DEC supports and promotes authentic engagement of families of children with disabilities and other special needs in all activities and to provides support towards the accomplishment of DEC’s Priority Issues Agenda

DEC ensures there is a focus on families in all DEC activities:
Promote Family Involvement


Encourage Collaboration
   DEC Family Community of Practice (CoP)
         Instructions: How to Join a CoP
   Become Involved in Your State DEC Subdivision
   Family/Parent Affiliate Membership level for CEC/DEC

Support Families at the DEC Annual Conference
   As attendees and presenters
   Scholarships available
   Registration waiver for families of young children with disabilities.