SEPTA Halloween Hijinks - check back for 2019 date

for an all hallowed dance party at Double Up Dance studios  Come in costume or just as yourself and get ready to chill with your friends and spook it up with wild and wacky dance moves, plus snacks, treats, drinks, music, and fun!  Siblings and peer friends are welcome…

Let’s Talk: Family Communication Workshop for Special Needs Families 

Thursdays 7:30-9:00 pm (Oct 17-Nov 21). Fairfield Ludlowe High School library. Registration required

Based on an award-winning curriculum focused on strengthening parent-child communication skills and family bonding, defining family responsibilities, and setting effective expectations and consequences on important issues, this workshop will be tailored to some of the unique challenges experienced by special needs families. 

This FREE, SEPTA-sponsored parent workshop is structured as a series of 90-minute sessions over 5 weeks and moderated by Inspire Inc. An important part of the Inspire Inc mission is to connect families and individuals with excellent resources that support mental and emotional wellness. Strong family communication and the ability to manage stress constructively within the family are key elements of this series. Log in to learn more and register at You must be a member to register for this event.


 Special Caregiver Course:  Who will benefit: Teachers, nannies, babysitters (ages 13+), parents, grandparents.  Course topics to include… Strategies for success: Working with children with Autism, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, and other diagnoses, Asking the right questions for effective caregiving, Recognizing and managing common behaviors, Communicating with speech-delayed children, The importance of PLAY: building positive relationships, sparking imagination, and developing life skills.  Value of $65 per seat. For details, check out the course flyer from our November meeting.  For more information, please call 203-384-8681 or email