Education

Share Your Disabilities Experiences w LEND Trainees!

Calling all families with a child under the age of 18 who has a disability! Would you be willing to share your day-to-day experiences with a future leader? Willing to help make a difference in the experience of a LEND Trainee? Will you consider becoming a LEND Host Family? What Is The LEND Program? The Center for Disabilities […]

Apply Now for Delaware’s Partners in Policymaking Class of 2016!

The Delaware Developmental Disabilities Council (DDC) is now accepting applications for the Partners in Policymaking Class of 2016! What Is Partners in Policymaking? Partners in Policymaking is an innovative leadership training program that teaches people how to be community leaders. The program is designed for parents raising young or school-aged children with a developmental disability […]

Join Us At LIFE Conference 2015!

Do you have a family member with disabilities or work with persons with disabilities? Would you like to learn more on how you can help family, friends or co-workers with disabilities lead their best lives? Then join Delaware Family Voices and many others on Thursday, January 15th, for the 17th annual Delaware LIFE Conference. What […]

Partners in Policymaking – Making a Difference For Those With Disabilities

Are you the parent of a child with developmental disabilities, or a young adult with developmental disabilities? Would you like to have an impact on public policies that could impact people with developmental disabilities? The opportunity to work side by side with State public policy makers to impart positive change? Then you might want to […]

Upcoming Parent To Parent Workshop: Support Parent Training

Would you like to become a trained Support Parent? Then attend Delaware Family Voices’ upcoming Parent to Parent Workshop on Support Parent training. What is The Parent to Parent Workshop?  The Parent to Parent workshop is designed to train parents of special needs children to become a Support Parent. Once a parent has completed the Support […]

Apply Now For Delaware Junior Partners in Policymaking 2013 Program

Are you or someone you know between the ages of 15 and 22, with a developmental disability, or is an advocate for another person with a developmental disability? If so, then consider joining the 2013 Delaware Junior Partners in Policymaking summer program! What is Junior Partners in Policymaking? This exciting week-long summer program is designed […]

Holiday Gift Ideas for Differently Abled Kids

The holiday season is rapidly approaching. Black Friday is right around the corner, and before you know it, it’ll be December. Have you started your Holiday shopping yet? Do you have someone on your shopping list that might be differently abled? Shopping for a special child, one who is differently abled, can sometimes be a […]

An Apple Event for Kids With Autism

Do you or someone you know have a child or adolescent on the autism spectrum? Would you like to explore how an Apple touch screen device might benefit someone with autism? Do you already own an Apple iPad or iPod? Would you like to learn more about applications that could help a child or adolescent […]

Managed Care and Mental Health Conference Calls

Join Delaware Family Voices, other families, and various health care professionals in monthly parent-managed conference calls on Medicaid, managed care and mental health concerns. Delaware Family Voices hosts monthly conference calls to provide families and professionals the opportunity to work together and address questions and issues families might have regarding mental health, Medicaid, and managed […]

Five Tips For A Healthy Back to School

It’s that time of year again – time to send the kids back to school. To help smooth the transition, here are five tips that will help your kids start school off on the right foot, and help them stay that way throughout the school year. It’s not just about the pens, notebooks, binders and […]

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