Special Education

This video describes the rights of students under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. These are federal laws, so the information is true for every state.
If your child is having trouble learning, he or she may be eligible for help through special education services.
Children with disabilities have special needs. Special education is free and must be provided by your child’s school.
These videos describe your child's rights under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. These are federal laws, so the information is true for every state.
There are a lot of students who feel frustrated in school. If you have tried but you’re still not learning, you might need special education services. Special education means an education plan written just for you so that you can learn.
Is your child having trouble learning at school? Does he need special ed? Read this to learn about: PPTs; IEPs; How to ask the school to test or evaluate your child; What you can do if you disagree with the school, and more.
College students with disabilities have the same rights to access college programs as students without disabilities. However, unlike high school students, college students must find and ask for their own accommodations. Read this to learn other differences and tips to get the help you need.
2-1-1 is a free service that can help you with many different kinds of problems, including substance abuse, domestic violence, suicide prevention, financial problems, and more. It is available 24 hours a day and 365 days per year.
This document provides information for parents, guardians and other family members about laws, regulations, and policies affecting special education programs and services. These protections, rights and opportunities will best help students...
Mission is to promote and protect the legal rights and interests of poor children who are dependent upon the judicial, child welfare, health and mental health, education, and juvenile justice systems for their care.
The CT Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities is the lead state agency on eliminating discrimination through civil and human rights enforcement.File a Discrimination Complaint
Working together with families and communities to improve child safety, ensure that more children have permanent families, and advance the overall well-being of children is the central focus of the Department of Children and Families (DCF).
The administrative arm of the Connecticut State Board of Education.
To find a location, go to www.ctsummerfood.org, text "CTMeals" to 877-877, or dial 2-1-1.
The Appearance form tells the court that you plan to participate in the case and that you should get a notice whenever something happens in the case. This form is also used to tell the court when you have changed your address.Help text for...
This video describes the rights of students under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. These are federal laws, so the information is true for every state.Get a PDF of this video that you can print out and read.
These videos describe your child's rights under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. These are federal laws, so the information is true for every state.You will learn about:  - Setting up an Individualized...