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News Eagle - Hawley, PA
  • Parent Youth Professional Forum at WAHS March 1

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  • WALLENPAUPACK - There will be a Parent Youth Professional Forum (PYPF) in the Wallenpaupack High School cafeteria on Saturday, March 1 from 11:30 to 3:30. Snow date is March 8.
        The Department of Health’s Special Kids Network, in partnership with the PA Elks Home Service Program, will host the PYPF.
    The Forums:
    Serve as a gathering place for families of children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) and disabilities, community service providers and other stakeholders.
    Provide opportunities to discuss overarching issues that concern all children and youth with special health care needs and disabilities.
    Seek to increase awareness of and access to comprehensive information about services and programs for CYSHCN and disabilities
    Include time to network with others
    Forum Topics:
    Affordable care act with speaker Athena Smith Ford an Advocacy Director, PA Health Access Network
        Contact NE Regional Coordinator Lori DeVoe by February 27 if register.
    To register call (570)-949-4152, email: ldevoe@paelkshomeservice.org or visit
    http://bit.ly/1m5KWJe
        The meeting site is wheelchair accessible. If other accommodations are needed let Lori DeVoe know when registered.
        The Special Kids Network is an initiative of the Pennsylvania Department of Health. To learn more about available resources and to be involved in making a difference in the lives of children and youth with special health care needs call 1-800-986-4550
        The Wallenpaupack High School is located at 2552 Route 6 in Hawley, across across the street from Turkey Hill.
     
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