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Rebecca - You will be missed.
2016 UPC Summer Activities List!
IEP Questions? We can help!
IEP vs Section 504 Plans:  Which is Right for My Child?
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Rebecca - You will be missed.

The Utah Parent Center would like to express our deepest gratitude to our colleague, Rebecca Turley, for the amazing work she accomplished during her life. Rebecca's example in her dedication and passion for helping families and youth with disabilities will truly be missed, and never forgotten. Her exceptional spirit has touched so many lives and we are honored that she allowed the Center to be a part of her life.

2016 UPC Summer Activities List!

Are you unsure of how to keep your child with disabilities busy during the summer months? Check out the Utah Parent Center list of summer activities ideas, and find your child something to do! Adult resources included too!

IEP Questions? We can help!

Have you been told your child has qualified for an IEP and you have no idea what that is or even means? At the Utah Parent Center our Parent Consultants can help you answer this and other questions. Start with learning the basics and click the button below to get connected to our IEP 101 page!

IEP vs Section 504 Plans: Which is Right for My Child?

If you were unable to attend the live webinar, you may now view the recorded webinar and download the accompanying handouts here!

About the UPC

The mission of the Utah Parent Center (UPC or Center) is to help parents help their children, youth and young adults with all disabilities to live included, productive lives as members of the community.We accomplish our mission by providing accurate information, empathetic peer support, valuable training and effective advocacy based on the concept of parents helping parents.View story to watch a short video about the Utah Parent Center and the resources available.

Upcoming UPC Events

The Utah Parent Center provides training to families with children with disabilities and special health care needs. For a list of upcoming events and trainings please read more.

My Utah Parent Center Story

If you have had your life touched by the Utah Parent Center please share your story with us. The Center is celebrating its 30th year and we need your stories! The “My Story” section of the website is dedicated exclusively to the personal stories of the families and individuals we help. If you would like your personal story posted on the Center’s website please email mystory@utahparentcenter.org.

E-Connections

The Utah Parent Center publishes a twice monthly electronic newsletter that provides topical information, resources and upcoming events. See the latest edition by clicking read story.

Online Training

The Utah Parent Center has created several training modules, webinars and podcasts that can be accessed through the website. Click here to see what is available or click on the Videos, Webinars & Podcast button on the home page.

District Parent Consultants

What is a District Parent Consultant? The Utah Parent Center has Parent Consultants that work specifically with parents of children and youth with disabilities in five school districts along the Wasatch Front – Alpine, Canyons, Davis, Granite and Salt Lake City...

Thank You!

Thank you for choosing the Utah Parent Center during the Love Utah Give Utah event! Each donation helps the Utah Parent Center continue its mission and goal of serving parents and families of children, youth and young adults with disabilities throughout Utah!

Our Listserv

Sign up for our electronic listserv today!The Utah Parent Center must rely on electronic dissemination of information due to increasing costs of printing and mailing materials. Many of our publications are primarily available through electronic means. Sign up today so you won’t miss out on information and resources, current events and much more!

Site Feedback

Do you like our new site? Do you have suggestions? Want to see something different? Provide your feedback!

Support the UPC Today!

What if you could help shape the future of the Utah Parent Center in a single day? Today on Thursday, March 31, 2016, Love Utah Give Utah raises money Statewide for nonprofits like the UPC. Help us reach more Utah families and kids with disabilities! Please schedule your donation now!

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Parents as Partners in the IEP Process - Sandy

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Start Date: Oct 12, 2016 End Date: Oct 12, 2016
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