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Nonprofit Services and Self-Advocacy

Arc in Minnesota Information, referral and educational programs for parents of disabled students.

Minnesota Parent Leadership Network Coalition of parent leaders who have children with mental health needs.

Minnesota Special Education Advisory Councils Minnesota law requires each school district in the state to have a Special Education Advisory Council (SEAC); local parent groups that give input on special education issues.

Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights (PACER) Individual assistance, workshops, publications and other resources to help parents make decisions about education and other services for their child or young adult with disabilities.

Minnesota Disability Law Center Attorneys who advocate for traditionally “under-justiced” populations in civil cases in Minnesota, including the parents of special needs students.

Autism Society of Minnesota Telephone services with community resources, referrals, parent-to-parent networking and information for parents of students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).

Fraser Comprehensive services, including education and housing, for disabled students of all ages.

Government Agencies

Minnesota Department of Education

MN DoE Special Education Program


We encourage you to contact us to learn more about how we might be of assistance to you and your child.