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#C2P2EI Leadership Training for Families

  • Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel 4650 Lindle Road Harrisburg, PA, 17111 United States (map)

Join Temple University in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania for a four-part leadership development training for families of children who receive Infant-Toddler Early Intervention or Pre-School Early Intervention Services.


Competence and Confidence in Policymaking for Families of Children in Early Intervention (C2P2EI) program is designed for families whose children receive early intervention (EI) services. C2P2EI will take place over four, two-day sessions on Fridays (1:00 - 8:00 p.m.) and Saturdays (8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.) at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel:

  • October 11 & 12, 2019

  • December 6 & 7, 2019

  • March 6 & 7, 2020

  • April 3 & 4, 2020

C2P2EI provides participants with: up-to-date information; leadership development training; resources; and skills. Participants will learn also about the local, state, and national issues that affect children with disabilities. Registration closes September 20, 2019.

Benefits of Program

  • Identify best practice supports in early intervention.

  • Connect with community resources.

  • Navigate the Pennsylvania Early Intervention System.

  • Travel/childcare cost reimbursements apply if eligible.

Who Should Apply

Family members and caregivers from Pennsylvania should apply who:

  • have an infant, toddler, or pre-k student who receives early intervention services;

  • desire to learn leadership skills to advocate for themself and others and

  • are willing to commit to attend all trainings.

For more information contact:

Cathy Roccia-Meier, Institute on Disabilities Family Education Coordinator


Voice: 215.204.1772

TTY: 215.204.1805

Register for C2P2EI by September 20 online.