Special Education Comprehensive Planning
New Comprehensive Plan for Public Review
Right to Education Local Task Force #19
Serving the member school districts of the Northeastern Educational Intermediate Unit 19 (NEIU 19)
The primary purpose of the Right to Education Local Task Force # 19 (LTF #19) is to make recommendations that assist in improving, expanding, and monitoring programs and services for children eligible for special education supports and services.
LTF #19 includes family members, educators, providers, and professional representation from the The Arc-NEPA, NEIU, and Lackawanna and Susquehanna County administrators. Together this group works to plan opportunities that ensure that all eligible children receive and individualized, free and appropriate public education (FAPE).
2018-2019 Meeting Schedule
10/16/18 9:30 a.m. @ The Arc of NEPA
11/20/18 9:30 a.m. @ The Arc of NEPA
2/12/19 9:30 a.m. @ The Arc of NEPA
3/19/19 6:00 p.m. @ The Arc of NEPA
4/16/19 9:30 a.m. @ The Arc of NEPA
5/07/19 9:30 a.m. @ The Arc of NEPA
Meeting Schedule and Topics
Disability Life Planning
Karen Lugiano- Special Needs Financial Advisor Mass Mutual
Waiver Supports and Services
Independent Eligibility Team Coordinator
The ARC of NEPA
115 Meadow Avenue, Scranton
Call The Arc to RSVP @ (570) 346-4010
The Local Task Force Meetings provide an opportunity for parents to share concerns and gain information about special education services. We need your attendance to build a community of parents, educators, and community supports to assist one another in overcoming challenges to receiving services.