Informed Education Partners- IEP Support Group

This monthly workshop provides information and strategies to assist in becoming stronger advocates for the Individualized Education Plan meeting with your school district.

The group meets 1st Thursday of each month from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm.

Call to RSVP, (310) 258-4063.

A.F.E- (Alizanza de las Familias Especiales) Spanish-Speaking Support Group

This educational support group offers various speakers from the community to inform Spanish speaking families of infants, toddlers and children who have special needs. Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. Call (310) 695-6941 for more information.

Westside TIGERs- Spanish-Speaking Support Group, Workshop and IEP Clinic (Sept-Jun)

Spanish-speaking parents helping parents to effectively advocate for the rights of their children who receive special education services through the school district.

Contact:  For information please call Elena Bustamante: Tel. 310-671-9432    E-mail: elenabustamante29@yahool.com

Siempre Amigas Spanish-Speaking Support Group

This group offers support for Spanish speaking parents of infants, toddlers and children who have special needs. The group meets on the 3rd Monday of each month from 10:30 am – 1:00 pm. Call to RSVP, (310) 258-4063.

Ethiopian Support Group for Children who Have Special Needs

 This support group meets on the 3rd Friday of each month from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm.

Call, (310) 258-4063 to RSVP for childcare. 

 

West L.A. CHADD

This is a support group for families of children, youth or adults who have ADD/ADHD. The group meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm (September – June, excluding December).

Call for more info, (310) 836-7953.

 

Los Angeles Asperger’s Syndrome

This group is for Parents of children diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome. It meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm off-site.

Call for more info, (310) 636-0101.

In Home Support Services Workshop

Spanish meeting – 1st Tuesday of each month

English meeting – 2nd Tuesday of each month

10:00 am – 12:00 pm (Beginner)

12:30 pm – 2:30 pm (Advanced)

This workshop is to help families who are initially applying or working with the In-Home Support Services (IHSS) program.

You MUST RSVP for this course, No drop ins or late admittance will be allowed. NO EXCEPTIONS.

Call (310) 258-4063 to RSVP. Space is limited.

Sibshops – Sibling Support Group

This is a support program for siblings of children who have special needs. The group is available to siblings, ages 10 – 15, of Westside Regional Center clients .

Sessions are held one Saturday per month, October – July.

Please call (310) 258-4063  for more information or to register. Space is limited.

Westside Tigers (Spanish)

This group hosts workshops on Special Education advocacy for Spanish speaking parents of infants, toddlers and school age children who have special needs. The group meets on the 3rd Friday of each month from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. Call Elena for more information at (310) 671-9432.