Copyright 2011-2017 Illinois Association for Parents of Children with Visual
P. O. Box 316634
Chicago, IL 60631
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IPVI provides support, information, and service to parents of children with visual impairments, including those with additional
disabilities. We are pleased that you are visiting us and hope that you connect with our network of families and friends.
Remember: "Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much." (Helen Keller)
Educational Rights and Responsibilities:
Understanding Special Education in Illinois
Illinois State Board of Education -Special Education and Support Services - June 2009
This is the most important document for our parents to have. The state of IL will not print paper copies.
So click this link, save the pdf on your PC, and study it!
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IPVI Insights - March 2017: Mistakes prove we are trying
The latest newsletter issue in full color. See the Information > Insights page for back issues of IPVI Insights.
March 4 - IPVI's Annual Meeting - Oakbrook
March 11 - PLAY FOR ALL Adaptive Dance & Family Get-Down - Chicago
March 11 - Southern Illinois Vision Conference - Mt. Vernon
April 8 - Northern Illinois Vision Conference - Rockford
Oct. 23-24 - Stepping Stones of Transition - Springfield
See the newsletter below for details.