Jennifer Chang, California special education rights attorney, will be speaking about school district assessments and parents’ right to an Independent Educational Evaluation (IEE) at StarVista’s Child and Parent Services special needs caretaker support group Thursday, January 20, 2022, from 6:30-8 pm PT.

This virtual support group is held via Zoom and tailored for parents and caregivers of children with special needs. The meeting ID: 845 8436 7156, the passcode: caps.

StarVista’s Child and Parent Services (CAPS) is available to any family with a child 0-18 living in San Mateo, Half Moon Bay, Montara, El Granada, Moss Beach, San Bruno, South San Francisco, and Daly City. The focus of the program is reducing caregiver stress through a strength-based and short-term approach. Services are available in the family’s home or in their community.

View the flyer about the event here, en Español here. If you have any questions about the event call, text or email Maria Riascos at 650.208.0016 or

Jennifer Chang has spent years helping families of students with special needs advocate for themselves and their children. She holds school systems accountable for providing the right educational opportunities to children with special needs and fights to get the education and services they are entitled to by law. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your child’s rights or to discuss your case reach out to her via this online form or call (323) 931-5270.