Changes Coming to Special Needs Programs

MEDFORD, Ore. – Changes are coming in the next school year for students with special needs and their families. Several local school districts will now begin offering special education services on their own, and cutting back on services provided by the Southern Oregon Education Service District. SOESD staffs the STEPS program for students with developmental … Continue reading »

Families Get Disability Training

MEDFORD, Ore. — Local families gathered at the Swindells Resource Center to receive free training. The event was designed for families with special needs children. The training, put on by Family and Community Together, Oregon’s Parent Training and Information Center (FACT Oregon) was called, “Understanding the IEP: Development, Process and Your Critically Important Role on … Continue reading »