The education system can be challenging for the parent of a child with special healthcare needs. Negotiating the maze of special education supports and knowing how, why and when to advocate for an IEP, a 504 plan or behavior plan requires that you become familiar with special education laws and your child's rights.
For school age children, we’ll help you with resources for:
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
Individualized Education Program (IEP)
Section 504, Rehabilitation Act of 1973
IEP vs. 504 Decision Outline
Other Education Legislation
Glossary of Special Education and Legal Terms
School Health Plan
Behavior Intervention Plan (BIP)
Other Education Options (Private Schools, Charter Schools, Community Schools, Scholarships & Homeschooling)
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