Advisory/Advocacy Services

PARENTING ADVOCATE

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers parent advocates who assist parents of children with disabilities, to learn what community services are available, and how to apply for these services, along with accompanying parents to Committee for Special Education Education meetings. Parents are instructed in educational terminology and are exposed to standards and tenets of special education, such as the right to the least restrictive environment.
LocationSullivan
Geographical AreaSullivan, Orange [in the Hudson Valley Region]
TerritoryOTHER SITE LOCATION – Orange County Office 126 Seward Avenue, Middletown NY 10940, Ph. 845-343-4284, fax 845-342-5269
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessHandicap accessible
Intake ProcedureCall 845-794-4228, Linda Simmons, Parenting/Education Advocate
Intake RequirementsCall for details
Documents RequiredCall for details
 
Client Information
Target PopulationDisabled - Developmentally
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityParents of children with disabilities
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Melissa Krol
Contact's Email mkrol@atitoday.org
Physical Site Address 1 309 East Broadway, Suite A
Physical Site City, State, Zip Monticello, NY 12701
Main Phone 845-794-4228
Fax 845-794-4475
Web Address www.ATItoday.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: ACTION TOWARD INDEPENDENCE
Affiliated Program: PARENTING ADVOCATE
This Service: Advisory/Advocacy Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Developmental Disabilities (YF-1800)
Parents of People With Disabilities (YJ-6750.6500)
School System Advocacy (FT-8000)