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KCSOS holding conference for parents of children with special needs

Created to educate, empower parents
Posted at 5:35 PM, Jan 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-26 13:05:23-05

A division of the Kern County Superintendent of Schools Office is hosting an all-day conference geared toward parents of children with special needs on Friday.

The second bi-annual conference titled, "Specially Yours" is created to educate and empower parents who are struggling to meet the needs of their children.

Some of the topics that will be covered are understanding and supporting your child's behavior, social skills programs for grade school through adult, parent-specific tips and siblings, peers and social support for kids on the spectrum.

The conference will be held on Jan. 26 at Hodel's Country Dining at 5917 Knudsen Drive.

Admission is $10 which includes a continental breakfast and lunch.