Copyright 2011-2014 Illinois Association for Parents of Children with Visual Impairments
P. O. Box 2947
Naperville, IL 60567-2947
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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 July 2014: 13th Annual Members Only Zoo Outing
The latest newsletter issue in full color. See the Information > Insights page for back issues of IPVI Insights.
IPVI's 13th Annual Members Only Zoo Outing at Brookfield Zoo
Saturday, July 12th, 2014
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Registration Closed on June 27th, 2014 so we could order the shirts.
See "IPVI Insights" for details, the registration form, and a map.
7/12 IPVI 13th Annual Members Only Zoo Outing Brookfield
7/14 TCL Mike Ditka Charity Golf Tournament Glenview
7/17 AccessChicago Chicago
7/19 FRCD 11th Annual Disability Pride Parade Chicago
7/20 Midwest Meetup: day at the Dunes Michigan City, IN
7/21-25 NFB Braille Enrichment for Literacy and Learning (BELL) Normal
8/8 ISVI-P Illinois Summer Vision Instructional Partnership Jacksonville
9/20-25 Space Camp Huntsville, AL
See the newsletter below for details.