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Are you a Minnesota parent seeking support for your child with a disability? PACER has parent advocates available to help with questions including topics such as navigating the special education process, transition beyond high school, special health care needs, and more.

We are currently experiencing a high volume of calls. To help us respond as quickly as possible, please email [email protected] and include the following information:

  • Age and disability of child
  • 2-3 sentences summarizing a major question or concern
  • Any upcoming deadlines (e.g., IEP meeting, paperwork that needs to be signed, etc.)

We will respond to your message as soon as we can. Thank you for contacting PACER!

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PACER's Day at the Capitol - March 7, 2024

Register today for PACER’s Day the Capitol

Join us on March, 7th 2024 at the Minnesota State Capitol to learn about PACER's 2024 legislative priorities and how to share your personal story with your legislators.

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Book A Puppet Show Today!

Schedule PACER’s Count Me In puppet show

Help bring the message of disability awareness and social inclusion to young children! This age-appropriate show features child-sized puppets that capture children's attention and imagination. The show educates, entertains, and inspires young children to be kinder, more accepting, and inclusive to all kids, especially children with disabilities.

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Workshops / Live Stream Events

Register for What is TEFRA and What Does it Provide for My Child With Disabilities?
Mar
5

What is TEFRA and What Does it Provide for My Child With Disabilities?

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 from 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM CST

Location: Online Web Streaming

 
Register for Supplemental Security Income: Qualifying for Benefits
Mar
6

Supplemental Security Income: Qualifying for Benefits

Wednesday, March 6, 2024 from 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM CST

Location: Online Web Streaming

 
Register for Assistive Technology Supports for Math
Mar
13

Assistive Technology Supports for Math

Wednesday, March 13, 2024 from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CST

Location: Online Web Streaming

 
Register for Robotics
Mar
16

Tech for Teens Club : Robotics

Saturday, March 16, 2024 from 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM CST

Location: PACER Center

 
Register for Special Education Paperwork and the Power of the Prior Written Notice (PWN)
Mar
18

Special Education Paperwork and the Power of the Prior Written Notice (PWN)

Monday, March 18, 2024 from 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM CST

Location: Online Web Streaming

 
Register for Effective Communication: How is the Year Going?
Mar
20

Effective Communication: How is the Year Going?

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 from 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM CST

Location: Online Web Streaming

 

Help Support PACER & Others

Facebook Buy & Sell Group - MN Special Needs Equipment for Sale

Find equipment and assistive technology after its initial use. Items such as, communication devices, walkers, adaptive switches and toys, motorized cars (that can be adapted), adapted keyboards, etc. Join Today!

Join Survey Monkey Contribute today!

Our partnership with SurveyMonkey Contribute is a way for anyone to support PACER programs! Sign up and you will receive surveys by e-mail from SurveyMonkey customers who need your opinion. For every survey you take, SurveyMonkey will donate $0.50 to PACER, and you'll get a chance to win $100 in an instant-win game.