Upcoming Events:

Joint Planning Council Meeting

November 23

The Joint Planning and Advisory Council meeting will be held virtually Tue, Nov 23, 2021, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (CST).

Records and Record Keeping

November 23

This presentation will provide answers to the five commonly asked questions by parents preparing to attend IEP meetings.

Educational Options: What’s Available in Mississippi?

November 29

Information will be provided on educational options available to families as well as scholarship options for students with disabilities.

Is your child in crisis?

If you’re worried about the safety of your child or the safety of others around your child, the Mississippi Department of Mental Health has certified, 24/7 in-person crisis response services around the state that you can call at 1-877-210-8513

You can also call 9-1-1 for emergencies.

Issues with your child's school?

If your child has been sent home from school or you’re having other problems with your school or district, we have resources to help you learn more about your rights and people you can partner with to exercise those rights. 

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Learn More About Families As Allies:

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We Understand.

Do you get constant calls from the school about your child's behavior? Are you worried about your young child's development?

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Let's Partner.

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Do you want to make sure your services are helpful?

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Let's Work Together.

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