Community News

Updates on School-Community Supports and Partnerships

The Parent Network of WNY Offers Virtual Parent Support

The Parent Network of WNY supports families and professionals to empower individuals with disabilities to meet their full potential. They provide a variety of 1 to 1 and group supports and programs to families and caregivers, including:

The Family & Caregiver Niagara Autism Group - Next virtual event November 16th at 7:00pm

The Family & Caregiver Group for Parents of Children with Developmental Disabilities - Next virtual event November 17th at 5:30pm

Wellness Wednesday: What to do if your child is being bullied - Next virtual event November 18th at 6:30pm

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More Parent Network of WNY Events

Follow this link to the Events Calendar to access information on the many events available from the Parent Network of WNY.

Virtual Girl Scouting

Virtual scouting is here! Girls in Kindergarten through grade 5 can now sign up to be a part of a virtual Girl Scout troop. For more information, including how parents can sign their child up, open the file below.

Local Events and Organizations that Support Children and Families

Support for Families During Covid-19

Niagara Community Action Program

Support for families impacted by Covid-19.

Here are some items and assistance the Community Action Program can provide:

  • Thermometers
  • Personal protective equipment (i.e. face masks)
  • Cleaning/sanitizing supplies
  • Assistance with back rent/mortgage and utilities
  • Children's hair cuts
  • Food & nutrition

Those interested can call Kristen Burke from the Niagara Community Action Program at 433-6632 to set up an appointment . Appointments will be held at the Niagara Community Action Program 's 180 Washburn Street, Lockport location.

Grants and District/Community Programs

Pride in our Past...Faith in our Future

Holly Dickinson, Director