Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA)
COPAA is committed to increasing the quality and quantity of special education advocates and attorneys, and creating a level playing field to ensure children with disabilities receive the high-quality education to which all children are entitled.
Parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys come to Wrightslaw for accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities.
Disability Rights Texas
Provides legal support to families and individuals based on set priorities re-evaluated every four years.
Texas Project First
A project of the Texas Education Agency committed to providing accurate and consistent information to parents and families of students with disabilities.
Provides information about a variety of issues around special education.
The Arc of DFW Area
The Arc of DFW Area empowers individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families to live life as they define it through advocacy, awareness, training and support.
Partner’s Resource Network
Partners Resource Network is a non-profit agency that operates the Texas statewide network of Parent Training and Information Centers [PTI’s are funded by the US Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP)]. The PTI Projects are: PATH, PEN, and TEAM.
TEA Special Populations
Texas Education Agency policies and procedures for all students considered in special populations.
Learning Disabilities Association of America
The Learning Disabilities Association of America;(LDA) is a grassroots, nonprofit organization whose thousands of members include individuals with;learning disabilities, their families and the professionals who work with them.
NAA – North Texas
The National Autism Association of North Texas is a non-profit organization with the mission of helping and advocating for families, individuals and professionals dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorder(ASD). We use all our funds locally to provide support, resources and education.
Autism information, resources, support, and community.
Helps people with disabilities, veterans & seniors live, learn, work and play.
Assistance to individual families, workshops, materials for parents and professionals, and leadership in securing a free and appropriate public education for all children, PACER’s work affects and encourages families in Minnesota and across the nation.
Navigate Life Texas
This website is especially for families and parents of children with disabilities or special health care needs and is designed to offer support, inspiration, resources, and links to services available.
Think College is a national organization dedicated to developing, expanding, and improving inclusive higher education options for people with intellectual disability.
SENG is a nonprofit network of people who guide gifted, talented, and twice-exceptional individuals to reach their goals intellectually, physically, emotionally, socially, and spiritually.
Twice Exceptional Children’s Advocacy, Inc. (TECA)
Provides parents, educators and professional care providers with research-based information to help them understand and provide appropriate interventions for the social, emotional and academic support of twice exceptional students.
Decoding Dyslexia Texas
Provides support, share resources and advocate on behalf of Students with and Families with Dyslexia in Texas.
National Association for Gifted Children
NAGC’s mission is to support those who enhance the growth and development of gifted and talented children through education, advocacy, community building, and research.
Texas Hands & Voices
Hands & Voices is a parent driven organization that supports families with children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing without a bias around communication modes or methodology.