Parent Leadership

Parent Leadership
Do you have a loved one with special needs?

We are proud to once again be able to offer this comprehensive series of trainings that includes valuable information to help you understand supports and services for children and young adults with learning differences and disabilities and skill building to become an effective leader in your child’s life, school and community.

Parent Leadership Program
In depth information will be provided about
  • special education
  • graduation requirements
  • preparing for life in the real world after high school
  • conflict resolution
  • ways to advocate effectively

Participants must complete approved independent learning requirements and attend 2 in person sessions conveniently scheduled for Saturdays.

April 28th and June 2nd from 9:00 – 3:00 at Daemen College, 4380 Main Street, Amherst, NY

Those who have completed the series will be invited to celebrate their accomplishments with their families at dinner and a graduation ceremony on August 9th from 5:30-8:00 pm.

Registration for the class of 2018 is now closed. 

If you think the Parent Leadership Series is for you and are interested in next year’s class, please email Theresa Drum at or call 716-332-4170.