Where can I get a list of private special education schools?
There is a list of approved private special schools available from the New York State Education Department.
State Education Department, Office of Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities, Albany, NY 12234 and request a copy of New York State's List of Approved Private Schools, Special Act School Districts, State-Operated Schools and State Supported Schools for Students with Disabilities (Ages 5-21).
Long Island Advocates
LI branch for New York State - Advocacy for (DD) Developmental Disability only
4250 Hempstead Tpk. Suite. 19 Bethpage NY 11714
Alyse Mittendorf, MSW, Director
Phone: (516) 783-1450
Long Island Advocacy Center
Knowledgeable staff at two locations to assist families.
Open Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM
New Hyde Park Office (516) 248-2222
Hauppauge Office (631) 234-0467
Parent to Parent
Providing emotional support and information to families of individuals with special needs in New York State
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