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ALL students can reach their maximum potential!

That is the fundamental belief of the FAMILIES TO THE MAX: Pennsylvania Statewide Family Network (F2MAX). This dedicated group of families, professionals, and community members is leading change in our homes, schools, and communities. By building awareness, empowering families, presuming competence, and fostering high expectations of students with disabilities, the Network is leading change in Pennsylvania.

Come join us!


          Mission: Leading Change for children with diverse needs by maximizing opportunities in home, classroom, and Community. Vision: Empowering students, families and communities to believe that all Children can reach their maximum potential.                                                

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Upcoming Family Events

Become a leader for child's tomorrow

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            APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 8, 2021

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Conference Title



National Autism Conference

August 2-5, 2021 


The Virtual 2021 PA Community of Practice Transition Conference           

August 11-12, 2021 


HELIX: High Expectations for Low Incidence Disabilities   

November 8-10, 2021

Hybrid: In Person at The Penn Stater AND Virtual                     .                                                         

MTSS Conference and PA PBS Implementers' Forum

November 10-11, 2021


Pennsylvania Department of Education Conference

March 2-4, 2022

Hybrid: In Person at Hershey Lodge AND Virtual  

For more family training networking opportunities, please visit PaTTAN's, PEAL's, and
HUNE's events and resources on the
Resources for Families page.

Want a training in your region? Contact us at f2max@pattan.net or call 1-800-441-3215, ext. 3262.