Educational advocacy, learning disabilities advocacy     Internet Special Education Resources
Special Education & Learning Disabilities Resources: A Nationwide Directory



Non-profit Corporation

6320 Augusta Drive
Suite 1200
Springfield, VA 22150

Tel: (703) 923-0010 Voice/TDD
Tel: (703) 569-6200 In Spanish

800-869-6782 (VA parents)

Fax: (703) 923-0030


Parent Information Center

PEATC is the parent information and training center serving Virginia families who have children with disabilities.

PEATC assists parents and professionals in translating the legal rights of children with disabilities into genuine opportunities for full participation in school and community life.

PEATC provides:


  • Parent Workshops and Parent-Professional Team Training
Program Development
  • For state and local agencies and disability advocacy groups
Individual Assistance
  • Information about: services for newborns and preschoolers; special education regulations and policies; school and community services; education programs beyond high school; employment in the community
  • Topics include: special education, early intervention, transition, disabilities, legislation.

To learn more about PEATC services, visit our web site at

ISER Home | First Steps | Planning | Navigating
LD assessment | ADHD assessment
educational alternatives | learning centers | therapy | advocacy