Adina Rich Consulting Provides Special Needs Advocacy, 504/IEP Support, School Discipline and Behavior Support
Working within a school’s system can be daunting. You may feel ill-equipped to provide the support your child needs. Adina Rich Consulting works with families to identify resources your child needs to unlock his or her true potential.
We attend meetings, we speak the school’s language, we understand your expectations, help determine what your child needs, and then we facilitate a fair resolution. Adina Rich has been honored for her work, earning the CCAEYC Child Advocate of the year.
THE HOW TO's ADDRESSED IN YOUR CONSULT INCLUDE:
Outlining and communicating your concerns effectively. Organizing your child’s paperwork. Describing data points. Creating an action plan. Highlighting the fact that you are an expert and an advocate for your child!
We offer several options for advocacy, including:
PROGRAMAUDIT - Review your child’s IEP, proposed IEP, or 504 service plan including accommodations, schedule of services and supplements
CONSULTATIVE SUPPORT - Coaching and preparing for upcomingmeeting
FOLLOW UP - observe your child in a specific setting, collaborate with you and school staff, and see how accommodations and program recommendations are working in real time
IN PERSON SUPPORT - Attend ARD/IEP meetings, 504 meetings, discipline or parent conferences with you and help you and the school craft an appropriate program for your child and get your concerns on record
COMPLAINTS AND GRIEVANCES - We will help you filecomplaints at local, district, and state levels, draft correspondenceand attendmediations, conferences, and hearings
Provide advocacy training through our Parenting GEMS advocacy class and/or utilize our perfect “MAP” System