Upcoming Events

Please mark you calendars and Plan to join us for the Following events!

3/21- World Down Syndrome Day celebration at The YOUTH MUSEUM of Southern West Virginia –
They have a WONDERFUL New Exhibit – “The Wizard of OZ”  we also have other fun planned, we hope you will join us!

4/2 – SPRING FLING WITH THE BUDDIES!  – From the wonderful CONCORD UNIVERSITY Friends and Family who brought you “Christmas with the Buddies” It is SPRING FLING with the Buddies!
RSVP NEEDED ASAP for Tye Dye Tshirts – Please include shirt sizes needed!
Games ,
An Easter Egg Hunt
Crafts and MORE!
Hot dogs on the Grill with all the fixin’s
More Details to come!!

4/23 Volleyball for Autism!  We are putting together a team!  Wanna play? Email us!

4/30 FREE IEP Workshop

IEP’s can be very confusing and overwhelming.  We are offering this free workshop that will hopefully clear the path for your child’s education. Bring your IEP’s and Questions!  This workshop is being offered at no cost. Donations are more than welcome.  Childcare will be provided.  Lunch will be available for $10.00 per person.

Schedule –
9AM – Registration/Check in
10AM Workshop Begins
12Noon – Break for lunch
12:45 – Question and answer period.
Presented by: Kelly Miller: Mother of two girls, Emily who is a Senior at Marshall, and Allison a Freshman at Lincoln County High School.  She been a Disability Advocate for over 16 years.  She does IEP and Advocacy trainings throughout the state  Employed by WVU Center for Excellence in Disability as the Senior Specialist for the Parent Network Project.  She is housed  within the DHHR and contracted by the Children with Special Health Care Needs Program, and the Fostering Healthy Kids Pilot Program.  She is also a ADA Trainer in the state of WV.  
She is also on the following boards and Councils: WV DD Council WV ,Advisory Council for the Education for Exceptional Children ,WV QIA Council, DSNWV ,Fairshake Network ,WV Bureau of Senior Services Direct Care Board ,Special Olympics.
ERMA BYRD EDUCATION CENTER is located at 300 University Dr, Beckley, WV 25801 Phone:(304) 255-5812

If you would like a registration form for this event – Email Down21wv@gmail.com



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