Resources for Parents of
Students with Disabilities
AHEAD - Association on Higher Education and Disability
Provides several resources and "Frequently Asked Questions" for parents and students. Transition material is also provided.
Office of Civil Rights - Letter to Parents
This letter addresses some concerns for parents and students with disabilities, particularly related to the transition from high school to college.
JMU's Center for Counseling and Student Development-Information for Parents and Families
Provides several resources and information on the college experience for students and families.
Virginia College Quest
Provides a variety of resources to support students with disabiltiies in planning for and transitioning to college.
National Center for Learning Disabilities-Parent and Advocacy Guides
Free free downloadable publications will provide you with in-depth information on key topics that impact your child's education. college.