Parent Resource Center for Special Ed

  • The CCPS Parent Resource Center for Special Education exists to provide a resource for parents, educators, and the communitycenter that will benefit all youth with disabilities. The center provides training, resources, and linkages between the school and community. Staffed by parents and educators, the center activities include but are not limited to the following:

    • Maintain a lending library of articles, newsletters, books, and videotapes on a wide range of special education topics such as special education law, types of disabilities, support groups, and recreational opportunities.
    • Seek ways to encourage and strengthen communication between parents and school personnel.
    • Refer families to local support groups, workshops, and advocacy groups.
    • Provide an opportunity for families to network and share ideas and experiences.
    • Link experienced parents to parents of newly identified children with similar special needs.
    • Offer support to parents who need someone to talk to on an individual basis in a confidential, supportive atmosphere.


    The CCPS Parent Resource Center for Special Education is a cooperative program that includes the:

     familysupport Family Support Network of the Cecil County Infants & Toddlers Program
    Susan Gerhard - Family Support Network Coordinator

     partnersforsuccess Partners for Success of the Cecil County Public Schools Special Education Program
    Katie Seymour - Partners For Success Coordinator

    Preschool Partners Program
    Mary Amerman -  Pre-School Partners Coordinator

    *If Cecil County Public Schools are closed, the PRC office will be closed.
    *If CCPS is delayed due to inclement weather, PRC events for that day will be canceled.

PRC Resources

  • LENDING LIBRARY

    Browse our online Lending Library Catalog at ccpsprc.goalexandria.com and then stop in to the PRC to check out a book. We are here to help, we can help you find something to fit your need or interest!

    Fall 2018 Newsletter

    Archive Newsletters Available below: 

    newsletter

PRC Hours

  • Gilpin Manor Elementary
    203 Newark Ave
    Elkton, MD 21921 

    410-996-5637
    prc@ccps.org

    2018-2019 Hours

    Monday 9:30AM-3:30PM
    Tuesday 9:30AM-3:30PM
    Wednesday  9:30AM-1:00PM
    Thursday 9:30AM-3:30PM
    Friday Please Call

     Please note that staff members are frequently off-site for meetings or workshops.  Please call before visitng to ensure there is someone available to meet with you.

Upcoming Closings

  • Hours Change:

    Wednesday, October 31, 2018 (10AM -12:30PM)

  • What's Happening?

    October 16, 2018 - "All About The Infants & Toddlers Program" workshop has been postponed, another date will be announced when we reschedule.

  • For a direct link to the PRC Calendar click HERE