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Advocates for Children of New York (New York City)
Parent Training and Information Center (PTI)
Advocates for Children of New York (New York City) is one of 3 Parent Training and Information Centers (PTIs) serving New York City. The PTI provides provides training and assistance to families of children with disabilities. Funding for the Parent Training and Information Center (PTI) is through the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

151 W 30th Street
5th Floor
New York, New York 10001
(866) 427-6033
[email protected]
http://www.advocatesforchildren.org

Parent Network of Western New York
Parent Network of WNY is a Community Parent Resource Center (CPRC). CPRCs provide training and assistance to the families of children with disabilities. Funding for Community Parent Resource Centers is through the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).


http://www.parentnetworkwny.org/

Parent to Parent NY, Inc.
New York State Special Education Parent Centers

There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: Staten Island

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm


http://www.parenttoparentnys.org/Regional/statenisland.htm

Resources for Children with Special Needs, Inc.
Resources for Children with Special Needs is one of 3 Parent Training and Information Centers (PTIs) serving New York City. The PTI provides training and assistance to families of children with disabilities. Funding for the Parent Training and Information Center (PTI) is through the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).


http://www.resourcesnyc.org

Resources for Children with Special Needs, Inc. - Manhattan
New York State Special Education Parent Centers

There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and
appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: Manhattan

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm


http://www.resourcesnyc.org/content/manhattan

Resources for Children with Special Needs, Inc.- Bronx
New York State Special Education Parent Centers

There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and
individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and
appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: Bronx
http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm


http://www.resourcesnyc.org/content/bronx

Sinergia/Metropolitan Parent Center
The Metropolitan Parent Center is one of 3 Parent Training and Information Centers (PTIs) serving New York City. The PTI provides provides training and assistance to families of children with disabilities. Funding for the Parent Training and Information Center (PTI) is through the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).


http://www.sinergiany.org

Special Education Parent Center Brooklyn
New York State Special Education Parent Centers

There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: Brooklyn

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm


http://www.bcid.org

Special Education Parent Center Eastern Region
New York State Special Education Parent Centers

There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: Capital Region; Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery; Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex; Questar III


http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm


http://www.pncrny.org

Special Education Parent Center Hudson Valley
New York State Special Education Parent Centers
There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: Dutchess; Orange-Ulster; Putnam-Northern Westchester; Rockland; Southern Westchester; Sullivan; Ulster and Yonkers City School District

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm


http://www.hvsepc.org

Special Education Parent Center Long Island
There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: BOCES: Suffolk; Nassau

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm


http://www.liparentcenterliu.org

Special Education Parent Center Mid West
New York State Special Education Parent Centers

There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: Genesee Valley; Monroe 1; Monroe 2 -Orleans; Ontario-Seneca-Yates-Cayuga-Wayne; and Rochester City School District

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm


http://www.specialedparentcenter.org

Special Education Parent Center North Country
New York State Special Education Parent Centers

There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: Clinton-Essex-Warren-Washington; Franklin-Essex-Hamilton; St. Lawrence-Lewis; Jefferson-Lewis-Hamilton-Herkimer-Oneida

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm


http://nrcil.net/home

Special Education Parent Center Southern Tier
New York State Special Education Parent Centers
There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: Broome-Delaware Tioga; Delaware-Chenango-Madison-Otsego; Otsego-Northern Catskills; Greater Southern Tier 1


http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm


http://www.familyrn.org/

Special Education Parent Center Western Region
New York State Special Education Parent Centers

There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: Covers the following BOCES: Erie 1; Erie 2 (Chautauqua-Cattaraugus); Orleans-Niagara-Cattaraugus-Allegany; Buffalo School District


http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm

Parent Network of Western New York
1000 Main St
Buffalo 14202
(716) 332-4170
srb[email protected]
http://www.parentnetworkwny.org

Syracuse University Parent Advocacy Center (SUPAC)
New York State Special Education Parent Centers
There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: Herkimer-Fulton-Hamilton-Otsego; Madison-Oneida; Oneida-Herkimer-Madison; Oswego County; Onondaga-Cortland-Madison; Tompkins-Seneca-Tioga; Cayuga-Onondaga and Syracuse City School District

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm


http://www.supac.org

The Advocacy Center
The Advocacy Center is the Parent Training and Information Center (PTI) that serves New York State, except for the 5 boroughs of New York City. The PTI provides provide training and assistance to families of children with disabilities. Funding for the Parent Training and Information Center (PTI) is through the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).


http://www.advocacycenter.com

United We Stand (UWS)
United We Stand (UWS) is a Community Parent Resource Center (CPRC). CPRCs provide training and assistance to the families of children with disabilities. Funding for Community Parent Resource Centers is through the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).


http://www.uwsofny.org/

United We Stand of New York, LTD
New York State Special Education Parent Centers

There are 13 Special Education Parent Centers across New York State. These centers provide parents of children with disabilities with information, resources, and strategies to:
• promote meaningful parent involvement in their children's education programs;
• provide information regarding the special education process (referrals, individual evaluations and individualized education program development and transition planning);
• assist in understanding procedural due process rights, including the right to impartial hearings and appeals and the State complaint process.

Region Served: Queens
http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/techassist/parentcenters.htm


http://www.meetup.com/QueensSpecialEducationParentCenter/

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