Category Archives: Workshops

Upcoming Workshops – October and November 2017

October Workshop – Mid Hudson Special Education Task Force

The Mid Hudson Special Education Task Force is sponsoring a workshop in October for both parents and school personnel. It is entitled “Supporting Positive Sexual Health for Youth with Intellectual Disabilities.” It will be held on October 26th from 6:30-8:30pm at New Paltz High School. Those interested should pre-register. You can view the flyer by going to the link below:

Sexual Health for Youth with IDD Workshop flyer

For more information or to register, contact Dorothy Richards, Special Education Advocate, at 845-331-0541, ext. 18.

November Workshop

There will be a workshop at RCAL entitled “The Scoop on Evaluations and Students with Disabilities.” It will be given by School Psychologist Brian Wonderlich from 5:30 – 7:00pm. If you would like to sign up please contact Dorothy Richards, Special Education Advocate, at 845-331-0541, ext. 18. You can view the flyer by going to the link below:

Evaluations Workshop flyer

An LGBTQ Support and Discussion Group is open to persons with disabilities in the LGBTQ community every second Tuesday of the month beginning on November 14th from 5:30-7:30pm. The place is Taconic Resources for Independence in Poughkeepsie. You can view the flyer below.
LGBTQ Support and Discussion Group flyer.

Upcoming Workshops

Upcoming Workshops Fall 2017

Fall is a busy time, with many workshops covering topics of interest to adults and families. In addition to tomorrow’s Falls Prevention Lunch & Learn and Thursday’s CSE Education Rights Workshop, The Center for Spectrum Services is hosting a few Parenting Workshops in September and October. You can view information about these workshops on our Calendar, as well. If you haven’t registered for these events, please contact the relevant agency to see if there are still slots available.

Mental Health Association (MHA) is continuing to hold their “Building Blocks to An Independent Life” Series, which ends on November 6th.

Please note that we are not responsible for any cancellations that may occur for workshops that are held outside of RCAL. You must call and register if you are interested in attending. We will notify residents of any workshops of that may be of interest as information becomes available.

Special Education Workshop

Individualized Education Program (IEP) Development: Demystifying the Process

A joint presentation of:  Kingston City School District, Kingston Special Education Parent Group, and RCAL.

Open to all parents/caregivers and staff in the Kingston City School District.

Cioni Administration Building – Board Room

61 Crown Street

Kingston, NY  12401

RSVP to: Kingstonsepg@gmail.com