As a Surrogate Parent Volunteer you would agree to advocate for a handicapped or thought-to-be handicapped child whose birth parents are “unknown or unavailable.” The Surrogate Parent Volunteer would be representing this handicapped student in circumstances addressing the educational needs of a child. The duties include:
Schuylkill Intermediate Unit 29 is seeking interested volunteers to train who can help a special needs child of any of our 12 school districts when the parent or guardian is unavailable. As a volunteer you would be required to will participate in meetings and discussions to assist In the education of the child.
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer please RSVP to:
Director of Special Education