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Skills for Effective Parent Advocates

This training is designed to help parents feel more comfortable in the role of advocating for their child at school.  Participants will learn what advocacy means, how to improve their advocacy skills, learn to use six skills for effective advocacy, and learn the importance of being organized and using clear and effective communication.


Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. EDT

Milan Public Library

1171 Warpath Drive
Milan, IN 

This workshop will be presented by Sandy Fields, IN*SOURCE Regional Program Specialist.  Registration is required.  Please register by midnight Tuesday, September 25, 2018.  Workshop will be canceled if less than 3 participants register.

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For more information, please contact the South Bend office at (812) 496-5997 or by email at


Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. EDT

Autism Society of Indiana-Northeast Office
127 Airport North Office Park
Fort Wayne, IN 46825

This workshop will be presented by Nicole Hicks, IN*SOURCE Regional Program Speicalist.  Please register online (see below) by 4:00 p.m. EDT on Monday, October 15, 2018.  This workshop is open to the public, and there is no charge to attend. 

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For more information, please contact the South Bend office at (800) 332-4433 or by email at