Friday, June 23, 2017
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Idaho Parents Unlimited supports, empowers, educates and advocates to enhance the quality of life for Idahoans with disabilities and their families

IPUL'S Pop-Up Conference is in:

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    Kids attending an art class at IPUL
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    Soundsticks created by kids at an IPUL class
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    Little girl smelling a flower
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    A student and a teacher
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    A girl shows off her creation
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    Two girls in front of an IPUL display at the Spina Bifida event
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    A boy with a magnifying glass 

What is Idaho Parents Unlimited?

Founded in 1985, Idaho Parents Unlimited, Inc. (IPUL) is a statewide organization which houses the Idaho Parent Training and Information Center, the Family to Family Health Information Center, Idaho Family Voices, the Creative Access Art Center, and VSA Idaho, the State Organization on Arts and Disability.   For more information Click here

CID is looking for feedback regarding Veyo

The Consortium for Idahoans with Disabilities is collecting information regarding issues that people with disabilities (and/or parents of children with disabilities) may be experiencing with non-emergency medical transportation being provided by the new managed care organization Veyo.

CID is sharing these concerns with the Department of Health and Welfare, legislators, and Veyo in an effort to determine what problems may exist and how to provide immediate solutions. 

 IPULians on the road:

The Idaho Parents Unlimited staff will be offsite at the Regional Parent Training Assistance conference.  We will be out of our office and unavailable by phone until Thursday, June 29th.  


A Work of Art - Pre Employment Skills Development  (Summer 2017) 

This year IPUL is happy to bring back our 'A Work Of Art' program.  Students who attend will be creating an original piece of art under the guidance of a professional teaching artist, learning important work skills such as collaboration, communication, creativity, critical thinking, and learn problem-solving skills.
This summer's program will be held July 11-13 and 18-20th at IPUL's Boise location.  
A Work of Art poster
Register to attend by clicking the poster above, the link in the menu in the upper left corner, or click right here.

Can you help with a survey? 

The Parent Network is excited to help Idaho parents navigate the new services and supports for children with Serious Emotional Disturbances (SED) that are coming to the State of Idaho.
As part of our efforts to help the State understand current conditions and the needs of our families, we have put together a survey.
If your child has a mental illness, please take a moment to click on this link and take the survey and then share with your friends. Together our voices are strong!
image of the 2017 May newsletter