Parent Leadership Workshop-November 19th

Washington Hands and Voices is hosting a workshop to increase Washington State’s cohort of parent leaders. This workshop is designed for parents and caregivers of Deaf, Deaf/Blind, Hard of Hearing and Deaf Plus children who have a diverse background that wish to gain knowledge and skills in order to engage in leadership activities. Leadership activities may include:

  • Participate as equal partner on an advisory committee
  • Engage in local systems of care (medical, early Intervention, education systems) to increase family awareness and access to supports and services
  • Be on a board
  • Be on a work group to improve systems of care or offer parent supports
  • Facilitate or co-facilitate events for families
  • and more!

WORKSHOP DETAILS:
Sunday, November 19, 2017
9:30AM- 3:30PM
Seattle Children’s Hospital

Presented by parents: Kim Arthur and Christine Griffin

* It is recommended that participants have some experience in community level leadership. (This is not an entry level leadership training.)
* Parent stipends are available.

For more information or registration contact Washington Hands & Voices at gbys@wahandsandvoices.org or (425) 268-7087.

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