Advocates for Children
Advocates for Children of New York works on behalf of children who are at greatest risk for school-based discrimination and/or academic failure due to:
- race or ethnicity
- immigrant or English Language Learner status
- sexual orientation or gender identity
- involvement in the foster care or juvenile justice systems
Their focus is on Least Restrictive Environment (LRE) for the person.
The helpline is open Monday to Thursday 10am to 4pm.