INFORMATION AND REFERRAL SERVICES
The SUNS Center provides information to schools on various topics related to supports and services to students with disabilities. The Center also provides referral information on outside agencies that are available to assist schools as they provide services to students with disabilities.
What are Information and Referral Services?
Information and Referral Services includes the following:
- Dissemination of information on topics related to students who are at-risk.
- Access to the SUNS Center web page.
- Access to the SUNSpots. The SUNSpots are ‘Fact Sheets’ on various special education topics. Click on the SUNSpots link for more information.
- Access to the SUNShade. The SUNShade is a listing of community resources available to assist schools in implementing compliant programs for students who are at-risk. Click on the SUNShade link more more information.
Who is eligible for Information and Referral Services?
Any school in the Greater New Orleans area is eligible to access the SUNS Center Information and Referral Services.
How does a school request Information and Referral Services?
Schools may contact the SUNS Center directly or click on the SUNSpots or SUNShade links for more information.
Is there a fee for Information and Referral Services?
There is no fee for Information and Referral Services. A fee may be charged to cover copying and postage if a school would like any resource materials copied and sent to them.
Who will provide the Information and Referral Services?
Center staff will coordinate the development or compilation of resource materials utilizing the expertise of both Center staff and contracted consultants.
How will schools be billed for Information and Referral Services?
Schools will be invoiced monthly if they request information to be copied and/or mailed.
Information and Referral Services
Do you have questions? Click HERE to type in your questions to the SUNS Center! A response will be emailed to you.
The SUNS Center
Serving the Unique Needs of Students in the Greater New Orleans Area
3108 Canal Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70119