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Protecting Students With Disabilities - U.S. Department of Education

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Oct 16, 2015 ... An important responsibility of the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is to eliminate ... regarding educational services to students with disabilities? .... In the educational context, OCR has been given administrative authority to enforce Section 504. .... and cultural background, and adaptive behavior, among others.

Services for Adults with Disabilities | Center for Parent Information ...

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A brief description of each organization's activities is included to help you choose ... For information on legislation, rights, and resources, visit: ... by partnering with transportation providers, the disability community, and others through the ... and other services to people who have disabilities, lack education or job experie...

Education Self-Advocacy Resources | Disability Rights North Carolina

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Bullying in School is intended to help parents understand some of the laws and ... them address bullying issues for a child who receives special education services. ... information about the procedures, timelines, and enforcement mechanisms. ... If you have a question about a special education issue, ECAC's parent info line ...

A Guide to Disability Rights Laws - Americans with Disabilities Act

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Civil Rights of Institutionalized Persons Act Individuals with Disabilities Education Act ... To find out more about how these laws may apply to you, contact the agencies ... or a person who is perceived by others as having such an impairment. ... The transportation provisions of title II cover public transportation services, such ...

Special Education Rights for Children and Families - California Courts

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You will learn about special educational services that may help your child. ... The law says that children with disabilities have the right to have a free, .... If your child hurts himself or herself, hurts others, or is destructive, this .... DRC employees work with students with disabilities and their families to enforce students'...

Disability.gov - Welcome to Disability.gov, the federal government ...

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One-stop online access to resources, services, and information available throughout the Federal government.

Transition Resources A – Z | AHEAD: Association on Higher ...

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Although ABLEDATA does not sell any products, they can help you locate the ... and services have one guiding purpose: helping people achieve education and ... to help people with disabilities, advocates, benefit counselors, and others ... excellence throughout the nation through vigorous enforcement of civil rights.

Section 504 - Civil Rights Law, Protection from Discrimination ...

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Unlike the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Section 504 does not ... that students with behavior-related disabilities receive services and supports that ... with a disability should have an IEP for some needs and a 504 plan for others. .... Council on Disability (NCD) about federal enforcement of civil rights laws.

Helping Children with Learning Disabilities: Practical Parenting Tips ...

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With encouragement and the right support, your child can build a strong ... You may be tempted to look to others—teachers, therapists, doctors—for ... Understanding special education laws and your school's guidelines for services will help you get the ... You can help a child with a learning disability by identifying his or her ...

The Americans with Disabilities Act and the Maine Human Rights ...

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People with Disabilities and their Right to Public Services and Benefits ... setting out clear rules, and; giving the federal government the power to enforce the rules ... reader, or special equipment)to help you use the benefit or service. ... Exception: If you pose a "direct threat" to the health or safety of others, you are...

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Disability Rights Enforcement Highlights - U.S. Department of ...

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Oct 2, 2012 ... ity Rights Enforcement Highlights, Washington, D.C., 2012. ... If you have difficulty understanding English you may request .... policy guidance documents to help schools and ... services. Students with disabilities who are covered by Section 504 but ...... 4 Helping the Student with Diabetes Succeed: A Guide.

How To File A Complaint | CRT | Department of Justice

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Jun 17, 2016 ... Disability Rights Section, Office of Special Counsel for Immigration Related Unfair Employment Practices. Educational Opportunities Section, Special Litigation Section ... let us know if you have trouble understanding English or need help ... plays a significant role in enforcing Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of ...

National Organizations | IN*Source - Special Education Parent ...

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Accreditedonlinecollegs.org can help you with this process. ... U.S. Department of Justice Home Page - Disability Rights Section. ... and support services to children and adults with disabilities, and increasing their use of ... in their quest for services, and also in their quest for camaraderie with others in the autism community.