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FHF In The News- DOE’s Special Ed Reforms Creating Backlog of Staten Island Students Waiting for Evaluations

By Diane C. Lore of the Staten Island Advance: STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — A growing…


FHF In The News- Staten Island Parents Push for More Autism Programs in Public Schools

From DNAinfo by Amy Zimmer: STATEN ISLAND — Parents of children on the autism spectrum…


FHF In The News- Signs the City is Serious About Fixing Special Ed

From One year after parents, advocates and members of the City Council’s education committee…


FHF in the News: Fixing Special Ed: Are New York City’s Reforms on Target?

Our very own Andrea Lella, Special Education Advocate and CEO of Families Helping Families, was…


Announcing State Plan Public Meetings on Vocational Rehabilitation and Supported Employment Services

 The New York State Office of Adult Career and Continuing Education Services- Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR),…


From Turning Five to High School, FHF’s Tuesday Night Workshop is Valuable for Everyone!

Families Helping Families (FHF) presents: Monthly Special Education Workshop and Strategy Session Learn everything you…


FHF In The News! “Special education workshop scheduled for parents of children turning 5″

Hey! Check out the Staten Island Advance’s coverage of our upcoming October 14th Workshop! You…


October 14th Special Education Workshop and Strategy Session

Learn everything you ever wanted to know about helping your special needs child! Special Ed…


Please note that the upcoming evening workshop on 9/9/14 has been canceled.

Please note that the upcoming evening workshop has been canceled.


An IMPORTANT Message for our Established Advocacy Clients:

Dear Members of Our Families, We are writing to remind you of two important policies…