• We provide a place where families of children with special needs can receive help with their issues and concerns. You can find information on various topics related to physical, mental, and intellectual disabilities. We will also update this webpage regularly with coming events, webinars, and video series to help you navigate different aspects of special education. This collection of online resources aims to serve as a one-stop shop for your family with assistance from Fayette County Public Schools, the state of Kentucky, and beyond.

June Spotlight: Service Dogs

  • Are you considering a service dog for your child? Listen to how a "best friend" named George helps this youngster every day:

    The ADA explains what is and what is not a service dog, and outlines your legal protections.

    See what the American Kennel Club recommends and how a dog can help someone living with a disability.

    Assistance Dogs International is a good starting point. Use the search tool to find places that train certain dogs or help you train your own.

    four different types of service dogs with a wheelchair





  • Web tip: The URL shortcut to this page is fcps.net/spedfamilies