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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

  

United States Virgin Islands Department of Education
No. 44-46 Kongens Gade
Charlotte Amalie
U.S. Virgin Islands 00802
Telephone: (340) 774-0100
Fax: (340) 779-7153
Email: education@usvi.org

Web:  http://www.usvi.org/education/

 

Department of Education: Special Education
Belinda W. O'Neal, State Director
State Office of Special Education
Special Education/Department of Education
44-46 Kongens Gade
Charlotte Amalie
St. Thomas, VI 00802
(340) 774-4399
E-mail: bwoneal@usviosep.org

Programs for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities: Ages Birth through 3
Renée Joseph -Rhymer, Director
Infant and Toddlers Program
Department of Health
Elaine Co. Complex
Est. Contant #78-1, 2, 3
St. Thomas, VI 00802
(340) 777-8804, ext. 2623, 2631

Programs for Children with Disabilities: Ages 3 through 5
Belinda W. O'Neal, State Director
State Office of Special Education
Special Education/Department of Education
44-46 Kongens Gade
Charlotte Amalie
St. Thomas, VI 00802
(340) 774-4399
E-mail: bwoneal@usviosep.org

Protection and Advocacy Agency
Amelia Headley-LaMont, Executive Director
Virgin Islands Advocacy, Inc.
63 Estate Carlton
Fredericksted, St. Croix, VI 00840
(340) 772-1200; (340) 772-4641 (TTY)
E-mail: info@viadvocacy.org
Web: www.viadvocacy.org

 

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Literacy Resources

  

Literacy Partnership

Department of Education
No. 44-46 Kongens Gade
Charlotte Amalle, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, 00801

 

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Articles of Interest

  

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Miscellaneous Information & Resources

 

4H Youth Development Programs - http://rps.uvi.edu/CES/4hhome.html

 

Parent Training and Information Center (PTI)
Catherine Rehema Glenn, Executive Director
VIFIND
2 Nye Gade
St. Thomas, USVI 00802
(340) 774-1662
E-mail: vifind@islands.vi
Web: www.taalliance.org/ptis/vifind/

Rosemary J. Sumas, Executive Director
Virgin Islands Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities
P.O. Box 9500
St. Thomas, VI 00801
(340) 776-1277
E-mail: DAR@viaccess.net

Carolyn Smith, Director
Assistive and Adaptive Computer Technology for the Disabled
Virgin Islands Resource Center for the Disabled, Inc.
P.O. Box 308427
St. Thomas, VI 00803-8427
(340) 777-2253
E-mail: VIRCD@islands.vi
Web: www.vircd.org

Community Parent Resource Center
(Serving Virgin Islands)
Catherine Rehema Glenn, Program Director
Country/Hills Project
#2 Nye Gade
St. Thomas, VI 00802
(340) 774-1662
E-mail: vifind@islands.vi
Web: www.taalliance.org/ptis/vifind/

Parent Information Resource Center (PIRC)
Saundra Phaire, Project Director
Virgin Islands Parents Uniting Schools and Home
2 Nye Gade
St. Thomas, USVI 00802
(340) 774-1662
E-mail: sphaire@yahoo.com
 

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child playing in water

Things To Do & Places To See

 

usvi-logo.gif (2922 bytes)U.S. Virgin Islands Travel Guide - http://www.usvi.net/

 

Department of Tourism - http://www.usvi.org/tourism/index.html

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