Parent Resource Center (Special Education)

Parent Resource Center funded by Special Education

Gertrude Ridley, Parent Resource Center Coordinator
(757) 925-5785
Office Hours:  8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday
Additional hours (appointments) upon request
(757) 925-5596 – Fax

The Parent Resource Center funded by Special Education is committed to providing assistance to parents, educators, students, grandparents, relatives and community members.  Together, we help our children and youth develop and live full, productive, happy, independent lives to the maximum extent possible.


Dec. 8th 5:00-6:30 at King’s Fork Middle School. Collaboration and Communication
Strategies for Parents and Schools

 PRC- In-service with Tracy Lee – VDOE




  • Parent Resource Videos
  • Parent Resource Books
  • Provide Information and Supportive Services
  • Offer Educational Opportunities and Training
  • Promote Cooperative Relationships Between School, Home and the Community
  • Distribute Monthly Newsletters/Flyers
  • Lend an Understanding Ear
  • Individual Consultation With Families

Helpful Publications


Click on  Peachjar to access the PRC newsletters.  Once you click on the link, please click on your student’s school to locate the PRC newsletter.


Opportunities for Fun