April and Mays Parent Training Opportunities 2019 flyer from PEATC.

PARENT TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES 2019 Presented by PEATC in collaboration with the Virginia Department of Eductaion

APRIL 2019

April 8 to 9, 2019
Glen Allen, VA

EFM/SLO (Military)
April 16, 2019
Fairfax, VA

April 17 to 18, 2019
Fairfax, VA

April 17 to 18, 2019
Winchester, VA

April 27, 2019
Richmond, VA

May 2019

May 1 to 3, 2019
Winchester, VA

May 13 to 14, 2019
Marion, VA

May 15 to 17, 2019
Marion, VA

May 22 to 23, 2019
Virginia Beach, VA 8003 Forbes Place Suite 310 Springfield, VA 22151 703.923.0010

Full Life Ahead

Thursday, April 25, 2019 

 6:30—8:00 p.m. @ Caroline High School

 When a child has a disability,      planning for life after high school can be challenging. Are you concerned about your child’s future?                       

“Full Life Ahead” guide was created to offer you the tools and information your student will need to make sure they’re on the right track toward a full life!                                           

Join us and receive a free guide  valued at $25. 

For more information or to register contact the Parent Teacher Resource

Center at 804-633-7083 or


Caroline High School

19155 Rogers Clark Blvd.

MIlford, VA 22514

16261 Richmond Turnpike

Bowling Green, VA 22427

Parent Child Advocate Program Calendar

Advocacy, counseling, resources, and free sign language
training for hearing parents/caregivers of children with
hearing loss.

Parent Child Advocate Program

Mark Your Calendar Now for the Following PCA Dates:

                     January 19, 2019           10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

                      February 16, 2019       10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

                      March 16, 2019            10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

                      April 20, 2019              10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

                      May 18, 2019               10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

                      July 20, 2019                10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

August 17, 2019 (Fun Day at Roslyn Conference Center) 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

January – July events will be held at Glen Allen Church of Christ, 11064 Staples Mill Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060.   Our August event is our Fun Day at the Roslyn Conference Center.   Pre-registration required for each event.

The Parent Child Advocate (PCA) Program provides free sign language training to hearing parents of children with hearing loss, and advocates of those children.  PCA also assist with providing counseling services, as well as coordinating access to available resources. Join us for learning and fun activities for the whole family, along with opportunities to make new friends! 

For more information about the Parent Child Advocate Program contact Emmett L. Jones, Ph.D. at Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community Counseling Services, 1503 Santa Rosa Road, Suite 211, Richmond, VA 23229.

Phone:  (804) 282-1943 (Voice) or (804) 282-1944 TTY

Email Address:

Sponsored by a grant from the Medarva Foundation Fund

Thank you for your service

Please join us as we recognize our school social workers, Valeta Dixon and Margarete Jeffer, during School Social Worker Recognition Week.  Our school social workers provide immense supports to our students and their families.  Thank you for your generous talents and efforts.

Sensory Friendly Movies

Lights are Up, Sound is Down, and You are Totally Free to Move Around!

Is it too dark for you or your child? Is it hard to remain seated for a long time? Is the sound too loud at the movie theaters? Paragon Theaters Sensory Friendly Program provides a sensory friendly environment for individuals with autism spectrum disorder or anyone for whom the environment is suitable and their families to view new release films in theatres across the country. These screenings are presented in a lights up, sound down environment.

See the following for upcoming Sensory Friendly showings. Wonder Park Dream Bigger on March 16th and Disney’s Dumbo on March 30th. Tickets are available at

Paramount Animation’s Wonder Park
Disney's Dumbo
Disney’s Dumbo