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PEAK Parent Center’s Response to COVID-19

PEAK Parent Center will keep safety and health a priority for our staff and community throughout the current global health situation. We will continue to provide information resources, trainings, and guidance to the families, individuals, youth, educators, and professionals we serve. Through at least May 1, 2020, the PEAK Parent Center office will be closed. No in-person activities will be conducted, and PEAK staff will conduct business remotely.

If you need to reach a PEAK Parent Advisor:

Call: 719-531-9400 between 9:00 am and 1:30 pm MDT, Monday through Friday. Or Email: parentadvisor@peakparent.org

For all other business PEAK staff can be reached via email.

We will continue to provide information and resources on social media and our website.

Key COVID-19 Resources for Families

Colorado Mental Health Help: Resources for Coping with COVID-19

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Many Coloradans are feeling stress and pressure from the COVID-19 crisis. When it feels like it’s too much to handle, make sure you reach out! The following resources are available to help you, your loved ones, and friends. We’re facing unprecedented times and circumstances and no one can go it alone. Don’t be afraid to expand your circle of support!

CO Crisis Services Text: Text ‘TALK’ to 38255

COVID-19 resources: https://covid.colorado.gov/

CO Crisis Services Phone: 1-844-493-8255

Veterans in crisis: http://veteranscrisisline.net

Coping with COVID-19 stress: http://bit.ly/covid-coping

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990

Substance abuse helpline: 800-662-4357

About PEAK Parent Center

Welcome! PEAK Parent Center is a nonprofit that works every day to ensure that all people with disabilities are fully included in their neighborhood schools, communities, employment, and all walks of life.

A Parent Center founded in 1986, PEAK offers an array of free and low-cost services to families of children with disabilities and self-advocates across Colorado and beyond. Each year, PEAK directly reaches more than 45,000 families, youth with disabilities/self-advocates, and educators.

Recent News

April 27, 2020
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April 14, 2020
*Editor's Note: PEAK Parent Center knows the way forward in these uncharted waters amid unprecedented school closures must include collaboration from everyone involved.

PEAK Featured Events

Webinars
FREE For Families and Educators
Preparing for the IEP
Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 12:00-1:00 pm MDT
Webinars
Improving IEP Teams Webinar Series
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Webinars
Become an Educational Surrogate Parent

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