I Am a Parent

Advancing Opportunities provides a variety of services to help parents and families ensure their children with disabilities are receiving the supports and education they’re entitled to. We also offer programs that help integrate children into the community.

 

In School

If you are the parent of child with a disability or learning disabilities and believe your child is not receiving the services he or she is entitled to in school, our Advocacy Department may be able to help you.

Our Assistive Technology Services team provides assistive technology evaluations to help determine which tools can help children learn and communicate. Our Assistive Technology Services team can help make your home more accessible and safer for children with disabilities. Our Technology Lending Center is free. Join and borrow assistive technology devices to try before making a purchase.

Advancing Opportunities’ Student Success Center provides a wide range of services for students planning for their futures. Learn more about postsecondary supports and career planning here.

 

In the Community

Advancing Opportunities offers Community and Individual Supports to help with community integration and meeting the goals outlined in Individualized Service Plans.  For individuals who are interested in pursuing employment, our Career Development team can help identify career goals and map a path to meeting them.

Advancing Opportunities also understands the additional responsibilities inherent in caring for a family member with a disability. The agency provides in-home services to families and our staff can provide assistance with activities of daily living an in-home recreation. Advancing Opportunities also offers weekly Community-based Drop-off Programs with age-appropriate peers in several regions throughout the state.

Our Residential Supports are tailored to an individual’s needs. We offer 24-hour-a-day supports in group homes and occasional supports in supervised apartments. The agency is flexible and open to supporting individuals in a variety of customized living arrangements.

For more information about Advancing Opportunities’ supports, please feel free to call us toll-free, at 888-322-1918, or email us, at info@advopps.org.