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.
TAKE A LOOK: THE FRC IS CURRENTLY RECRUITING PARENT MENTOR CANDIDATES FOR OUR PARENT TRAINING & RESOURCE CENTER (PTRC). PART TIME MENTORS PROVIDE INTENSE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE TO PARENTS/GUARDIANS OF CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES OR SUSPECTED DISABILITIES IN BERKELEY, DORCHESTER, & CHARLESTON COUNTIES. A MENTOR MUST BE AVAILABLE TO ATTEND DAYTIME MEETINGS, HAVE RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION, AND A SOLID, FUNDAMENTAL KNOWLEDGE OF SERVICES AVAILABLE TO CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES OR SPECIAL LEARNING NEEDS. ADDITIONAL TRAINING IS MANDATORY AND WILL BE PROVIDED BY THE FRC. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT BEV MCCARTY AT 843-266-1318.
The Family Resource Center for Disabilities and Special Needs is a nonprofit organization that provides information, training, individual assistance, and resources. It is not a legal services agency and cannot provide legal advice or legal representation. Any information provided by Family Resource Center staff, contractors, volunteers, or in agency resource materials, including information on this website, is provided for the purpose of informing the reader/reviewer. This information should not be considered legal advice nor as a means of taking the place of legal advice that must be obtained through an attorney.
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