Autistic Self Advocacy Network: A non-profit organization dedicated to teaching people on the spectrum how to advocate for themselves.
COPAA: Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates. A national organization comprised of the leading minds in special education law. Join as a parent and receive access to invaluable resources, literature, and connections.
Gigi’s Playhouse: A New York- based organization dedicated to increasing positive awareness of Down syndrome through national campaigns and educational programs, and by empowering individuals with Down syndrome, their families and the community.
H. Jeffrey Marcus, P.C: The firm’s blog highlights new cases and legislative developments regarding special education law.
PULSES: Parents United Learning the Special Education System. An organization devoted to sharing information and resources related to special education to parents of children with special needs.
School Choice International: Educational consultants work with families around the world to find “the right” school for their children.
State Review Office: Information on how to appeal an adverse impartial hearing decision, the regulations governing appeals, and state review office decisions.
WeeZee: A cutting edge health club for children and their families focused on techniques of sensory integration.
Wrightslaw: Great resource for parents just starting to navigate this process. Easy to understand explanations of your child’s rights and tips for advocating on your own.