Parent Training & Information Center


Upcoming FREE Workshops for Parents and Professionals
(please see our event calendar)

Our Fall Workshop line up has been created. View our upcoming workshops at the link below. All workshops are free. Childcare is not provided. Please RSVP at or call 559-229-2000.


2018 FALLTrainings at a glance
2018 FALLSPANISHTrainings at a glance

Where We Serve

  • Stanislaus
  • Merced
  • Mariposa
  • Madera
  • Kings
  • Tulare
  • Kern
  • San Luis Obispo
  • Santa Barbara
  • Mono
  • Inyo
  • San Bernardino
  • and Fresno Counties

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Connect With Our Staff

We would be honored to work with you to gain the resources you need to help your family member living with a disability.  You may call us toll-free at (844) 445-0305.

Parent Training

FREE workshops and trainings are offered by our training staff both at EPU Children’s Center and in the community.
A Guide to the IFSP & Early Intervention Process
Understand the Individualized Family Service Plan, an early childhood plan for children birth-3 years old
A Guide to IEPs and the Special Education Process
Understanding the various parts of an IEP and how the special education process works under Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
Section 504: Removing Barriers and Creating Access to Education
Learn how a 504 plan can help a student receive accommodations that will support academic success
Help, My Kid is Growing Up, Now What?
Future Planning for Families of High School Age Youth
Learn about the addition of post-high school goals to an IEP, what happens at the age of majority,
and the importance of self-advocacy
My Child is in Trouble, Again?!? Helping Students on IEPs with Difficult Behavior
Understanding the educational rights of children with behavioral needs
Organizing Your Documents
Learn how to organize your educational documents to allow you to fully participate in your child’s educational planning meetings

The contents of this resource were developed under a grant from the U.S. Department of Education, #H328M150020. However, those contents do not necessarily represent the policy of the U.S. Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.