Supporting Parents, Families and Professionals

Supporting Parents, Families and Professionals

To empower individuals with disabilities to reach their full potential.

Education and Resources

Education and Resources

To effectively communicate with professionals to successfully advocate for children.

Support. Educate. Connect. Empower.

Support. Educate. Connect. Empower.

We Provide 1-On-1 Support and Education on Disabilities, Special Education and Services.

    • workshop spotlight

      workshop spotlight

      Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Overview - 8/10
      In this workshop participants will learn about Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and will discuss how and why Autism Spectrum Disorders are diagnosed and by whom. The workshop will also cover learning styles, recent research and ways to promote success at home, school and in the community.

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    • workshop spotlight

      workshop spotlight

      Bullying and Students with Disabilities - 8/8
      How do students with disabilities cope with bullying?  Participants will learn advocacy skills and how supports and services can be built into an Individualized Education Program (IEP) to promote social growth.

    • summer appeal

      summer appeal

      For 30 years, Parent Network of WNY has answered the phone, listened to families and provided support and guidance.  For 30 years, we have educated families and professionals, empowering them to better advocate for their loved ones. 

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    • hot topic

      hot topic

      What might help with learning?  Communicating?  Managing & Enjoying Life?  The Answer May be Assistive Technology (AT)!
      Assistive technology is the wording used to describe tools that help you in some way. 

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    • Night with the Bisons

      Night with the Bisons

      Night with the Bisons - Parent Network of WNY wants to invite you and your family and friends to join us on Friday, August 26th for a Night at the Bisons!

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    • FUNDRAISING EVENT

      FUNDRAISING EVENT

      Cocktails at Tewksbury Lodge! August 18th
      Come support Parent Network of WNY on August 18th, 2016 from 5-7 pm at Tewksbury Lodge - River Fest Park.  Come for cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and live music!

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    News

    • What might help with learning? Communicating? Managing & Enjoying Life?

      Parent Network News

      Friday, July 29, 2016

      The Answer May be Assistive Technology (AT)!   Assistive technology is the wording used to describe tools that help you in some way.  These technology tools can be simple or complex.

    • New York State Amended Home and Community Based Settings (HCBS) Transition Plan

      Parent Network News

      Monday, July 25, 2016

      The Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) is pleased to announce that the New York State Amended Home and Community Based Settings (HCBS) Transition Plan is now available for public comment.

    • Free Care Seat & Safety In-and-Around Vehicle Event

      Parent Network News

      Wednesday, July 20, 2016

      To ensure that our children - our most precious cargo - are safe in vehicles, safety specialists will be on site to examine child car seats for proper use, installation, age/size appropriateness, as well as share other safety information in regards to "spotting the tot", "heatstroke" in children,more

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