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Education Information Resource Page

The following listings have mostly general information regarding education law and special education with some information about blindness/visual impairment. For education information specific to blindness/visual impairment, check with the organizations listed under Information about Blindness.

Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
1110 North Glebe Road, Suite 300
Arlington, VA 22201
1-888-CEC SPED

Professional organization dedicated to improving educational outcomes for children with exceptionalities.

Learning Resource Centers
Website for all centers:

LRC North
240 S. Harrison St., 6th Fl.
East Orange, NJ 07018


LRC North Satellite
322 American Road
Morris Plains, NJ 07950


LRC Central
2351 Route 130 South, Suite 3
P.O. Box 1012
Dayton, NJ 08810
LRC South
606 Delsea Dr.
Sewell, NJ 08080

Regional centers with curriculum materials for special needs students (usually not specific to blindness/VI); workshops for parents and teachers.

National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities (NICHCY)
PO Box 1492
Washington, DC 20013

Information on special education planning and laws; fact sheets on conditions; state resource sheets.

NJ Department of Education
Office of Special Education Programs
100 River View Plaza
PO Box 500
Trenton, NJ 08625-0500

Information about core curriculum, services, inclusion, and special education laws.

Regional Early Intervention Collaboratives (REIC)
Information and services regarding infants and toddlers whose development is at risk.

Helpful Hands
65 Willowbrook Boulevard, 6th Floor
Wayne, NJ 07470

Family Link REIC
2333 Morris Avenue, Suite A20
Union, NJ 07083

Mid-Jersey Cares
501 Hoes Lane, Suite 206
Piscataway, NJ 08854

Southern NJ REIC
Winslow Professional Bldg.
339 So. Route 73 Suite 6
Berlin, NJ 08009

Website for all regions:


Informative special education website.

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