Category Archives: Legal & Planning

Divorced Parents and Special Needs Financial Planning: Four Things You Should Know

Raising a child with a disability puts a lot of strain on a marriage. The ongoing challenges of medical, educational, financial, and caregiving can create a lot of tension between parents. Individual¬...

U.S. Department of Education Publishes New Transition Guide to Postsecondary Education and Employment for Students and Youth with Disabilities

Transition planning is a mandatory aspect of special education service delivery, according to federal special education law (IDEA 20 U.S.C. 1400). Federal law requires that school special education te...

The Supreme Court Case Every Parent of a Child with a Disability Should Be Following

Legal experts predict that the US Supreme Court will take a major step towards advancing the legal rights of children who have special needs when the justices decide the case of Endrew F. v Douglas. T...