Children’s Law Project




Capital District Special Education Taskforce 


New York State Education Department, Assistance for Parents


U.S. Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights 


Social Security Administration



  • Education Rights of Homeless Children
  • Emancipated Minors
  • How to Appeal a Denial of SSI and/or Social Security Disability
  • Public Assistance for Minors Living Alone
  • Representing Yourself at a Social Security Hearing
  • Social Security Disability and SSI
  • Social Security and Representative Payees
  • SSI Overpayments
  • Educational Rights of Children with Disabilities: Section 504 Accommodation Plans
  • General SChool Discipline Issues
  • Discipline of Students with Disabilities



The CLP attorney is available to give presentations on these and other issues affecting children. Please contact LASNNY’s Albany office at (518) 462-6765 for more information.

  • Language Access Rights in Special Education
  • Accommodations and Modifications
  • School Discipline
  • Special Education
  • SSI