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Taking Action for Special Kids

Working Together for Families 

in Southwest Virginia

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TASK is an independent non-profit agency serving families in Southwest Virginia for over 30 years. We help families with special needs children and professionals get the information and services they need. We work in partnership with PEATC (Parent Information Advocacy Training Center).
Families Need high quality information, training, and support so that their children and adult family member with special needs can reach their fullest potential.


What We Do

Helping Families and Professionals in Southwest Virginia

Furthering our cause is the most important goal of our organization. We seek to support, empower, and provide high quality resources to our community in a safe and secure environment. Our success isn’t measured in terms of wealth or profit margin, but by the value we provide to those we serve.

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TASK Summer Program

Summer Enrichment for Tazewell County Children with Disabilities

The 2022 TASK Summer Program was held in person June 13 to July 8. Tazewell County VA students with an IEP for any reason are eligible to attend. Students will receive a variety of programs, including: internet safety, social skills, intensive reading and math instruction, art, yoga, speech OT and PT. 

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Special Education Workshops

Knowledge is Power

At TASK, we are dedicated to improving your knowledge of the special education maze. Click here for on demand trainings. To request a workshop for your group, please call 401-307-3283

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Information & Referral

Free & Confidential

Call us for free, confidential individualized assistance at (401) 307-3283. It helps to have your child's school records before you call!

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Help TASK Help Families

Support TASK's mission to help families with special needs children by making a donation in any amount. Please make a tax deductible donation through our secure Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/      Takingactionforspecialkids


Contact TASK-Taking Action for Special Kids

                                                                   Get in touch with Taking Action for Special Kids in Virginia.  For Resources in other states, go to                                            https://www.parentcenterhub.org/                                                                                                                                

PO Box 877, North Tazewell, VA 24630

Call: (401) 307-3283

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