SPEAK (Sessions Promoting Education, Advocacy and Knowledge) is a monthly educational program for parents, community members, educators and professionals.  This free, collaborative speaker series provides relevant and accurate information to parents and families with a Down Syndrome diagnosis.  Topics include health and wellness, local resources, educational and social support, and personal care.

SPEAK sessions are held monthly September through May.  Recorded sessions include:

Tarrant County College Post-Secondary Education Programs

ABLE accounts with Mark Stratton

Successful ARD Prep with Anne Henshaw

At Home Therapy with Cutting Edge Pediatric Therapy

Special Olympics Texas

Educational Rights During a Pandemic with Dr. Marilyn Tolbert

Upcoming Virtual SPEAK Sessions:

Wednesday, September 16th at 6:30PM

Mingus Job Academy - come find out all of the opportunities for job training at the newly opened Mingus Job Academy.

Thursday, September 17th at 6:30PM

Damos la bienvenida a Monica Santiago, defensora de proyectos especiales de Disability Rights Texas para brindar información sobre apoyo, opciones y consideraciones para cuando su hijo regrese a la escuela.

You must RSVP to receive the link to join at SPEAK.

P.O. Box 766

Fort Worth, Texas 76101