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The Kennedy Center regularly hosts free educational forums, and support group meetings for parents and caregivers. See the latest events below.  

Free Monthly Parent Information Workshops - Winter/Spring 2019

The Kennedy Center is hosting a series of free information workshops for parents/caregivers of children with special needs, focusing on a different topic each month. 

Held on Monday evenings once a month, each workshop will be presented by Deborah A. Carroll, Ph.D, a professor at SCSU. Meetings will be held at The Kennedy Center's 39 Lindeman Drive campus in Trumbull from 5:30-7 p.m.

Upcoming workshops:

Monday, Feb. 4: Advocacy (Snow date: March 18)

Monday, March 4: Working with the Community for Summer Programming (Snow Date March 18)

Monday, April 8: Transition 18 and Beyond

Monday, May 6: Special Education Law with Attorney Lawrence Berliner.

Pizza and light snacks will be served. An RSVP is appreciated and RSVP for childcare is required. Call 203-332-4535 ext. 293 or email

This series is presented by The Kennedy Center's Autism Project and open to all parents/caregivers of children with special needs. 

Parent Support Group 2019

This is an informal group for parents and caregivers of children with Autism and other special needs. Come for a night of sharing stories and supporting one another. The Parent Support Group meets monthly at 39 Lindeman Drive in Trumbull, Conn. Meetings are typically held on the first Wednesday of the month, from 6-8 p.m. CLICK FOR 2019 MEETING DATES.  

For more information, email or call 203-332-4535 ext. 293.