Our Seat at the Table Session 1 – A Parent Leadership Training by Family Connection

WORKSHOP TITLE:  Our Seat at the Table – A Parent Leadership Training – session 1

DATE: Thursday, December 2, 2021 and 9, 2021

SPEAKER: Sally Baker and Melissa Sanders

(Must attend both sessions to get a certificate of completion)

Schedule –

Session 1 – Thursday, December 2, 2021  10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST

Session 2 – Thursday, December 9, 2021  10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST

LOCATION:   Zoom Meeting

TIME: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm



APPROVED for 4 hours of FOSTER PARENT CREDIT – certificate provided upon completion

You can make an impact as an EQUAL member of any team / group. Learn how to use your voice and journey as a parent to make a difference and advocate for children. Our Parent Leadership Training is a 2 session, interactive, evidence-based curriculum for anyone who is currently serving, or wants to serve, on a decision-making group.  This can include parents, students, educators, administrators, and community members. 

Participants will:

  • Build an understanding about decision-making groups
  • Learn about the principles that guide shared decision-making and the processes groups use
  • Gain strategies to help you confidently and actively participate in a decision-making group
  • To increase the ability of families to advocate for the needs of children and youth with special health care needs, and to encourage more families to take on leadership roles.


Dec 02 2021


10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Comments are closed.