The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) ensures students with a disability are provided with Free Appropriate Public Education that is tailored to their individual needs. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) provides equal opportunity for qualified individuals with disabilities, including students. These schools and organizations provide resources to service these needs.
TEL: (630) 942-2154
The College of DuPage’s Center for Access and Accommodations provides services for eligible students with disabilities.
TEL: (630) 665-8169
Donka, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that provides computer training and job readiness services to persons with physical, visual and limited learning disabilities.
TEL: (630) 617-3752
The Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy (ELSA) is a four-year, post-secondary certificate program for young adults, ages 18-28, with differing abilities.
TEL: (630) 864-3800
Giant Steps is as a therapeutic day school licensed and certified to exclusively serve students with a primary diagnosis of autism.
Indian Prairie School District 204 Special Needs PTA
Indian Prairie Special Needs PTA (IPSN) serves all schools located in Indian Prairie School District 204 and partners with the district to create a more inclusive educational experience for all children who require a special education plan.
TEL: (630) 355-6533
Little Friends is a human services agency operating three schools, vocational training programs, community-based residential opportunities and the Little Friends Center for Autism.
TEL: (630) 637-5264
North Central College’s Center for Student Success provides access and accommodation services for students with a physical, emotional and/or learning disability.