RHODE ISLAND ADVOCACY FOR CHILDREN

Resources

For helpful information, please see the links below:

  • Rhode Island Regulations Governing the Education of Children with Disabilities: http://www.ride.ri.gov/InsideRIDE/LegalSupport/Regulations.aspx 

  • The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a law ensuring services to children with disabilities throughout the nation: http://idea.ed.gov/ 

  • The Elementary & Secondary Education Act (ESEA) of 1965 currently knows as No Child Left Behind (NCLB) challenges states and school districts to increase effort to improve student academic achievement: http://www2.ed.gov/nclb/landing.jhtml 

  • Parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys come to Wrightslaw for accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities: http://www.wrightslaw.com/ 

  • Dedicated to understanding children with learning and attention issues: https://www.understood.org 

  • LD OnLine for learning disabilities, learning disorders and differences: http://www.ldonline.org/ 

  • National Center for Learning Disabilities advocates for equal rights and opportunities in schools: http://www.ncld.org/ 

  • The Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity is a leading source of research, advocacy and information to better the lives of people with dyslexia: http://dyslexia.yale.edu/ 

  • Rhode Island PSN is an organization of families supporting families with children, youth, and young adults who experience or are at risk for serious behavioral, emotional, and/or mental health challenges: http://www.psnri.org/ 

  • Rhode Island Parent Information Network (RIPIN) organization's mission is to assist individuals, parents, families,and children to achieve their goals for health, education, and socio-economic well-being by providing information, training, education, support and advocacy for person/family centered care and system change. http://www.ripin.org/ 

Our Location

Rhode island advocacy for children

22 Kingston Ave,

South Kingston, RI 02879

Phone. 401-363-9899

Email. info@riadvocacyforchildren.org