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on Tue, 10/06/2015 - 18:18

Youth Activities Coordinator

Maine Parent Federation, Inc. is hiring a part-time young adult who has personal experience navigating the various systems of care in Maine. This position will be responsible for helping us to establish a network of support for youth in Maine who have disabilities. Duties will include: development and monitoring a closed Facebook page, developing and presenting workshops, responding to requests for information and helping to coordinate resource fairs across the state.

This position is a school year position at 15 hours a week.

Access to a computer and reliable

Transition Planning: The Parent's Role

on Tue, 10/06/2015 - 14:46

November 14th at Jeff's catering in Brewer

This collaborative  conference will inform parents and professionals about transition planning for children with disabilities.  

The workshops will have you thinking "outside the box" as you learn unique and creative ways to work through those, sometimes difficult milestones.

Check out the attached flyer .

Seniors with an IEP, please read!

on Thu, 10/01/2015 - 14:42



The Selection Committee for the A. Leigh Phillips Scholarship Fund is soliciting

applications for this year’s award.


The Scholarship Fund is maintained through the cooperative efforts of the Maine

Administrators of Services for Children with Disabilities (MADSEC), the

Department of Education (DOE), and the Maine Council of School Board

Attorneys (MCSBA), as a tribute to Ms. Phillips and her many contributions to

children with disabilities throughout Maine.


Criteria for student selection are enclosed.