ERIC Number: ED480176
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Mar
Opportunities for Parent Leadership in North Carolina: A Resource Guide for Parents of Children with Special Needs Who Are Leaders and Advocates for Their Children and the Larger Community. Revised.
Colwell, Roxann, Comp.
This guide is intended to be a resource for parents of children with special needs who want to improve the early intervention system in North Carolina for their own children and for the whole community. By informing parents about resources that are available for children and families, the guide empowers parents as leaders. Annotated lists of resources are organized into the following categories: (1) training opportunities and information; (2) mentoring opportunities; and (3) services, opportunities and information. The guide contains one appendix, which lists additional program information. (SG)
Descriptors: Community Services, Disabilities, Early Childhood Education, Early Intervention, Empowerment, Leadership Training, Mentors, Parent Education, Parent Participation
For full text: http://www.fpg.unc.edu/~pld/pdfs/opportunities.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: North Carolina State Dept. of Health and Human Services, Raleigh.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: North Carolina