This will be a simultaneous viewing of the Adulthood series taking place in Redmond via streaming video at the Burns Chamber of Commerce..

Questions? Contact Dana Stone at dana@roccosfamilynetwork.org or (877) 315-4225.

 

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:

   High Desert ESD

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Roccos FN

Preparing for the Transition to Adulthood Series: Part 2 (In-person Viewing of Live Streaming Video) (Clackamas)
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

In-person Viewing of Live Streaming Video Presentation Series: Preparing for the Transition to Adulthood

Are you raising a child experiencing disability? Join FACT to learn about important changes, ideas, plans, and services to prepare for your son or daughter’s transition into adulthood! In this session, you will learn about:

  • Guardianship, conservatorship, and other options
  • The ABLE Act: what is this, and how can it help my child save money?
  • Developmental disability services: eligibility, planning, services, and supports
  • Choices: brokerage services and community developmental disability programs

Please Register

The FACT Family Network will be hosting a simultaneous viewing of the Adulthood series taking place in Redmond via streaming video at the Clackamas ESD in the Brightwood Conference room. See you there!

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:

  CentralOR DSN small High Desert ESD
Preparing for the Transition to Adulthood Series: Part 2 (In-person Viewing of Live Streaming Video) (Enterprise)
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

In-person Viewing of Live Streaming Video Presentation Series: Preparing for the Transition to Adulthood

Are you raising a child experiencing disability? Join FACT to learn about important changes, ideas, plans, and services to prepare for your son or daughter’s transition into adulthood! In this session, you will learn about:

  • Guardianship, conservatorship, and other options
  • The ABLE Act: what is this, and how can it help my child save money?
  • Developmental disability services: eligibility, planning, services, and supports
  • Choices: brokerage services and community developmental disability programs

Please Register

This will be a simultaneous viewing of the Adulthood series taking place in Redmond via streaming video at the Wallowa ESD.

Questions? Contact Saralyn Johnson, sjohnson@r18esd.org or (541) 426-7600.

 

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:

   High Desert ESD

CentralOR DSN small

Wallowa County ESD logo

Preparing for the Transition to Adulthood Series: Part 2 (In-person Viewing of Live Streaming Video) (Medford)
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

In-person Viewing of Live Streaming Video Presentation Series: Preparing for the Transition to Adulthood

Are you raising a child experiencing disability? Join FACT to learn about important changes, ideas, plans, and services to prepare for your son or daughter’s transition into adulthood! In this session, you will learn about:

  • Guardianship, conservatorship, and other options
  • The ABLE Act: what is this, and how can it help my child save money?
  • Developmental disability services: eligibility, planning, services, and supports
  • Choices: brokerage services and community developmental disability programs

Please Register

This will be a simultaneous viewing of the Adulthood series taking place in Redmond via streaming video at the Jackson County Health and Human Services Building.

Questions? Contact HeatherO@livingopps.org or (541) 690-8542.

 

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:

   High Desert ESD

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Southern OR ESD logo

 Living Opportunities logo