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To search for a resource listing in a different state, return to the state pages.

Search Tip: So you don't have to scroll through pages of addresses on your state page, do this: With Windows, press Control, letter F, with Mac press Command, letter F, then type in your city, zip code, or other search criteria, such as esq. for an attorney. Try zip codes for other nearby towns.

Those listings containing an asterisk (*) have sponsored a Wrightslaw conference.

Special Education State Regulations (Chapter 3525)
Special Education State Statutes (M.S. 125A.)

A Chance to Grow, Inc
1800 2nd Street NE
Minneapolis, MN 55418
(612) 706-5545; (612) 706-5509 (fax)
A Chance to Grow, Inc. Home Based Services include personal care services (PCA), PCA Choice, home health care, in-home support services for children. Flexible and individualized care is provided to help children build skills for independence.

Aboveboard Transportation
Fred Katwalo
7964 Brookdale Dr #334
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445-2722
(763) 390-4141; (612) 803-5292; (763) 390-5019 (fax)
Email: Aboveboard.transportation | at |
Non emergency wheel chair and non wheel chair transportation

Academy of Whole Learning Therapy Services
Karla Przybylski
3500 Williston Road
Minnetonka, MN 55345
(952) 737-6933
Email: therapyservices | at |
The Academy of Whole Learning Therapy Services offer personalized outpatient psychotherapy and Intensive Behavioral Intervention to all ages and backgrounds.

Achievement Therapy Services
Jennifer Leuthold MS CCC-SLP
3157 Superior Drive NW
Rochester, MN 55901
(507) 226-8844
Email: Jen | at |
Speech-language services for disorders/delays in speech, language, social-cognition/pragmatic language, voice, cognition, and swallowing. Social-language programs to provide tools to individuals for their social success.

Advance Therapy
Jennifer Jensen
6776 Lake Drive #220
Lino Lakes, MN 55014
(651) 784-7007; (651) 784-7992 (fax)
Email: jennifer.jensen | at |
North suburban outpatient clinic offering speech/language & occupational therapy, social skills, handwriting, Interactive Metronome, music therapy and Berard Auditory Integration Training & more!

Advantage PCA Services, Inc.
Cindy Urbaniak
11072 Country Ln
Brainerd, MN 56401
(218) 838-4543; (218) 270-2600 (fax)
Email: Cindyurb | at |
Specializing in Children's Home Health Care. Personal Care Assistant (PCA) services for children of all diagnosis. Providing families with a level of personal service that exceeds the Health Care Industry's highest standards.

African-American Lupus Foundation, Inc
Carol A. Taylor
3029 Second Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55408
(612) 822-0206; (612) 822-0253 (fax)
Email: samuel1600 | at |
Provide case management and referrals for families and children with Lupus, brain injuries and emotional behavior disorders. To include immigrants and refugees.

All Home Health Inc./Home Free Inc.
8100 26th Ave S. Suite #165
Bloomington, MN 55425
(952) 814-7400; (952) 484-5728; (952) 853-0966 (fax)
Email: Molly | at |
Personal Care Assistants and chore services for physically and/or cognitively challenged children/adults. We've served many MN counties for the past 20 years. Medical Assistance supported.

Arc Minnesota
2446 University Avenue West, Suite 110
St. Paul, MN 55114
(952) 920-0855; (952) 920-1480 (fax)
Email: info | at |
The Arc Minnesota provides information and assistance for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

Arc Northland
201 Ordean Building
Duluth, MN 55802
(218) 726-4725; (800) 317-6475
Email: arcnorthland | at |

Danelle Griner
1817 Ford Parkway
St. Paul, MN 55116
(651) 698-2859
Email: Dmgriner3 | at |
Therapeutic art activities for children with disabilities. Sessions explore art elements to provide opportunities for self expression and increased daily living skills.

Aspergers and Nonverbal Learning Disorder Center
Dr. Elizabeth Woods
8147 Maple Lane N
Maple Grove, MN 55311
(763) 486-8558
Email: info | at |
IEP Support and Development, IEP Meeting Advocacy, Behavior Management and Assessment Programs, Social Skills Training, Seminars

Associated Speech & Language Specialists, LLC
Melissa Nelson
2385 Ariel Street N., Suite B
Maplewood, MN 55109
(651) 773-3208; (651) 783-5612 (fax)
Email: maplewood | at |
Evaluate and treat children and young adults with communication challenges, including: autism, apraxia, articulation, cleft lip/palate, feeding, voice, fluency, language processing, and language delays.

Associated Speech & Language Specialists, LLC
Melissa Nelson
1707 Cope Ave. E, Suite C-D
Maplewood, MN 55109
(651) 773-3208; (651) 783-5612 (fax)
Email: maplewood | at |
Evaluate and treat children and young adults with communication challenges, including: autism, apraxia, articulation, cleft lip/palate, feeding, voice, fluency, language processing, and language delays.

Associated Speech & Language Specialists, LLC
Connie Balke
3001 Harbor Lane North, Suite 120
Plymouth, MN 55447
(763) 551-3652; (763) 551-1334 (fax)
Email: plymouth | at |
Evaluate and treat children and young adults with communication challenges, including: autism, apraxia, articulation, cleft lip/palate, feeding, voice, fluency, language processing, and language delays.

Associated Speech & Language Specialists, LLC
561 W. 7th Street
St. Paul, MN 551102
(651) 225-4558; (651) 225-9474 (fax)
Evaluate and treat children and young adults with communication challenges, including: autism, apraxia, articulation, cleft lip/palate, feeding, voice, fluency, language processing, and language delays.

Autism Consultant, Special Needs Tutoring
Julia Erdelyi
1123 Woodbridge Street
St. Paul, MN 55117
(651) 442-1714
Email: karolysgirl | at |
Consulting and tutoring services available. Information and training on best practices in education for people who have Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Autism Matters, Inc.
Tara Bertone, M.A., CCC-SLP
1901 Mainstreet, Suite A
Hopkins, MN 55343
(952) 935-6044; (612) 432-0402; (952) 935-6073 (fax)
Email: info | at |
We specialize in speech-language therapy, ABA/VB therapy, and academic tutoring for children with autism spectrum disorder.

* Autism Society of Minnesota
970 Raymond Avenue, Suite 101
St. Paul, MN 55114
(651) 647-1083

* Autism Society of Minnesota sponsored a Wrightslaw program in 2009.

Autism Spectrum Disorders Program
Robin K. Rumsey, Ph.D.
Division of Pediatric Clinical Neuroscience
University of Minnesota
420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 486
Minneapolis, MN 55455
(612) 625-3617; (612) 624-7681 (fax)
Email: rumse002 | at |
We offer a multidisciplinary team evaluation for possible autism spectrum disorder.

James M. Baldus, PhD, LP
5200 Maywood Road, Suite 202
Mound, MN 55364
(763) 913-6292; (612) 808-8569 (fax)
Email: amyjim | at |
Family and individual counseling, IEP/School consultations, evaluations, rare disabilities, child advocate

Behavior Care Specialists
Taylor Byrne M.Ed., BCBA
735 3rd St SW
Perham, MN 56573
(218) 214-9950
Email: taylorb | at |
BCS offers treatment utilizing Applied Behavior Analysis for individuals with Autism. Individualized and comprehensive programming is developed for every client to obtain the best possible outcome.

Behavioral Consulting Services
110 West Grant St. 9J
Minneapolis, MN 55403
(612) 805-6658
Email: lheezen | at |
Board Certifed Behavior Analyst working with children with autism, developmental/cognitive and emotional/behavioral disabilities; specialize in conducting a Functional Behavioral Analysis, etc.

Blossom Child Psychology & Behavioral Health Center
Gretchen Lewis-Snyder, PhD, LP
11900 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 216E
Minnetonka, MN 55305
(952) 545-3300; (612) 719-5422 (fax)
Specializing in work with children ages 2-18 and helping parents respond to challenging behaviors, anxiety, and depression. Services include assessment, individual/family therapy.

Boost! Learning Enrichment Programs
Sara Tinklenberg
1601 E. Hwy 13, Suite 209
Burnsville, MN 55337
(952) 807-1081
Email: boostlearning | at |
Boost! provides social skills groups, individual/family therapy, tutoring, training and consultation services for children with unique learning needs.

Brain Injury Association of Minnesota
43 Main Street, S.E., Suite 135
Minneapolis, MN 55414
(612) 378-2742; (800) 669-6442 (in MN)
Email: info | at |

Jennifer Bennett, MS, LP
11900 Wayzata Blvd. Suite 214
Minnetonka, MN 55305
(952) 446-7933; (952) 405-6977 (fax)
Email: jennifer | at |
Neuropsychological assessment for learning, attention, information processing, and developmental disorders in children and adults

CAP Project Attorney
Legal Aid Society of Minneapolis
430 First Avenue, N., Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55401-1780
(612) 332-1441

Capernaum Pediatric Therapy, Inc.
6625 Lyndale Ave. S., Ste.430
Richfield, MN 55423-2373
(952) 285-2840; (952) 285-2830 (fax)
Capernaum Pediatric Therapy - We serve children in need of Physical, Occupational and Speech services where they live, learn, and play!

Center for the Challenging Child, LLC
Tina Feigal
2233 N. Hamline Ave., Suite 212
Roseville, MN 55113
(651) 453-0123
Email: tfeigal | at |
Understand your child's behavior: learn what to do. Children of all ages with ADHD, ODD, Dev. Delays, Attachment issues, giftedness or no diagnosis at all.

Center for Self-Growth and Renewal
Margo Larsen, Psychologist
600 DeMers Avenue, Suite 404
Grand Forks, ND 58201
(701) 746-4400; (701) 746-6034 (fax)
Assessment behavoir Intervention consultation with schools.

A Chance To Grow, Inc.
Erica Dickerson
1800 2nd Street NE
Minneapolis, MN 55418
(612) 706-5538; (612) 789-1236; (612) 706-5555 (fax)
Email: edickerson | at |
A non-profit organization providing Speech, Occupational, Physical and Vision Therapies, Auditory Processing Assessments and Neurotechnology Services.

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota
2530 Chicago Avenue South
Suite 267
Minneapolis, MN 55404
1825 Woodwinds Drive
Suite 100
Woodbury, MN 55125
1835 West County Road C
Suite 130
Roseville, MN 55113
7767 Elm Creek Boulevard
Suite 300
Maple Grove, MN 55369
345 North Smith Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55102
5950 Clearwater Drive, Suite 500
Minnetonka, MN 55343
(612) 813-6709; (612) 813-6593 (fax)
Email: brook.wheeler | at |
Outpatient Rehabilitation Clinic offering comprehensive pediatric OT, PT and Speech services.

Children's Therapy Center, Inc
Sue Lacher, Kathy White, Laura Brandel
2795 Pilot Knob Road, #100
Eagan, MN 55122
(651) 994-9644; (651) 994-8962 (fax)
14635 Pennock Ave, #300
Apple Valley, MN 55124
(952) 997-2823; (952) 997-6931 (fax)
Email: sue | at |
Children's Therapy Center, Inc provides speech, occupational, and physical therapy services to children with physical, developmental, and sensory processing delays.

Coach Nakumbe's Foundation for Change
8014 Olson Hwy 55, Ste. 197
Golden Valley, MN 55427
(612) 284-2151; (612) 486-6880 (fax)
Email: admin | at |
CNFFC provides a family-centered approach to providing discipline to youth with emotional or behavior disorders and positive behavior support / coaching skills/practices to EBD youth.

Community Ed Network on Disability (CEND)
Project SOAR
5621 County Rd 101
Minnetonka, MN 55345
(952) 401-5077; (952) 401-5011 (fax)
Web:, click on Community Partners, click on CEND
The Community Ed Network on Disability (CEND) provides programming and services to parents and their children via customized classes, accommodations for community ed classes, advocacy and membership on local CTIC's.

Community Educator / Family Advocate
Linda Lee Soderstrom MA, LPN
251 Benson Dr
Lewiston, MN 55952
(507) 523-2327
Email: fastxfarNwide | at |
Ms. Soderstrom MA, LPN provides telephone advocacy for persons and families having fetal alcohol spectrum disorders; will attend IEPs or medical team meetings with families.

Counseling Psychologists of Woodbury
Robin McLeod, PhD, LP
1789 Woodlane Drive, Suite C
Woodbury, MN 55125
(651) 739-7539
Email: info | at |
Our staff provides counseling to teens and adults struggling with depression, anxiety, autism, asperger syndrome, ADHD, or other learning disabilities. Visit website for more information.

CVI Cristo Vive International
Becky Vaughn
P.O. Box 527
Big Lake, MN 55309
(763) 263-1526; (763) 263-5966 (fax)
Email: cvi | at |
We provide a fun safe camp experience for children with disabilities.

Laurie A. Cylkowski, Esq.
Attorney at Law
4590 Scott Trail, Suite 210
Eagan, MN 55122
(651) 882-7808; (651) 882-7806 (fax)
Email: laurie | at |
Advocacy and representation for children with special needs.

Michael C. Davis, Esq.
46 E. 4th Street
Suite 1042 Minn. Bldg.
St. Paul, Minnesota 55101
(651) 222-4396
Email: michaeljyd | at |

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services Division
located in St. Paul, MN with a total of 8 regional offices located throughout the state.
(651) 297-1316; (651) 297-1313 (TTY); (651) 215-6388 (fax)
Email: dhhs.metro | at |

DHHS offices serve Minnesotans of any age who are deaf, hard of hearing, late deafened or deafblind, as well as parents and family members. Services include information and referral and direct client assistance.

NOTE: Contact information for the TED program includes:

(800) 657-3663; (800) 657-3513 (TTY); (651) 215-6388 (fax)

NOTE: Contact information for the Greater MN area:

Northern Area
DHHS Duluth Office
(888) 234-1322; (888) 723-3344 (TTY)

DHHS NE (Virginia)
(218) 748-2253; (218) 748-2252 (TTY)

DHHS Upper NW (Bemidji)
(888) 663-8329 (Voice/TTY)

Southern Area
DHHS Southwest (St. Peter)
(507) 931-7580; (507) 931-7579 (TTY)

DHHS Southeast (Rochester)
(800) 311-1148 (Voice/TTY)

Central Area
DHHS E/W Central (St. Cloud)
(800) 456-3690 (Voice/TTY)

DHHS Northwest (Fergus Falls)
(800) 456-7589 (Voice/TTY)

Disabilities Have Abilities Advocate Services
Kelly Gorman
13533 Dellwood Way
Rosemount, MN 55068
(651) 216-2285
Email: Gorm628 | at |
Read/ review ASR, attend IEP mtgs, assist with IEP development, offer advice for “ next step”, my services are at no cost to parents.

Disability Professionals LLC
Dennis Teachout
PO Box 3402
Mankato, MN 56002
(877) 678-1832
Email: dennis | at |
Offering families help with disability claims.

Down Syndrome Association of Minnesota
668 Transfer Road
St. Paul, MN 55114
(651) 603-0720; (800) 511-3696

Due Process Hearings
If you have questions regarding hearing procedures or decisions, please contact Jim Mortenson at 651/582-8604 or Jim.Mortenson | at |

Dyslexia Institute of MN / The Reading Center
Nancy Sears
847 5th St. NW
Rochester MN 55901
(507) 288-5271; (507) 288-6424 (fax)
Email: Read | at |
The Reading Center, a non-profit, United Way agency, has been providing educational evaluations and services for children and adults with dyslexia since 1951.

Epic Freestyle Karate Centers
Tommy Brown
10320 Nathan Lane North
Maple Grove, MN 55369
(952) 288-8932
Email: epickarate | at |
Here at EPIC Freestyle Karate Centers our SPECIAL WARRIORS class is specifically designed for our students with special needs.

Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota
2356 University Avenue, W., Suite 405
St. Paul, MN 55114
(651) 646-8675; (800) 779-0777

Regs and Statutes relating to Special Education as of September 2018

Special Education State Regulations (Chapter 3525)
Special Education State Statutes (M.S. 125A.)

Expressions in Motion
Expressions in Motion LLC
2052 13th Ave. W.
Shakopee, MN 55379
(952) 212-0385; (952) 445-1688 (fax)
Email: k | at |
Speech and Language therapy home-based and in clinic. Known for extraordinary evidence-based techniques for children with Autism, using the Miller Method.

Family Achievement Center
8320 City Centre Drive
Woodbury, MN 55125
(651) 738-9888; (651) 738-9880; (651) 738-9889 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Family Achievement Center is a mutli-disciplinary clinic providing services in physical, occupational and speech therapies to children and teens. Social skills & play groups; aquatic therapy, SOS Feeding Groups.

Family Attachment and Counseling Center
Todd Nichols, MA, MPAFF
18322C Minnetonka Boulevard
Wayzata, MN 55391
(952) 475-2818; (952) 475-1637; (952) 475-3356 (fax)
Email: todd | at |
FACC is a psychological clinic that specializes in working with children/adolescents/families who suffer from attachment issues, trauma (PTSD), anxiety disorders, depression, ODD, autism, mood disorders, ADHD, FAS/FAE, etc.

Family Speech & Therapy Services
Melissa Lonsky
15590 90th St. NE
Otsego, MN 55330
(763) 755-4275
Email: Khungaski | at |
Provides speech-language, occupational and feeding therapy. We help individuals with deficits in communication, feeding, self-help, motor, sensory skills reach their fullest potential

Family Support Connection/MN Hands & Voices
Candace Lindow-Davies
Lifetrack Resources
709 University Avenue West
St. Paul, MN 55104-4804
(866) 346-4543; (651) 265-2435; (651) 265-2318 (fax)
Email: fsc | at |
Families of deaf and hard of hearing children contact this parent-to-parent organization for unbiased information about a multitude of topics and connections to other families.

Family Voices of Minnesota
PO Box 2234
Stillwater, MN 55082
(612) 816-7721
Email: network | at |
Provides tools for families to make informed decisions, build partnerships and serve as a trusted resource on health care.

Nanci Fine, MS Ed, Advocate
9000 Sequoia Road
Woodbury, MN
(651) 735-4240
Email: nftimes2 | at |
Family Advocacy and coaching in the special education arena and referrals to other needed services. IEP Meeting attendance as forms review.

2400 W. 64th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55423
(612) 861-1688; (612) 861-6050 (fax)
Email: fraser | at |
Fraser is Minnesota’s largest provider of autism services. Fraser serves children and adults with over 60 different types of disabilities through healthcare, education, and housing.

Freedom Resource Center for Independent Living
2701 9th Avenue SW
Fargo, ND 58103
(800) 450-0459; (701) 478-0459
Email: markb | at |
We provide information, referral services, assist obtaining adaptive equipment, advocacy (including IEP's), independent living skills, ADA accessibility surveys, call or write for more information.

Functional Kids
Julie Ernest
2495 Maplewood Dr. Suite 313
Maplewood, MN 55109
(651) 770-8884; (651) 770-8151 (fax)
Email: speech | at |
Occupational and speech therapy for children of all ages and abilities. feeding therapy, individual/group sessions, SOS, oral motor therapy, RDI, SI, PROMPT, Friendship/social groups and more.

Goodwill/Easter Seals
2543 Como Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108
(651) 646-2591 (V/TTY); (800) 669-6719

Great Minds Learning Center
Marianne Jylha
520 NW First Avenue
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
(218) 999-5525
Email: gmlc | at |
I am a reading teacher and am a certified Barton Reading and Spelling tutor. I also provide screening for dyslexia.

Groves Academy
Debbie Moran
3200 Hwy. 100 South
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
(952) 920-6377
Email: morand | at |
Groves Academy offers a complete academic program for 1st–12th grade LD/ADHD students. Groves also offers diagnostic services, tutoring, summer programs, teacher training and community outreach workshops for parents and educators.

Hennepin CTIC (Community Transition Interagency Committee)
Provides information and support for students with disabilities and their families. CTIC's mission is to connect youth/young adults with disabilities and their families to community resources; empower them to strengthen advocacy skills in order to navigate their life plan.

South West CTIC Representative
Colleen Haggar

(952) 944-7521, #55
Email: colleen_haggar | at |

NW CTIC Representative
Deb Williamson
(763) 550-7109

Impact Psychology
Dr. Jason Eckerman
700 Commerce Drive, Suite 295
Woodbury, MN 55125
(651) 204-4034; (651) 998-8838 (fax)
Email: drjason | at |
Provides comprehensive psychological assessments for kids with learning disabilities (like dyslexia, dysgraphia, and dyscalculia) and ADHD.

In the Company of Kids Creative Arts Center, LLC
Bonnie Kaye/Artistic Director
190 So. River Ridge Circle
Burnsville, MN 55337
(952) 736-3644; (952) 736-3621 (fax)
Email: Bonnie.companyofkids | at |
Theater School teaching social skills, communication, problem solving through the Arts. Acting, dance, improv, voice for children on the Autism Spectrum.

Margaret O'Sullivan Kane
1654 Grand Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105
(651) 222-8611; (651) 221-2623 (fax)
Email: mkane | at |
A voice for students in Minnesota. Kane Education Law provides legal representation for student in public education including special education, civil rights, personal injury and juvenile justice.

Kids Abilties, Inc
Carol Gilligan, Jenny Sargent
490 West Highway 96, Suite 300
Shoreview, MN 55126
(651) 451-3016; (651) 481-7040 (fax)
Email: kidsabilities | at |
Physical, occupational and speech therapy services. Including SOS approach to feeding, Talk Tools, Interactive Metronome, Therapeutic Listening, oral motor, Handwriting Without Tears, Pnuemex

Kidspeak Ltd.
Amy Chouinard, MA CCC-SLP
9048 Peony Lane North
Maple Grove, MN 55311
(763) 416-9313; (763) 416-4530 (fax)
Email: amy | at |
Providing IN-HOME speech and feeding evaluations and therapy for children with a variety of disabilities from birth through adolescence. Servicing the Twin Cities Metro area, St. Cloud and Redwing.

The Lazarus Project
Peggy Howell
1200 Ford Road, Suite 2
Minnetonka, MN 55305
(763) 519-1197; (763) 519-1198 (fax)
Email: peggy | at |
A nonprofit agency providing center-based ABA therapy and in-home parent training for children with autism using intensive early intervention applied behavior therapy.

Learn To Succeed
Kelly Haws, MS Learning Disab.
1749 7th St. S. Suite #3
St. Cloud, MN 56301
(320) 249-3050
Email: kmhaws | at |
Kelly Haws, MS is a certified Barton tutor, Dyslexia Specialist and HWT certified. She has over 25 years of experience in the field Learning Disabilities.

Learning Disabilities Association of Minnesota
6100 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 55422
(952) 582-6000; (952) 582-6031 (fax)
Email: info | at |
A nonprofit agency serving those with learning disabilities, ADHD, and other learning difficulties. We offer diagnostic assessments, tutoring, workshops, support groups, and referrals.

Lifetrack/Hands & Voices of Minnesota
709 University Avenue West
St. Paul, MN 55104-4804
(651) 227-8471; (651) 227-0621 (fax)
Email: mnhv | at |
Provides parent to parent support to families of children who are deaf and hard of hearing by providing unbiased information on communication options, etc.

Lindamood-Bell® Twin Cities Learning Center
3300 Edinborough Way, Suite 206
Edina, MN 55435
Phone: (952) 835-0700; (952) 835-2790 (fax)
Email: | at |

Linda Martens Dyslexia Tutoring Specialist
119 Hall Lane
Alden, MN 56009
(507) 473-5214
Email: rlmartens | at |
I tutor children with dyslexia, as well as other children, who struggle with spelling and reading.

MedLife Solutions - GLEE Therapy
901 Twelve Oaks Center Drive, Ste. 900
Wayzata, MN 55391
(888) 969-4810
Email: info | at |
GLEE is an integrated dance and music therapy program for children with learning, physical, communication, emotional and/or social challenges.

Meld Special Coordinator
219 North Second Street, Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55401
(612) 332.7563 ext. 117
Email: slaski | at |
Meld is a nationally recognized program providing education and support to parents of children (ages birth to 12) with disabilities or chronic illnesses.

Mental Health Association of Minnesota
2021 E. Hennepin Avenue, Suite 412
Minneapolis, MN 55413
(612) 331-6840
Email: info | at |

Metropolitan Center for Independent Living
1600 University Avenue West, Suite 16
St. Paul, MN 55104-3834
(651) 646-8342; (651) 603-2001 (TTY)

Catherine M. Michael, JD
Hollingsworth & Zivitz, PC
(317) 696-4159; (317) 569-2202 (fax)
Email: cmichael | at |
Michigan Mailing Address:
3148 Plainfield NE, SUITE 137
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Indiana Office:
Two Penn Mark - 5th Floor
11555 N. Meridian Street, Ste. 530
Carmel, Indiana 46032
The Education Law Team works exclusively in the area of education law and children's rights. Our education law team assists clients with a variety of legal matters from disciplinary issues to due process hearings for special needs children. We also work with parents in cases where a child has been injured or abused at school.

The Minnesota Association for Children's Mental Health
165 Western Avenue, Suite 2
St. Paul, MN 55102
(651) 644-7333; (800) 528-4511 (In MN)
Email: dsaxhaug | at |

Minnesota Commission Serving Deaf and Hard of Hearing People
Human Services Building
444 Lafayette Road
St. Paul, MN 55155-3814
(612) 297-7305 (V/TTY)
Email: mary.hartnett | at |

Minnesota Congress of Parents, Teachers and Students
1557 Coon Rapids Boulevard, N.W.
Coon Rapids, MN 55433
(763) 767-8181
Email: mn_office | at |

Minnesota Department of Education
712 Capitol Square Building
550 Cedar Street
Saint Paul, MN 55101
(612) 296-2358; (612) 282-5892 (fax)

Minnesota Department of Education, Division of Special Education
1500 Highway 36 West
Roseville, MN 55113-4266
(651) 582-8289; (651) 582-8201 (TTY)
Web: Click here

Minnesota Disability Law Center
430 First Avenue, N., Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55401-1780
(612) 332-1441

Minnesota Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities
370 Centennial Office Building
658 Cedar Street
St. Paul, MN 55155
(651) 296-4018; (651) 297-9962 (TTY)
Email: admin.dd | at |

Minnesota Intensive Early Intervention Program
Minnesota Autism Center
3001 Broadway St NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413
(612) 767-4200

Minnesota On-Line Special Needs Directory
Email: coop0001 | at |

Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
1885 University Avenue, Suite 395
St. Paul, MN 55105
(651) 917-2370
Email: info | at |

Minnesota Parent Leadership Network
Jennifer Arntz
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 55427
(866) 837-3393; (763) 450-5043; (763) 450-5005 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Support and training for parents of children with mental health disorders who are leaders working to improve programs and services within children's mental health systems.

Minnesota Resource Center: Blind/Visual Impairments
Minnesota Department of Children, Families, and Learning
P.O. Box 308
Faribault, MN 55021-0308
(507) 332-5510; (800) 657-3859 (In MN)
Email: Jean.Martin | at |

Minnesota Resource Center: Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Minnesota Department of Children, Families, and Learning
P.O. Box 308
Faribault, MN 55021-0308
(507) 332-5491 (V/TTY); (800) 657-3936 (V/TTY)
Email: mary.cashman-bakken | at |

MN Special Education Consultants
William Sand, Esq.
4669 White Bear Parkway
Saint Paul, MN 55110
(612) 726-3529; (888) 950-9174 (fax)
Email: sand | at |
Providing representation at IEP meetings, 504 plan meetings, resolution sessions, and due process hearings.

Minnesota Special Education Mediation Service (MNSEMS)
Patricia McGinnis
MNSEMS Coordinator
1500 Highway 36 West
Roseville, MN 55113
(651) 582-8222; (866) 466-7367; (651) 582-8498 (fax)
MNSEMS offers impartial third parties as mediators of conflicts and as facilitators of IEP meetings. Any agency service providers, educators, parents, guardians or students can be parties in special education mediation.

Minnesota Special Education Website

Minnesota Speech-Language-Hearing Association
P.O. Box 26115
St. Louis Park, MN 55426
(952) 920-0787
Email: msha | at |

Minnesota STAR Program
Room 309 50 Sherburne Ave
St. Paul, MN 55155
(651) 296-277; (800) 657-3862; (651) 296-9478 (TTY); (800) 657-3895 (TTY)
Email: star.program | at |

Minnetonka Pediatric Therapy Center
Kaye Koelker Baumgardner
11140 Highway 55, Suite C
Plymouth, MN 55441
(763) 595-0812; (763) 595-0824 (fax)
Email: kaye.k | at |
Pediatric sensory motor based OT, PT, ST clinic working with clients from infancy through 21 years of age.

MN ADOPT (formerly MN Adoption Resource Network)
Rachel Walstad, ED
1221 Nicollet Ave. #501
Minneapolis, MN 55403
(612) 861-7115; (612) 861-7112 (fax)
Email: ealewine | at |
Serves adoptive and foster families whose children are experiencing myriad physical, mental or emotional considerations by providing information, resources, education, public awareness, and support.

Mount Olivet Rolling Acres
Steve Anderson
7200 Rolling Acres Road, P.O. Box 220
Victoria, MN 55386
(952) 474-5974; (952) 401-4846; (952) 474-3652 (fax)
Email: stevea | at |
Services include comprehensive behavior assessment and intervention for kids with disabilities, including ASD, in home and school settings.Temporary residential available.

MultiSensory Reading Solutions LLC
Robin Rovick
3000 Croft Drive
Minneapolis, MN 55418
(612) 770-2103
Email: robin.rovick | at |
Nationally certified Academic Language Therapist and Dyslexia Tutor, working with children and adults to build reading, writing, and literacy omprehension.

National Alliance on Mental Illness of MN (NAMI)
Sue Abderholden
800 Transfer Road, Suite 31
St. Paul, MN 55114
(651) 645-2948; (651) 645-7379 (fax)
Working to improve the lives of children and adults with mental illness and their families

National Center on Secondary Education and Transition
University of Minnesota
6 Pattee Hall
150 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis MN 55455
(612) 624-2097; (612) 624-9344 (fax)
Email: ncset | at |

National Federation of the Blind of Minnesota
100 E. 22nd Street
Minneapolis, MN 55404-2514
(612) 872-0100
Email: info | at |

Northland School of Dance - Precious Gems Special Needs Dance Class
12425 Champlin Dr
Champlin, MN 55316
(763) 421-5443
Email: nsoddance | at |
Offering classes for special needs children to young adults with disabilities.

Occupational Skills Program
Rochester Community & Technical College
Vicky Keller-Schleeter
851 30th Avenue SE
Rochester, MN 55904
(507) 529-2722
Email: vicky.keller-schleeter | at |
Courses focus on education for individuals with mild-moderate disabilities gaining competitive entry level employment. Target population: individuals outside of a sheltered work environment.

Orton Gillingham Reading Specialists
Brenda Zehnder
5215 Edina Industrial Blvd., Ste. 200
Edina, MN 55439
(952) 920-9280; (952) 929-9291 (fax)
Email: karen | at |
Individualized, interactive and highly effective reading and spelling instruction for students of all ages. Orton Gillingham teacher training with AOGPE Fellow.

PACER Center, Inc.
8161 Normandale Blvd.
Minneapolis, MN 55437-1044
(952) 838-9000
Email: pacer | at |

Parent Partnership Project
Cheryl Triplett
14713 Clover Glen Lane
Little Falls, MN 56345
(320) 631-2504
Email: triplettcl | at |
One to one parent support, small group and retreat trainings, assistance with and at meetings, information about local and state services. No cost to parents.

Part C: Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities
Minnesota Department of Children, Families and Learning
1500 Highway 36 West
Roseville, MN 55113-4266
(651) 582-8436; (651) 582-8201 (TTY)

Pediatric Therapy Services, Inc.
Nancy Dobson
309 Holly Lane
Mankato, MN 56001
(507)388-KIDS (5437); (507) 388-2108 (fax)
Email: mary | at |
We are an outpatient rehabilitation facility. Our background consists of over 15 years of specializing in physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy for children from birth to 18 years of age.

Pilot Parents
201 Ordean Bldg.
Duluth, MN 55802
(218) 726-4725

Programs for Children with Disabilities: Ages 3 through 5
ECSE Specialist
Community Collaboration Team
Minnesota Department of Children, Families and Learning
986 Capitol Square Building
550 Cedar Street
St. Paul, MN 55101

Programs for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities: Ages Birth through 2
Interagency Early Intervention Project for
Young Children with Disabilities and Their Families
Minnesota Department of Children, Families and Learning
Capitol Square Bldg., Room 927
550 Cedar Street
St. Paul, MN 55101
(612) 296-7032

Reach for Resources Inc.
1001 Highway 7, #217
Hopkins, MN 55305
(952) 988-4177
Provides recreation and respite, mental health services, life skills training, and in-home support services to children and adults with cognitive disabilities.

Reading Therapy Center, Inc.
Susan Meyer
108 Becker Avenue SE
Willmar, MN 56201
(320) 214-7011
Email: readingtherapycenter | at |
Reading, Math, Speech and Language Rehabilitation Services for Children and Adults.

Rosenberg Center
Susan Peterson
1933 County Road B2, Suite 100
Roseville, MN 55113
(651) 636-4155
Clinic for children with developmental and behavioral needs. Services include: comprehensive team evaluations;medical services; speech/language, psychological, educational, and occupational therapy; social skills; and tutoring.

School Law Center, LLC
Sherri Byrne Dimke
520 Fifth Street South
St. Paul, MN 55102
(651) 222-6288
Email: sdimke | at |
Attorneys who provide legal advocacy to children and families in all areas of school law, including: special education, discipline, bullying and discrimination.

Scottish Rite Clinic for Childhood Language Disorders
28 West Second Street
Duluth, MN 55802
(218) 720-3911
Email: srclinic | at |

SMILES Center for Independent Living
Joanne Hovey
709 South Front
Mankato, MN 56001
(507) 345-7139; (507) 345-8429 (fax)
Services include: Recreation, Peer Counseling, Transition, Ramp Project, Advocacy, Information and Referral, Independent Living Skills, Assistive Technology and Environmental Access, and Alternatives to Institutional Care.

Southwest Christian High School
Ann Broscoff, M. ED. Director of Special Education
103 Peavey Road, Chaska, MN 55318
(952) 556-0040; (952) 556-5567 (fax)
Email: a_broscoff | at |
We offer academic assessment, consultation, and NILD educational therapy services to students enrolled in our grades 9-12 program and to the community at large.

Special Education Complaints

Speech and Language Connections
LeeAnn Kyriakides
7231 Forestview Lane N.
Maple Grove, MN 55369
(763) 315-6616; (763) 234-6616; (763) 315-8894 (fax)
Email: leeann | at |
Out patient clinic provides speech and language assessments and treatment for children.

St. Croix Trail Blazers
Karen Harjes
c/o 11125 14th Street North
Lake Elmo, MN 55042
(651) 230-2581
Email: stcroixtrailblazers | at |
We are a registered non-profit. Our mission is to provide horseback riding, training, and competitive sports opportunities to individuals with physical, mental, and emotional challenges in a safe learning environment. We are also a participating delegation with Special Olympics Minnesota.

STAR Tutoring Service, LLC
Jana Pan, Director
6708 Emerson Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55423
(612) 866-0566
Email: StarTutoringService | at |
We provide individualized, experienced tutoring for learners of all ages and abilities, inspiring the motivation, opportunity, and self-confidence to succeed. We provide tutoring for all ages, specializing in standardized test prep. Free consultation, flexible scheduling.

State Agency for the Visually Impaired
State Services for the Blind
Department of Economic Security
2200 University Avenue, W., Suite 240
St. Paul, MN 55114-1840
(651) 642-0500; (800) 652-9000

State Developmental Disabilities Program
Community Support for Minnesotans with Disabilities
Department of Human Services
444 Lafayette Road
St. Paul, MN 55155-3872
(651) 582-1927

State Mental Health Agency
Department of Human Services
Human Services Building
444 Lafayette Road
St. Paul, MN 55155-3844
(651) 297-3209

State Mental Health Representative for Children and Youth
Children's Mental Health Division
Department of Human Services
Human Services Building
444 Lafayette Road
St. Paul, MN 55155-3860
(651) 215-1382

State Vocational Rehabilitation Agency
Rehabilitation Services Branch
Department of Economic Security
390 N. Robert Street, 5th Floor
St. Paul, MN 55101
(651) 296-7510

Success in Motion
Naomi Siegal, OTR
2637 27th Ave S, suite 212
Minneapolis, MN 55406
(612) 250-5097
Email: successimot | at |
Clinic providing Occupational Therapy services for children including Sensory Integration, Therapeutic Listening, CranioSacral, Interactive Metronome, Fine and Gross Motor skills, daily living skills and more.

SunnyDays Therapy, Inc
Kelly Peters MA, OTR/L
11700 Wayzata Blvd, Minnetonka, MN 55305
10273 Yellow Circle Dr., Minnetonka, MN 55343
(952) 223-2506; (952) 443-2038 (fax)
Email: kelly | at |
SunnyDays Therapy provides occupational therapy services to children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Supporting Success for Children with Hearing Loss
Karen L. Anderson, PhD
1775 Garland Lane N.
Plymouth, MN 55447
(888) 963-8991; (480) 393-4331 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Supporting Success for Children with Hearing Loss is an online resource with extensive information including legal guidelines for appropriate services. Consultation, including advocacy, is available.

Robert Garrett, M.A., MCC, ACT
6616 2nd Ave., South
Minneapolis, MN 55423
(651) 314-4450; (651) 285-7535
Email: RobbGarrett | at |
Providing services by phone and in person -- nationwide. Serving kids, teens, university and graduate students and parents: structure, support, education, skills development, life balance via ADD / ADHD and Life Coaching.

Frank Taylor, Esq.
4601 Ewing Avenue South
P.O. Box 24388
Minneapolis, MN 55410
(612) 920-8371; (612) 558-0063; (612) 926-3820
F. Taylor & Associates is involved in advocating and assisting parents in finding solutions to their problems. (Normal & Special Education)

The Teaching Nomad
Candace Burckhardt
9508 Pleasant Ave S.
Bloomington, MN 55420
(715) 316-1159
Email: theteachingnomad | at |
Professional development, training, & consulting services available for schools. Services for families include tutoring, advocacy, evaluation/IEP consultation.

Therapeutic Frameworks, Inc.
6519 Nicollet Avenue South, Suite 301
Richfield, MN 55423
(612) 243-1514; (612) 384-9046; (612) 869-1778 (fax)
Email: kidz_ot | at |
Outpatient, sensory based OT and limited ST. Fine motor development/ handwriting/ self help skills. Berard AIT, Craniosacral Therapy, Lymph Drainage.

Therapy Connections for Kids
Kelly Hungaski
300 Coon Rapids Boulevard, suite 200
Coon Rapids, MN 55433
(763) 767-0854; (763) 862-6533 (fax)
Email: Kelly90171 | at |
Providing speech, occupational, physical therapy for children with a variety of disabilities from birth through adolescence. We offer feeding groups and social skills programs as needed.

Therapy for Me!, Inc.
Lucy Segesky, OTR/L
7570 Market Place Drive
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
(952) 944-0240; (612) 799-3771; (952) 944-0241 (fax)
A sensory based clinic offering OT, ST, and PT services for children with special needs such as ASD, Downs Syndrome, CP, ADHD, language disorders, and more.

The Therapy Place
Lynn Kopfmann
900 W 94th Street
Bloomington, MN 55420
(952) 885-0418; (952) 885-0173 (fax)
Email: info | at |
A pediatric outpatient clinic that serves children with special needs, offering Occupational, Speech and Physical Therapy along with Peer Play Groups, Handwriting Groups & Yoga Classes.

True Balance
Dr. Leslie
15920 233rd Street
Little Falls, MN 56345
(218) 831-1871; (320) 632-5524 (fax)
Email: info | at |
We are a child and parent friendly environment offering autism evaluation, consultation, and therapies for children and families. We also offer Equine Facilitated Therapy and Individual, Family, and Couples Therapy.

Tutoring Duluth / PASSED
Deb Dwyer
518 N. 19th Ave. E.
Duluth, MN 55812
(218) 340-7393
Email: dwyers | at |
PASSED (Parents Advocating for Student Success in EDucation) Coordinator. Meets monthly. Call for details. Orton-Gillingham trained tutor.

United Cerebral Palsy of Minnesota
Griggs-Midway Building
1821 University Avenue, S., Suite S-219
St. Paul, MN 55104-2892
(651) 646-7588; (800) 328-4827, ext. 1437
Email: ucpmn | at |

University Center For Excellence on Developmental Disabilities
ICI Institute on Community Integration
Minnesota’s University Center on Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
University of Minnesota
102 Pattee Hall
150 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
(612) 624-6300

Upstream Arts, Inc
Julie Guidry
3501 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55407
(612) 331-4584; (612) 353-6638 (fax)
Email: info | at |
The mission of Upstream Arts is enhancing the lives of youth with disabilities by promoting social and vocational independence through the power of arts education.

Vocational Education for Students with Disabilities
Secondary Vocational Education Specialist
State Board of Vocational, Technical Education
Capitol Square Bldg.,
550 Cedar Street
St. Paul, MN 55101
(612) 296-1085

VSA Arts of Minnesota
Craig Dunn, Executive Director
528 Hennepin Ave., Suite #305
Minneapolis, MN 55403
(612) 332-3888; (612) 305-0132 (fax)
Email: intern | at |
VSA Minnesota's mission is to create a community where people with disabilities can learn through, participate in and access the arts.

Welcome Spoken Here
Jennifer Sommerness, Ed.S.
1812 Dupont Av. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55403
(612) 760-1263
Email: carl3326 | at |
Educational consultant with a background in inclusive education, educational administration, and staff development. I create collaborative school cultures and engaging school experiences for all learners.

Wheels for Wishes
Jamie Heiligman
2576 Doswell Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55108
(866) 920-0264; (651) 251-7662
Email: metroautoauctions | at |
Donate your car, truck, SUV, RV or boat, and help make local Minnesota children's wishes come true. Your generous gift will help us grant the wishes of local, Minnesota children with life threatening medical conditions, between the ages of 2 1/2 and 18.

The Whole Learning School
Ann Rooney, Head of School
12325 State Hwy. 55
Plymouth, MN 55441
(763) 231-2700
TWLS is a K-12 special education school addressing the academic and social and emotional concerns of each student and preparing them for independent adult life.

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