This practical workshop will focus on the power of creating valued roles and relationships for children with diverse needs while at school aged programs. Those attending will leave with a better understanding of how to support children to build up independence and skills, while helping them to build relationships with their peers. |
* The power of attitudes and language
* How do we start to help the children we support connect to
* How do we build up independence and try to get out of the
* How can we support children with disabilities to build up
contribution and self-esteem?
* What are specific community building techniques we can
Cara Milne is the owner of M-Powered Planning Ltd, an award winning business that has been promoting positive and valuable roles for people who are vulnerable for over 15 years. Cara provides training and consulting that is innovative and practical for both agencies and families. Cara's book and training seminars encourage staff and families to see the strengths of their existing services, and simple strategies that create positive changes in the lives of children and adults with developmental disabilities. Cara's positive and energetic approach supports both common sense and sustainable change. Cara is the proud author of the book Building Community; Practical ways to build inclusive communities for people who are vulnerable.
E.L.C.C & Community Development Education Centre (View)
127 6227 2nd Street SE
Calgary, AB T2H1J5
|Minimum Age: 16|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|