Special Needs

Community Support

Special Links for help for families of Special Needs children in our area:

Maryland Department of Health & Mental Hygiene


The Parents Place of Maryland

Maryland Family Network

Maryland Department of Disabilities

Family Voices
Local and national links for parent support groups and legislative news. The publication list has a number of helpful brochures.

Family Education Network has everything you need to know about sending your child to school.

The Individuals with Disability in Education Act (IDEA) addresses your child's rights in school.

PACER Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights will fill in where the previous two sites may have left off.

Children's Healthcare Center • 605 Post Office Road, Suite 102, Waldorf, MD 20602 • Phone: (301) 374-2666