Resources

Illinois State Board of Education:  Parents of Students with Disabilities:
http://www.isbe.net/spec-ed/html/parents.htm


National Association of Parents with Children in Special Education:
http://www.napcse.org/about.php


U.S. Department of Education Parent Resources:
http://www2.ed.gov/parents/landing.jhtml


Center for Parent Information and Resources: 
http://www.parentcenterhub.org/


National PTA:  Special Education Toolkit: 
http://www.pta.org/parents/content.cfm?ItemNumber=3713


Easter Seals Joliet Region: 
http://www.easterseals.com/joliet/


Autism Home Support Services: 
http://autismhomesupport.com/


Lily Cache Special Recreation Association: 
http://www.bolingbrookparks.org/en/facilities/lcsra/


Illinois STARNET Support and Technical Assistance:  Provides free training and materials about young children ages 3 to 8 with disabilities. Includes free workshops to teachers, parents and other professionals who work with children with special needs:
http://www.bolingbrookparks.org/en/facilities/lcsra/


American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities:
http://www.aamr.org/


The National Resource on ADHD:
http://www.chadd.org/


PACER Center Champions for Children with Disabilities:
http://www.pacer.org/