CASE Advocacy and Education Clinic provides consultation and education services, including IEP Prep and Review Sessions and Self-Advocacy Coaching Sessions to teach strategies that help parents navigate the special education system with less stress. In addition, Document Organization Sessions are available to provide you with an easy system to organize the chaos of paperwork. Services are fee-based on a sliding scale. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call (847) 556-8676.
Parent Connections Support Groups provide parents with a safe and supportive environment to discuss their concerns with others who “get it.” Meetings are held on the second Thursday from 11:30-1:00 pm and 7-8:30 pm from September to May. Attendance is free.
Private Parent Connections Facebook Group serves as a forum for parents to ask questions and receive information from CASE members. To receive an invitation, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
On the CASE newsletter comes out monthly. It includes articles, resources, announcements regarding our advocacy projects, and information about our programs.
Evanston CASE Facebook Page informs and inspires readers.
Community Presentations provide education on a variety of topics related to special needs.
Training for professionals will prepare you to advocate effectively for your clients in school meetings or to help you include clients with special needs in your businesses and programs.
Annual Special Needs Resource Fair gathers professionals and service providers to share information about their programs and to increase collaboration among professionals.