Navigate Life Texas: Resources for kids with disabilities and special needs

Navigate Life Texas: Resources for kids with disabilities and special needs

3rd Annual Empowering Tools Conference

09/18/2015 | Published by: Monica Castillo

Do you live in South Texas?  Do you have a child with a disability or special health care need?  Are you an educator, service provider or other professional who works with children with disabilities?  If “yes,” the Empowering Tools Conference is for you!  Texas Parent to Parent, Point Isabel ISD and Region One ESC (Education Service Center), are excited to bring the Empowering Tools Conference to the Rio Grande Valley.

The Empowering Tools Conference offers 15 breakout sessions.  Topics include:

  • Advocacy
  • Behavior
  • Special Education
  • Transition, and
  • more

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are available to Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors and Early Intervention Specialists.  Continuing Professional Education (CPE) units are available for educators.

ET3 also includes a resource fair with local and state organizations and agencies. They provide information and help connecting to the services your child needs.  Free child care and Spanish interpretation services are available.   Lunch is provided.

Attend the conference?  Exhibit at the resource fair?  Become a sponsor?  Whichever you prefer, the Empowering Tools Conference is here for you.  What are you waiting for?  Register today!  

Registration is required to attend, for childcare or to exhibit.  The deadline to register is Friday, September 25, 2015.  On-site registration will be accepted.

ET3 takes place at Port Isabel Junior High School on Saturday, October 10, 2015, in Port Isabel.  You can find more information about registration on the Texas Parent to Parent website.

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