Common Sense Parenting Class Series – Lancaster

Common Sense Parenting brings parents like you together to address topics such as: Preventing Misbehaviors Encouraging Positive Behaviors Parents as Teachers Correcting Problem Behaviors Teaching Children Self Control Handling Emotionally Intense Situations Six-Part Class Series October 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2015 Where:  Lancaster Youth Bureau, 200 Oxford Avenue, Lancaster Time:  6:00

Family Driven Planning Pilot Project!

This project is called Family Driven Planning.  The goal of Family Driven Planning is to help create a supportive network for individuals with developmental disabilities and their caregivers. The project is for people who: Have a developmental or intellectual disability Currently eligible for or receiving IRA residential services Between the ages of 8 to 35

Attention families, staff, caregivers, and others!

The New York State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council needs our help to learn about barriers and things that are needed.  Please complete this online survey and let them know your thoughts about daily living, social and community life, health, safety and advocacy.   https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NYSDDPCstateplaninput

Your Input Needed on NYS Developmental Disabilities Planning Council Survey

The New York State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council is creating our next state plan which outlines our direction and goals for the next five years. As part of this process we are seeking the valuable input of those most impacted by our work, including but not limited to; individuals with disabilities, family members, caregivers, staff, and others. We are seeking information about

OPWDD to Conduct Survey of those on the Residential Request List

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Is your child or loved one on the Residential Request List? If yes, the following is important information the NYS Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) has asked us to share: During the months of August and September OPWDD will be calling families of individuals currently on the Residential Request List, or in some