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Webcast will be available at Community Living Walkerton and District;

Please call your Family Support Worker to register as space is limited.

19 Durham St. E, Walkerton Ontario

February 21, 2017 – 7:00 pm

Questions and Answers for Getting the Supports Your Child Needs -Feb. 21 at 7pm

All children need support to thrive within the school system. Students with special needs require more supports than what are usually offered in school.

Join us for an in-depth discussion about navigating the special education system in Ontario, with a focus on the formal steps involved in accessing supports and services through the Identification Placement Review Committee (IPRC). Highlights also include information on appeals and an overview of the Human Rights code pertaining to education.

What's in it for You?

• How to ensure your child is on the right pathway to a successful education
• Detailed info on the Identification Placement Review Committee (IPRC).
• An overview of Individualized Education Plans (IEP) and key takeaways   

And much more, including a live Q&A with presenters following the webcast and free supplemental materials available for download. 

About the Speakers

Kim Southern-Paulsen is the parent and advocate of a teenaged son living with a disability.
Nicole Chrolavicius is a litigation lawyer specializing in disability issues and human rights.