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Connect directly with one of our local parent mentors to address your family's needs. Their perspective can not only help you navigate the system, but they can also help you be more involved in your child's education. All Michigan families are able to access an extensive collection of electronic or printed resources, informational support and referrals to local community resources. To get in touch with a Michigan Alliance for Families staff member, Contact Us.
News & Updates
Now hiring a Parent Mentor for Bay, Arenac, and Saginaw counties. See job description for full details. Deadline extended to March 25,2019.
- Do you have concerns about your child's IEP? Connect with our Parent Mentor in your part of the state for help.
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-Three important resources from Michigan Department of Education: Family Matters Fact Sheets, Michigan Administrative Rules for Special Education, and Michigan Special Education Reference.