Families Together Workshops

Families Together is Kansas’ federally designated Parent Training & Information Center (PTI) and Family-to-Family Health Information Center (F2F). We provide support for families and their children who have disabilities, and/or special health care needs.


Workshops include:

  • Families Together Inc. presentation
  • Special Education: Parents’ Rights & Responsibilities
  • Families are Important! Part C Infant-Toddler Services
  • Step Ahead at Age 3: Transition to Preschool
  • IEP Development
  • Building the Dream: Planning for the Transition from School to Adult Life
  • Bullying
  • Stress Management
  • Learning with a Difference
  • Strategies to Prevent & De-escalate Challenging Behaviors
  • and more…

Education Advocate

Family Employment Awareness Trainings (FEAT)

  • Hays – Part 1 – Oct. 19, 2019 & Part 2 – Oct. 25, 2019
  • Wichita – Part 1 – Feb. 29, 2020 & Part 2 – March 9, 2020

Parent Leadership Conference

  • Topeka– Nov. 15-16, 2019 (Save the date)

Family Enrichment Weekends 

Team Empowerment Conferences – A Team Empowerment Conference (TEC) are topic-specific mini-conferences for parents/caregivers and professionals.

Special Request Workshops Families Together’s workshops are offered to parents, education advocates general educators, special educators, para-professionals, administrators, service providers, and other individuals who care for and about children/youth who have disabilities. Please contact the center near you to schedule a workshop.


For a complete list and more information check out our workshop brochure.