Parent Training and Information Center -  For parents of children with disabilities. To help them gain the knowledge and skills they need to be advocates for their children.



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Lay Advocacy


The Parent Training
and Information Center (PTIC) is a Program of theWestchester Independent Living Center (WILC) and its satellite office, Putnam Independent Living Services (PILS).
PTIC informs parents of children with special needs about their rights in the education system.
It provides training, advocacy, technical assistance, and information and referral services in Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, and Westchester counties.
Separate trainings and workshops are offered for professionals who work with children with disabilities and their families.

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PTIC is funded by Starbridge in Rochester, NY through their Parent Training and Information Center grant.

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Council of Parent Attorneys and Avocates

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Parent to Parent of New York State

Autism Resource Center

Job Accommodation Network

Office for People with Disabilities, Putnam County

LD On-line, Learning Disabilities Information & Resources

New York State Commission on Quality Care

Learning Disabilities Resources

National Center for Learning Disabilities

Learning Disabilities Association of America

The New York State Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities

Schwab Learning Center

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities

Putnam Independent Living Services, Putnam County

Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights

Technical Assistance Alliance for Parent Centers

Education Law

U.S. Department of Education

University of the State of New York, State Education Department

Vocational & Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities (VESID)

Wrights Law


WILC Main Office
200 Hamilton Avenue, 2nd Floor
White Plains, New York 10601
(914) 682-3926 (Voice)
866-933-5390 (VP/TTY)
(914) 682-8518 (FAX)
Directions to WILC

Satellite Office PILS
1441 Route 22, Suite 204,
Brewster, NY 10509
845-228-7457 (Voice)
866-933-5390 (VP/TTY)
845-228-7460 (Fax)
Directions to PILS

Yonkers Outreach Office
Pathways to Success
75 Riverdale Avenue
Yonkers, New York 10701
914-376-8600 (Voice)