Special Needs Connections is a site based in Tennessee, dedicated to providing special needs families & individuals with important information as well as building connections with others.
Connect With Others Like You
Share your own experiences with others. Make connections. Find others who share your goals for your loved one.
Discover Important Information
Check out our newsroom for updated information like laws, trusts, taxes & other articles focused on helping special needs individuals & thier families.
Be Your Own Voice
Register for an account & begin writing down your experiences to share with the rest of the community.
I have 30 years of experience with special needs individuals. I was offered a job to work with these individuals through a school system in Tennessee in 2015. However, I had no experience working as a teacher. I had no idea how this experience would impact my life as well as show me how these children are denied education.read more
Introduction Special Education services through my local school district. Special Education Rights The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) orders that all children in the U.S. receive a free and appropriate public education in the least restrictive...read more
History For centuries, individuals with disabilities were dismissed & exiled from the outside world. Later on, they were institutionalized, denied education & were discriminated against in employment, housing, transportation & in many other aspects....read more
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