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Education (Disability)


Education Law Center (ELC)
A non-profit legal advocacy and educational organization, dedicated to ensuring that all of Pennsylvania's children have access to a quality public education. The site includes helpful links to Publications, Facts and Resources, Law and Policy for children with disabilities, and children in foster care and juvenile justice placement, 215-238-6970 ELC Help Line

Parent Education Network (PEN)
Pennsylvania's statewide Parent Training and Information Center. Much of the information included in the site is designed to support parents of children with special needs, but information and links are also included on Federal Special Education, National Disability Issues and Resources, Special Education Legal Links, and Transportation. Toll free number is 1-800-522-5827.

Special Education ConsultLine
ConsultLine advisors answer questions about special education programs and the laws governing these programs for parents of and advocates for children with disabilities or those who are thought to be disabled. Toll free number in PA is 1-800-879-2301.