Competence and Confidence Partners in Policymaking for Families of Children in Early Intervention (C2P2EI)

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C2P2 EI 2020 - 2021 Application Period Now Open

What is C2P2EI? C2P2EI is an innovative training program providing participants with up-to-date information, leadership development training, resources and skills. Participants learn about the local, state and national issues that affect children with disabilities.

Please Note: Virtual and in-person sessions are planned. Alternative options and participant supports will be available if COVID restrictions occur.

Virtual Sessions October - February

  • Introduction: Week of October 5, 2020
    90 minute virtual introduction to C2P2 EI. Time and date to be determined by participants
  • Session 1, Part 1
    Saturday, October 10, 2020
    9 AM - 2:45 PM
  • Session 1, Part 2
    Saturday, November 7, 2020
    9 AM - 2:45 PM
  • Session 2, Part 1
    Saturday, January 9, 2021
    9 AM - 2:45 PM
  • Session 2, Part 2
    Saturday, February 6, 2021
    9 AM - 2:45 PM

In-Person Sessions March - April

  • Session 3, Day 1
    Friday, March 5, 2021
    1 PM - 8 PM
  • Session 3, Day 2
    Saturday, March 6, 2021
    8:30 AM - 3 PM
  • Session 4, Day 1
    Friday, April 9, 2021
    1 PM - 8 PM
  • Session 4, Day 2
    Saturday, April 10, 2021
    8:30 AM - 3 PM

In-Person Location:
Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel
4650 Lindle Road
Harrisburg, PA 17111
717-564-5511

  • Travel and childcare expenses reimbursed
  • Meals included
  • Overnight lodging for those traveling 40+ miles

Virtual Sessions:

  • Supports to participate virtually will be provided to participants
  • Childcare expenses reimbursed
  • Virtual sessions will be live sessions

Application period ends September 18, 2020. All applicants will be notified the week of September 25.

Apply for C2P2 EI

Get the training and support you need at C2P2 EI 2020-2021

  • Identify best practice supports in early intervention.
  • Connect with community resources.
  • Navigate the Pennsylvania Early Intervention System.

Applicants should be Pennsylvania family members who:

  • Have a child—infant to school age­—who receives Early Intervention services.
  • Desire to advocate for themselves and others by building leadership skills.
  • Are willing to commit to ALL trainings, in-person and virtual.

Funded by: Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL), Pennsylvania Department of Education and Pennsylvania Department of Human Services.

For more information, please contact

Cathy Roccia-Meier, Institute on Disabilities Family Education Coordinator
cathyRM@temple.edu
Voice: 215-204-1772

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