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Information Sheets and Packets


 

Support for Families of Children with Disabilities has produced the following Info Packets to assist families and professionals with their search for essential information and access to resources related to their child's diagnosis. We hope that they are helpful and invite you to contact us with questions or comments.


The disability world is full of confusing acronyms and disability-related terms and jargon - it can be hard keeping everything straight.  Support for Families has developed the following list of Acronyms and their meanings, as well as a glossary of disability-related words you might see and hear often, but aren't sure exactly what they mean.  


ADA, IDEA, Lanterman?  You might have heard these laws referenced, but what exactly do they do, and when are they useful references for you and your child?  Support for Families has gathered the following information about key federal and state disability laws.  We hope it is helpful and invite you to contact us with questions or comments.