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Special Education Community Resources

THE ARC OF PENNSYLVANIA
301 Chestnut Street, Suite 403
Harrisburg, PA 17101
1-877-337-1970

CONSULTLINE, A PARENT HELPLINE
800-879-2301
ConsultLine personnel are available to parents and advocates of children with disabilities or children thought to be disabled to explain federal and state laws relating to special education; describe the options that are available to parents; inform the parents of procedural safeguards; identify other agencies and support services; and describe available remedies and how the parents can proceed.

DISABILITY RIGHTS PENNSYLVANIA
301 Chestnut Street, Suite 300
Harrisburg, PA 17101
800-692-7443 (Toll-Free Voice) | 877-375-7139 (TDD)
717-236-8110 (Voice) | 717-346-0293 (TDD)
717-236-0192 (Fax)

HISPANOS UNIDOS PARA NIÑOS EXCEPCIONALES (PHILADELPHIA HUNE, INC.)
2215 North American Street Philadelphia, PA 19133
215-425-6203 | 215-425-6204 (Fax)
huneinc@aol.com

MISSION EMPOWER
1611 Peach Street, Suite 120
Erie, PA 16501
814-825-0788
advocate@missionempower.org

OFFICE FOR DISPUTE RESOLUTION
6340 Flank Drive
Harrisburg, PA 17112-2764
717-901-2145 (Phone) | 800-222-3353 (Toll free in PA only) TTY Users: PA Relay 711
717-657-5983 (Fax)
The Office for Dispute Resolution administers the mediation and due process systems statewide, and provides training and services regarding alternative dispute resolution methods.

PARENT EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY LEADERSHIP CENTER (PEAL)
1119 Penn Avenue, Suite 400
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
412-281-4404 | 866-950-1040 (Toll Free) | 412-281-4409 (TTY)
412-281-4408 (Fax)

PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER OF PHILADELPHIA
United Way Building
1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Second Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-627-7100 | 215-627-3183 (Fax)

PENNSYLVANIA BAR ASSOCIATION
100 South Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
800-932-0311

THE PENNSYLVANIA TRAINING AND TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE NETWORK (PaTTAN)
Harrisburg: 800-360-7282
King of Prussia: 800-441-3215
Pittsburgh: 800-446-5607

STATE TASK FORCE ON THE RIGHT TO EDUCATION
3190 William Pitt Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
1-800-446-5607 ext. 6828​