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Organization: Family Matters
1901 S. 4th Street, Suite 209
Effingham, IL 62401
Main: (217) 318-3516
Fax: (217) 347-5119
Toll Free: (866) 436-7842
Hours of Operation:  Mon: 08:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Tue: 08:00 AM to 6:30 PM
Wed: 08:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Thur: 08:00 AM to 6:30 PM
Fri: 08:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Service: Parent Training and Information Center


Parent Training and Information Center can assist you:
  • to learn about early intervention services for children from birth to three years of age,
  • inform you about special education services for school aged children,
  • with transition issues for students who will be leaving the educational system and are preparing for the world of work, adult services or college,
  • with information about resources, best practices, specific disabilities,
  • make parent to parent connections, and connect with training opportunities and conferences: parents; students with disabilities; special education professionals,
  • offer free workshops on special education rights and responsibilities and related topics,
  • with our Toll-free help line about special education problems or concerns, legal issue information, and to request other training opportunities,
  • Regional coordinators in the North, South, East, West, and Central areas of the state.


 For parents, students with disabilities, and special education professionals.



Data Updated 07/17/19 AVB

Categories:Disabilities/Rehabilitation - Advocacy
Educational/Vocational - Seminars/Training
Information - Online
Mental/Emotional Health - Autism
Mental/Emotional Health - Learning Disorders
Parenting - Education/Support
Parenting - Home visits