Resources and Links

Resources


Links

North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

School Systems in the Clinic’s Service Area

Support & Information for Parents and Advocates

Advocacy Organizations

  • The Center for Law and Education: A national organization working to bring about change in order to improve the education of low-income students. http://www.cleweb.org/
  • Council of Parent Advocates and Attorneys: A national organization that promotes collaboration between parents and educators with the goal of improving education for children with disabilities.
    http://www.copaa.net
  • Disability Rights North Carolina: A private, nonprofit organization offering legal representation to persons with disabilities in North Carolina.
    http://www.disabilityrightsnc.org/
  • Health and Disability Advocates: A national organization providing a range of services to promote access to health care and income security for persons with disabilities and persons of low income. The HDA website has a Materials Library with many useful documents, particularly for SSI advocates. http://www.hdadvocates.org/library/index.asp

Laws Affecting Children with Disabilities