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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042

Arlington Public Schools Special Education Parent Resource Center

Contact: Kathleen Donovan
703.228.2135
Email: kathleen.donovan@apsva.us
Website:  http://www.apsva.us/page/2881

Area

Arlington

Fees

No fee except for small meals/supplies fee for Super Sibs club session

Services

Provides support to Arlington families, staff members and citizens.

  • Answers questions by phone/email
  • Information and resources
  • Social or recreational events
  • Sibshops or sibling support – group for children in grades 2-5 who have siblings with disabilities in Arlington and Northern Virginia
  • Listserv
  • Support network meetings
  • Provides training for parents on special education topics and specific disabilities  (e.g., Understanding Special Education; Becoming an Active IEP Team Member; Positive Behavioral Supports for Children with Autism) and general parenting topics (Communicating with Teens, Homework Help for Parents, etc.)