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"Eryn made us aware of several issues that were not even on our radar.

Thank goodness we gave her services a shot!"- Shannon, Los Angeles

Our IEP & 504 Plan Advocacy Services

We are dedicated to helping you and your child's school team create, implement, and maintain IEP's & 504 plans with integrity. Our goal through this process is to ensure  meaningful educational, social-emotional and functional  progress and successful outcomes for your child.

Student File Review

We analyze and review all special education documents alongside the parents. These include:

  • student study team (SST) meeting notes

  • IEP’s and 504 plans

  • progress report review

  • school based assessments 

  • outside provider assessments

  • report cards

  • Due Process casefile review*

  • observation reports

  • functional behavior analysis (FBA’s)​

  • formal letters 

  • prior written notices

  • settlement agreements*

Strategic Planning 

We use strategic planning to predict and prevent many of the common mistakes our clients face. This process includes:

  • Reviewing historical data

  • Documenting current needs

  • Planning transitions between schools

  • Planning transitions starting at age 14

  • Vocational planning

  • Home and community service support

  • College preparations

  • Planning necessary behavioral interventions

  • Encouraging mental health services  

  • Receiving quality-independent evaluations

  • Developing proper inclusion support 

IEP/504 Plan Advocacy

We provide full-service IEP/504 Plan support to all of our clients:

  • Pre-IEP/504 Plan planning

  • Identifying specific student needs

  • IEP/504 Plan development

  • Post-IEP/504 Plan support

  • IEP/504 Plan implementation monitoring 

  • Review/analysis of IEP goals  

  • college preparations

  • planning necessary behavioral interventions

  • encouraging mental health services  

  • receiving quality independent evaluations

  • developing proper inclusion  support 

Meeting Assistance

We provide comprehensive meeting support to all of our clients. This includes:

  • IEP and 504 Plan meeting attendance with parents

  • Reviewing parental concerns and planning next steps

  • Reviewing any concerns identified by the advocate

  • Promoting action steps and reframing opportunities vs. emotional responses 

  • Properly documenting any identified, undocumented concerns

Communication & Support 

We know that communication is key, but that it also needs to be strategic and specific. That's why we:

  • Draft IEP input letters with parents

  • Provide physician letter support

  • Draft parent IEP participation,

       facilitation/agendas

  • Help support student IEP participation

       when appropriate

  • Pre/Post IEP documentation facilitation

  • private service/community provider liaison

  • general documentation facilitation

  • general team communication support

Consultations

We support parents by providing virtual and in-person consultations to review:

  • where you are on the journey

  • what your fears and worries are for child

  • what issues you have with your child's school

  • review how we can help you 

  • review any educationally related documents you may have questions 

  • community resources

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We support families in California!

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