Studies Summer Enrichment Academy

June 3 - July 27

Mark your calendars for the Institute for Disability Studies Summer Enrichment Academy! In-person options in Hattiesburg and Long Beach. There will also be a virtual option. This year's theme is Star Wars: "Be the force in your career! May your skills be with you!"

Let’s Get Ready for Your Adventure Community Health Fair

Join Grace Christian Counseling Center for an enlightening afternoon at the Warren County—Vicksburg Public Library. This is a wonderful opportunity to engage in demonstrations, participate in panel discussions, and win door prizes. There will also be various valuable resources.

The Special Guest for the day is MOVE to LEARN’s Coach Calhoun. 

Community Health Fair

The City of Hattiesburg Community Development Division and the South Mississippi Housing Authority is hosting a Community Health Fair.

Parent Resource Fair

This event will equip parents with the resources to successfully support their children during the 2024-2025 school year.

FREE to register. Deadline: July 25, 2024

Join us for onsite demonstrations showcasing our programs! Plus, Live Music, Food, and Door Prizes.

Juvenile Justice Town Hall Series: Community – Led Juvenile Justice Convening

The Hinds County Children’s Coalition, in collaboration with The Honorable Carlyn Hicks, Hinds County Youth Court Judge, invites you to be part of the Juvenile Justice Town Hall Series.

 This is a unique opportunity for the community to engage in meaningful dialogue about juvenile justice.

School Supply Giveaway Don’t miss out on our special school supply giveaway, which is perfect for gearing up for the new school year!

 Enjoy refreshments as you participate in this important event.

We welcome everyone to join this public event and contribute to the conversation.

Special Education Law Conference & CLE

The 2024 Special Education Law Conference & CLE  will focus on dispute resolution in special education and will include recent rulings and decisions under both IDEA and Section 504, ethics, and a panel discussion.

Community Outreach and Engagement Training

Families as Allies is training interested parents & caregivers to help with outreach in communities across MS. Trainings focus on outreach at conferences & events, presenting to community groups about FAA, & supporting families with school & other types of meetings within communities.

Our 3rd training will focus on how to support parents or caregivers at school meetings & other meeting types in communities & is scheduled for 8/3 from 9-12pm at FAA. We will pay training stipends to parents & caregivers who attend. Please register at this link.Questions, please contact Jackie Taylor at 601-519-4161.