The purpose of SPaN is to develop and promote
a functioning and supportive network of child advocates who work with families of children and young adults with disabilities.
The organization provides continuing education opportunities and professional information to our members and community at
Membership entitles you to attend SPaN's Professional Development programs and events for a reduced fee, access the
Members Only page and additional mailings and resources. For an additional fee, you can be listed in our Professional
Directory on the web site and in hard copy. Deadline for initial listing is August 1, for 12
months. Listings received thereafter will be updated monthly at the same rate. If you preferr to mail in your membership application with a check, click on the
link below to print out a paper copy.
SPaN is an independent non-profit
organization. The financial needs are primarily met through membership and training sessions. The volunteer efforts of the
members have provided the leadership, direction, and support that have sustained this organization for 20 years. Please consider
how you may support, contribute, and volunteer to continue the SPaN mission to promote and protect the rights of children
and young adults with disabilities. The diverse professional expertise and talents of SPaN membership is recognized and often
Immediate membership benefits include:
• Reduced fees for attendance
at SPaN Professional Development workshops
• Opportunities to meet and network with other Advocates and Professionals
• Access to the Members Only section of the website
• Professional Directory Listing
• A wide variety of resources and opportunities
membership year runs from August 1 to July 31 annually.
- Individual Membership
- Individual Membership with Professional Directory Listing $125.00
- Group Membership (2-3 Individuals)
- Group Membership with
Professional Directory Listing $200.00 This includes 2 -3 individual directory
- Agency (4-6 individuals) Membership
- Agency (4-6) with Professional
Directory Listing $325.00 This includes one (1) Agency listing.
Click here to download Membership Application
Become involved... Volunteer... Contribute... OUR STRENGTH IS IN OUR MEMBERSHIP