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STAR NET Region II has an evening workshop scheduled on November 29 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. titled “No I Won’t and You Can’t Make Me: Transforming Aggression into Healthy Self-Esteem” with Jill Molli. This evening workshop is being held in collaboration with Darien SD 61 and LADSE. We invite parents and family members to join us at this lively event sprinkled with humor and great parenting information.

You may register online and there is no cost to attend.

Registration is available at:

The Arc of Illinois provides funding opportunities to family members of people with disabilities to attend trainings or conferences. Learn more about this resource.