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FREE EVENT! From the Kitchen Table to the Community Family Leadership Summit

Apply NOW for This Unique Leadership Opportunity!

Join us for this interactive, inspiring, and informative leadership summit!
Saturday, June 1, 2019 – Sunday, June 2, 2019
Guilford Technical Community College
Greensboro, NC
Participants will receive meals and lodging at no cost. A $150 participation expense reimbursement will be paid to each participant (1 per family) to help cover any expenses associated with the trip.
Exceptional Children’s Assistance Center (ECAC) and the Division of Public Health, Children and Youth Branch are collaborating to host this inaugural Family Leadership Summit. This interactive summit is geared towards families who have already demonstrated an interest and/or commitment to taking leadership roles in the arena of special education and/or family engagement in their communities.  Participants will leave the summit with new hands-on skills, connections, and resources.
  • Parent, Family Member, or Caregiver of child with special health care needs or a disability, age birth to 24.
  • Live in North Carolina
  • Available to attend Leadership Summit on BOTH days Saturday, June 1st and Sunday, June 2nd.
  • Interested in furthering their knowledge and skills related to leadership and supporting other families of children with special needs
Please complete BOTH the Participant Application and Topic Interest Survey below:
SUBMIT applications to:
Paula Hutchison at phutchison@ecacmail.org or call (704)-892-1321 to complete application over the phone.
Applications are due March 31, 2019.

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