What We do – Services

WHAT WE DO…

 

  • Help families learn how to obtain appropriate education and services for their children with diverse abilities

 

  • Work collaboratively to improve education results for all children

 

  • Train and inform parents and professionals on a variety of topics

 

  • Facilitate parent-professional collaborative activities

 

  • Help resolve problems between families and schools or other agencies

 

  • Connect families of children with diverse abilities to community resources that address their needs

WATCH:

A Conversation with Stephanie Smith, Former Director of Parent Services

 

MATRIX PHILOSOPHY…

Knowledge + Skills + Support = Empowerment

To empower parents to support and advocate for their children, we provide our services in whatever way serves a parent best: in our office or other meeting location, on the phone, via email, and via our website.

 

 

OUR SERVICES

We offer person to person consultations, information packets, Help! sheets, workshops/trainings, support groups, a resource library, links to resources of other agencies, and more!  For information about a specific disability, issue, or process, please start with our Information by Topic menu.

By facilitating parent - professional partnerships, we work to improve educational results for all children.

For families of children birth to three, our Family Resource Center serves
• Families whose little ones are in Early Intervention
• Anyone concerned about an infant's or toddler's development

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OUR MISSION

Empowering families of children with special needs to successfully understand and access the systems that serve them

 

OUR VISION:

Families full of hope and confidence as their children with special needs flourish and grow toward fulfilling adulthoods.