Special Education Resources

 Parents there are many wonderful resources for you provided by Fairfax County public schools.  Please browse this list to find any information you may need on the services offered.
Parent Information Relating to Special Education
All these opportunities are FREE unless noted.
The FCPS Parent Resource Center (PRC) helps parents of students with disabilities.  It sponsors workshops, has a lending library, and has Parent Liaisons to help parents solve problems. Information from past workshops and conferences is available at www.fcps.edu/node/28555 .
2334 Gallows Rd. Rm 105, Dunn Loring    English:  703 204-3941  Espanol: 703 204-3955
Support Groups for Parents
Alpha Moms. This support group for adoptive parents meets monthly in McLean.
CHADD: Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder meetup.com/novachadd/
Alexandria CHADD Parent Support Group  4th Mon. of each month at 6:30 pm
Oakton ADHD Parent Group  4th Tues. of each month at 7:30 pm.
Contact:  Maureen Gill   maureen@adhdcoachforparents.com
West Fairfax CHADD Parent Support Group   1st & 3rd Tues. of each month at 7:30 pm
Contact:  Sharon  clintob@aol.com 703 716-4646
JCCNV Special Needs Parent Support Group  1st Wed. of each month, 7:00–8:30 pm
Contact:  Melissa at MelissaH@jccnv.org Cost: $15 per meeting.
NAMI:  National Alliance on Mental Illness builds better lives for those affected by mental illness.
Fairfax Family Support Group meets on the 2nd Thur. of each month  7:30-9:00 pm
Contact:  Heather   daviesva@gmail.com  or  703-362-4985
Springfield Family Support Group  meets on the 4th Thur. of each month 7:00-8:30 pm
Contact:  Heather    daviesva@gmail.com  or  703-362-4985
OCD Family Support Group   1st Mon. of each month, 7:30 pm
POAC: Parents of Autistic Children
Contact:  Nicole Zupan <nicizupan@verizon.net>