Honest and heartfelt interview with an amazing Dadvocate Michael Collins (Full video)

Ginger Manly from FND POPIN talks to Michael Collins from Empowerment Parent Resource Center about his 43 year old special needs son advocating as husband, father and pastor.

There are many great resources available, here are some that we touched on during the interview.

– Family Network on Disabilities (FND) – https://fndusa.org/, serves the Florida Panhandle area

– Empowerment Parent Resource Center (EPRC) – https://www.eprcnwfl.com/, serves Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa, Walton counties for free.

– Child Find- https://www.fdlrs.org/child-find

– FDLRS- https://www.fdlrs.org/

For more info visit www.eprcnwfl.com

Steps for Success: Making IEP Meetings Work

Do you often leave your child’s IEP meeting feeling as if your concerns were not heard or addressed and that nothing has changed? You may be missing one of the steps covered in this training. Learn how you can avoid some of the most common hurdles and how to have more productive IEP meetings and better outcomes for your child. Prepared by Leslie Junkin from Mississippi Parent Training and Information Center and presented by Destry Lebrun


Destry LeBrun interviews Resource Specialist Stacey Paden

Destry LeBrun interviews Empowerment Parent Resource Center’s Resource Specialist Stacey Paden