February, 2017 - DLSI has recently received two grants. The first is a $3000 grant from the Shaw -Burckhardt Brenner Foundation to be used to benefit families in connection with the Villages F.C.N. Program. The second grant is in the amount of $3000 from Answers for Autism to be used to benefit families with children on the Autism spectrum.
September, 2015 - Disability Legal Services of Indiana (DLSI) has received a $3000 grant from The Shaw-Burckhardt-Brenner Foundation. This grant will fund needed educational advocacy hours for children and families in connection with the Villages Kinship Care program. The Kinship Care program assists families who care for children who otherwise would be placed in the foster care system. Thank you Shaw-Burckhardt-Brenner Foundation!
DLSI has received a $3000 grant from Autism Advocates of Indiana,
Inc. to be used to provide legal assistance to eligible families
with children on the Autism Spectrum.
If your child is eligible for special education services due to Autism, or you believe your child is eligible for special education services due to Autism, and you need legal assistance in either obtaining appropriate educational services or implementing an existing Individualized Education Program (IEP), please complete a DLSI client intake form.
Run or walk in the 5th Annual Dash for Disabilities! It is being held on April 30th at 9AM: The Dash for Disabilities is our primary fundraiser and is held each spring at Eagle Creek Park. It's a great way to get some exercise, enjoy a beautiful park and support a great cause - register here!