RIPIN 2017

RIPIN’s 8th Annual Transition 101 Parent Conference

Friday, December 1, 2017 from 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Radisson Providence Airport Hotel, 2081 Post Rd, ,
Warwick, RI 02886

Introduction and Overview of the Transition Process

This parent conference is an introduction to the transition process in Rhode Island schools for families of students with disabilities ages 14-21 who are entering or involved in transition. This all-day event has more than a dozen exhibits and numerous workshops to choose from.

Learn more here.

The Transition 101 Parent Conference is an event not to be missed!

New this year- Pre-registration of sessions!

Self-Directed Supports User Groups
Sherlock center

Keep up-to-date with events for the Self-Directed Supports Network hosted by the Sherlock Center here.

August 8th DD Community Forum Information

Please click here for information from the meeting and here for the DD PowerPoint.

NAMI Family Support Groups
NAMI Groups

NAMI Family Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Most groups meet monthly for about 90 minutes. NAMI Support Groups leverage the collective knowledge and experience of all the participants. .

You don’t need to register to attend.

For more information about Family to Family groups in your area, please visit our Programs and Services page, call them at 401-331-3060 or email at

May 2th DD Community Forum Information

Please click here for some information from the meeting.