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The Family Resource Center for Disabilities and Special Needs, Inc. (FRC) is a not for profit, 501(c) organization located in Charleston, South Carolina.  The FRC provides information services throughout the Lowcountry and was organized to promote opportunities for learning, inclusion, and empowerment for individuals with disabilities and special needs, their families, and their communities through such means as education, advocacy, and outreach.  The majority of seats on the Board of Directors is held by parents of children with disabilities under the age of 26.   Donations to the Center are tax deductible according to federal guidelines. The Board invites inquiries regarding the activities of The Family Resource Center and welcomes support from the tri-county area to accomplish our mission.

                                        GREAT NEWS!      

The FRC was awarded funding from the US Dept of Ed for the Parent Training & Resource Center!!

                                            UPCOMING TRAINING WORKSHOPS:

        Aug 25 – 6:00 – 7:30 PM – Preparing for School Success – Charleston County Library, 6325 Dorchester Rd., N. Chas. 
        Sept. 13 – 5:30 – 7 PM – Positive Behavior Intervention – Dorchester County Library, 76 Old Trolley Rd, Summerville
                  ALSO on 9/13 – IEP Fair – check out “Upcoming Events” tab above
        Sept 14 – 9:30 -11AM – Crash Course in Special Education & Effective Parent Advocacy – Burke HS, 244 President St., Charleston
        Sept. 15 – 5:00 – 6:30 PM – Positive Behavior Intervention – Dorchester County Library, 506 N. Parler Ave, St. George
        Sept. 19 – 5:30 – 7:30 PM – Applying Discipline Procedures to Students with Disabilities – Berkeley County Library – 595 Sangaree Pkwy, Summerville
        Sept 21 – 9:30 – 11 AM – Crash Course in Special Education & Effective Parent Advocacy – Cario Middle School, 3500 Thomas Cario Blvd, Mt. Pleasant
        Sept 27 – 5:30 – 7 PM –  Crash Course in Special Education & Effective Parent Advocacy  – North Charleston HS – 1087 E. Montague Ave, N. Charleston