Family/Child Education Advocate

Family/Child Education Advocacy Program provides assistance to families in need of support for special education concerns and resource information.  The Family/Child Education Advocate supports the child’s right to a Free and Appropriate Public Education.


Family/Child Education Advocate:

  • Provides individual assistance to those who need help navigating the special education system.
  • Troubleshoots general concerns about a student’s school experience.
  • Attends meetings or mediation.
  • Helps with behavioral intervention ideas.
  • Serves as a liaison between the school and the family.

Family/Child Education Advocacy is provided to the following school districts:

  • Aliquippa
  • Ambridge
  • Beaver
  • Big Beaver Falls
  • Blackhawk
  • Central Valley
  • Freedom
  • Hopewell
  • Midland
  • New Brighton
  • Riverside
  • Rochester
  • Southside
  • Western Beaver