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 General links

  Contact your State Legislator or Members of Congress - click here.

 Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program- A comprehensive community-based Suicide Prevention Program.

CALL: 800-273-TALK(8255) or TEXT 'Help' to 741741.

Find your weather forecast by zip code - click here.

Parents as Teachers (PAT) is an international early childhood parent education and family support program serving families throughout pregnancy until their child enters kindergarten.

Parent Reviews Give an Inside View - How does your school do in meeting the needs of its students? Just click on Parent Reviews on any school profile to see personal, up-close comments about schools.

 Children and Politics in Your State - click here.

  Homework Help for Kids & Teens - click here.

Fight Crime: Invest in Kids - Law Enforcement support for programs preventing juvenile crime and violence.

For the substance abuse treatment facility nearest you, click here.

  For the mental health treatment center nearest you, click here.

Find K-12 school information for your state School and District Rankings - NicheSchoolMatch or RateMyTeacher.

  How to volunteer to help a child - click here.

  Reading & Literacy Help for Children -click here.

  Reading & Literacy Help for Adults - click here.

 Find help in your state or region for children with chronic, life-threatening illnesses or disabilities - click here.  For resources in Spanish, click here.

  U.S. Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS)

 U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP)

 Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA)

 Visit School Websites - links to over 70,000 school websites from around the country.

 Covering Kids & Families works to reduce the number of uninsured children and adults who are eligible for public health care coverage programs but not enrolled. To find low-cost and free health care for children call 1-877-KIDS-NOW.

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Education Resources & Information

  

Department of Education: Special Education
Special Education Division
Department of Education
Pago Pago, AS 96799
(011) (684) 633-5237
Web: http://www.doe.as (link up as of 10/17/03)

 
Programs for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities:
Ages Birth - 2

Dr. Julia Lyons, Part C Coordinator
LBJ Tropical Medical Center
American Samoa Hospital Authority
Government of American Samoa
Pago Pago, AS 96799
(011) (684) 633-4929 or 2697
 
Programs for Children with Disabilities: Ages 3 - 5
Moeolo Va'atausili Preschool Specialist
Special Education Division
Department of Education
Pago Pago, AS 96799
(011) (684) 633-1323
 

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Literacy Resources

  

State Adult Education/Literacy Office
Board of Higher Education, American Samoa Community College - Mapusaga
Phone: (011) 684-699-9155

 

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Articles of Interest

  

Samoa News - American Samoa's daily newspaper

 

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Miscellaneous Information & Resources

 

Parent Resource and Information Center

Fa'Anati Penitusi
American Samoa PAVE
P.O. Box 3432
Pago Pago, AS 96799
(011) (684) 699-6946
Email: SAMPAVE@samoatelco.com 
 

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Things To Do & Places To See

 

National Park of American Samoa (Pago Pago) - http://www.nps.gov/npsa/

 

Fagatele Bay - National Marine Sanctuary - Guided tours of the majestic natural reserve area can be scheduled by calling the Fagatele Bay office.
Phone: (011) 684-633-7354
 
Tia Seu Lupe Historical Park and Fagatogo Historical Walking Tour - Take the time to experience the legendary sites of American Samoa by revisiting the past with the Historical Preservation Office.
Phone: (011) 684-633-2384
 
ASCC Land Grant in Malaeimi provides an exhibit of ethnobotonical plants and the history of ancient Samoan medicinal remedies. By appointment.
Phone: (011) 684-699-1575

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This page last updated on 08/21/2018

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NOTE: (ALL RESOURCES PRE-IDEA 2004 ARE FOR INFORMATIONAL/HISTORICAL RESEARCH PURPOSES ONLY)