Educational Surrogate Parent Program

To provide Recruitment, training and support to volunteers who are willing to become Educational Surrogate Parents for children with disabilities, ensuring that their schools, the child and welfare agency and the juvenile justice system are meeting their disability-related needs when the rights of the parent have been taken away. We extend this training along with intake screening recommendations to Case workers, Guardian Ad litems, Probation officers, Judges and other professionals who come in contact with youth in the child welfare system.