Schreiber Pediatric Parent Support Group Hosts Special Needs Trusts Seminar

(Lancaster, PA) – Attorney Lucy Dowd of Appel & Yost, LLP will be presenting a Special Needs Trusts seminar on Thursday, February 11 at 6:30 p.m. at Schreiber Pediatric Rehab Center. Dowd will be discussing the purpose and funding of Special Needs Trusts as well as how they are administered.

This evening is part of Schreiber Pediatric’s Spring 2010 Parent Support Group Programming scheduled the second Thursday of each month now through May 13. The Group offers parents a chance to connect and network with one another, hear speakers from various community agencies, find support and learn new ways to cope with everyday challenges of raising a child with special needs. Interested parties can reserve a space for the Special Needs Trusts Seminar, and upcoming Parent Support Group workshops, by contacting Lori Shoemaker at 393-0425, ext. 136. Childcare is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Schreiber Pediatric Rehab Center is a nationally recognized not-for-profit organization that provides physical, occupational and speech-language therapy, as well as educational and recreational programs for nearly 4,000 children in Lancaster County living with congenital and acquired disabilities and developmental delays. Our goal-oriented approach maximizes each child’s ability to function as independently as possible within the community. For more information, visit