resource page is maintained by Wright School's Liaison Teacher/Counselors,
and is designed to provide parents and caregivers with information regarding
the Wright School program and other helpful ideas and resources. The Wright
School Parent Handbook and some of the documents in the Strategies sections
are in Adobe PDF format, which
can be viewed and printed using Adobe Acrobat Reader.
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While we share these internet resources with you, Wright School does not endorse any particular website and cannot be responsible for broken links or inaccurate information.
http://www.fsnnc.org - Family Support Network of North Carolina promotes and provides support for families with children who have special needs
http://www.wrightslaw.com/ - Wrightslaw - Parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys come to Wrightslaw for accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities (not affiliated with Wright School).
http://www.dpi.state.nc.us/parents/ - This
Parent, Family, and Community Involvement Information web-page represents
one of the many state-wide
initiatives to educate, inform, and advocate for strengthening the role
of parents, families, and communities as involved, enabled, and empowered
leaders, decision-makers, teachers, volunteers, and experts about their
children and the needs of the communities. If we are to leave no child
behind, we must bring every parent, family and community along.
- Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities at
the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (CIDD). The
CIDD provides an array of clinical services for children and adults
have or are
at risk for developmental disabilities.
http://www.ecac-parentcenter.org/ Since 1980, The Exceptional Children’s Assistance Center (ECAC) has grown from an all volunteer parent organization to a full service Parent Training & Information Center serving families in North Carolina with more than 25 full and part-time staff and offices throughout NC. All services are provided at no charge to parents and families.
Rights Disability Rights North Carolina (DRNC) is an independent,
private not for profit organization