The Surrogate Parent Program is a federally mandated program that provides educational advocacy services for children and youth. It helps ensure that unaccompanied minors, homeless youth, and children under the jurisdiction of the Department of Children and Families (DCF) receive special education services.
For more information about the Surrogate Parent Program go to: https://portal.ct.gov/SDE/Special-Education/Surrogate-Parent-Program
TO FIND PROVIDERS IN CONNECTICUT’S COMMUNITY RESOURCES DATABASE:
Search by program name: Surrogate Parent Program
SOURCE: Connecticut Department of Children and Families; Connecticut Department of Education
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CONTENT LAST REVIEWED: February2021