Resources For Special Needs
Aspire Charter Academy will host a resource fair geared to parents of children with disabilities or exceptional needs. Families and caregivers will find information on financial assistance, care services, therapy and community support organizations. Three speakers will address a variety of topics including autism, tips for testing students with disabilities and helping children and parents with attention deficit disorder in all environments. Some of the organizations with information booths are: Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, North Shore Health System, Edgewater Systems, Autism Society of Indiana and Sojourner Truth House. Aspire Charter Academy is a free public charter school serving students in kindergarten through eighth grade. For more information, call (219) 944-7400.