• 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.

Disability Awareness: Blindness & Low Vision

  • January is National Braille Literacy Month. While commonly associated with people who have low to no vision, this tactile system is a helpful skill for anyone. Learn more about its creator, Louis Braille:

    How to Learn Braille

    Activity Sheets for Children 

    FamilyConnect (Scroll down to "Directory of Services" and choose Kentucky.)

  • Coming Up: 

    Autism Family Network meetings for preschool and elementary families  

    * Feb. 9 and April 13, both at noon or 6 p.m.   

     Zoom link  

    Questions? Email Tanya Sturgill


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