About Parent Centers Serving Families of Children with Disabilities

There are nearly 100 Parent Training and Information Centers (PTIs) and Community Parent Resource Centers (CPRCs) in the US and Territories.

These Centers perform a variety of direct services for children and youth with disabilities, families, professionals, and other organizations that support them.

Some of the activities include:

  • Working with families of infants, toddlers, children, and youth with disabilities, birth to 26

  • Helping parents participate effectively in their children’s education and development

  • Partnering with professionals and policy makers to improve outcomes for all children with disabilities