Parent, Training & Information Center Federation for Children with Special Needs

Parent, Training & Information Center Federation for Children with Special Needs

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Contact Information

Federation for Children with Special Needs
Contact: Ruth M Diaz, Project Director
Email Address: rdiaz@fcsn.org
Phone: 617-236-7210
Alternate Phone: 800-331-0688
Fax: 617-241-0330

The Schrafft Center, 529 Main Street, Suite 1M3 Boston, MA 02129
Area Served: Boston

Map Location Parent, Training & Information Center

Narrative

Provides information, trainings & referrals to parents & professionals on special education laws, procedures, and related issues. Components include information, referral, and technical assistance by telephone, two-hour workshops offered statewide on Basic Rights under special education laws, IEP, Suspension & Discipline, Turning Three Essentials, Intro to Transition Planning, Creating a Post-Secondary Vision, Effective Communication, and more. Fee for 40-hour intensive training program, Parent Consultant Training Institute. Support groups and additional assistance available for parents speaking Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, and Vietnamese.

 

Wheelchair Ramps, Elevators, Accessible Parking, Accessible Restrooms, Near Public Transportation Federation for Children with Special Needs Birth to 3, 3 - 4, 5 - 8, 9 - 13, 14 - 18, 19 – 22 Boston Ruth M Diaz rdiaz@fcsn.org 617-241-0330 617-236-7210 800-331-0688 171 Parent, Training & Information Center Advocacy, Information/Referral, Support Groups 1) Boston Adult Education, Education Law, Family Support, Socialization Activities The Schrafft Center, 529 Main Street, Suite 1M3 Project Director http://fcsn.org/ptic/ 02129 Free Service, Personal Funds All Disabilities, Developmental Disability, Multiple Disability Local Area Project Director Chinese-Cantonese, Chinese-Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish, Vietnamese MASSACHUSETTS

Service Types

  • Adult Education
  • Education Law
  • Family Support
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Support Groups

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities
  • Developmental Disability
  • Multiple Disability

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22

Languages Spoken

  • Chinese-Cantonese
  • Chinese-Mandarin
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service, Personal Funds