Poliquin Announces Grants for Parents and Families of Children with Disabilities

 Maine’s Second District Congressman Bruce Poliquin announced that the U.S. Department of Education will award $200,000 to the Maine Parent Federation, an organization dedicated to helping families of children with disabilities .

“It’s critical that our Maine families are given the resources and support they need,” Congressman Poliquin said.  “I’m thrilled to see that homes with special needs are getting the proper care.”

 

According to their official website, the Maine Parent Federation provides information, referral, one on one telephone support, and training to parents of children with disabilities or special health care needs and the professionals who work with these families through numerous grant-funded projects.