Family Resources
Arc Greater Twin Cities offering advocacy, community outreach, education and support to individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.

Council for Exceptional Children - assisting teachers, school administrators and related service providers to appropriately implement recent changes to the United States' primary special education law.

Dakota County Community Transition Interagency Committee (CTIC) - assisting youth with disabilities transition into adulthood.

Help Me Grow-Dakota County  - supporting eligible infants, toddlers and preschoolers with developmental delays. 

Learning Disability Association of Minnesota helping children, youth and adults with learning and attention difficulties.

Minnesota Department of Education Special Education - guiding parents and educators through the special education process.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - working to improve the lives of children and adults with mental illnesses and their families.

PACER Center  providing support and advocacy for children with disabilities and their families.

Procedural Safeguards Notice (Multiple Languages) - provided to the parents of a child with a disability under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) at least one time a school year. 

Total Special Education Systems (TSES) Manual - The Total Special Education Systems (TSES) Manual is designed to assist districts in achieving compliance with special education mandates and funding requirements.