Family Resources

2018 Circles of Life Conference

REGISTRATION is now open!The Circles of Life Conference is Wisconsin’s premier conference for families who have children with disabilities and professionals who support them. Connect with other families, learn from 30 break-out sessions, be inspired by our keynote (Ex Fabula) and leave renewed, educated and energized to care for your children and partner with providers!
May 3 - 4, 2018 at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel, Appleton
See the Conference Brochure for a listing of all sessions and events!

  • Bring the whole family and enjoy Family Fun Night!
  • Youth with special needs can participate in “Gathering of Youth”
  • Siblings (ages 8 – 17) can participate in “Sibshop”

Need Help Attending? Scholarships are available to pay for registration and hotel rooms!  Contact
Registration Questions? Call 715-346-3838
Deadline for Registration: April 13 – No Walk In Registrations
For Parents of Children Ages
2 Months to 5 Years
Milestone Tracker Mobile App
Free Download from

Tips to help your child learn and grow
A place to track milestones and recognize delays
A way to share information with healthcare providers
Learn the Signs. Act Early.

Need help understanding the IEP 5 Step Process?
Click here for a great video!

The APRIL issue of the Family Engagement Newsletter (linked above) outlines Step 4 of the Five Step College and Career (CCR) IEP Process in more detail.

If you have an article, event or resource that you would like to submit for consideration to the Family Engagement Newsletter, 
click on this link for a submittal form and send to
Do you have questions or concerns regarding your child with a disability and don't know where to turn?

 Feel free to contact  the
Elkhorn Area School District

Special Education

District Family Engagement Liaison
Contact Information:
Noelle Hamilton