Monday, April 13, 2015 9:51:00 PM
contact info for FREE lawyers who have past success in this !!
RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES IN THE FIGHT FOR PORTER SERVICE
1-Special Education lawyer Gary Mayerson will defend porter service students pro bono.
Fill out the parent intake form at http://mayerslaw.com and/or call the office 212-265-7200.
2-Bronx Legal Services (718-928-3700) has experience defending porter service in a non-city building; each borough has its own free legal services office listed at: http://www.legalservicesnyc.org
3-We suggest you copy / inform Sara from Parents to Improve School Transportation of your plans using email@example.com and 347-504-3310; also Ellen from Parent 2 Parent of New York State using firstname.lastname@example.org and 800-405-8818. Based on your child’s school district, they can suggest other supporters and possibly reporters.
4-Self-advocates: Center for Independence of the Disabled-NY (Queens 646-442-1520; Manhattan 212-674-2300): http://www.cidny.org/
Brooklyn Center for Independence of the Disabled: 718-998-3000 or email@example.com.
5-The office of Public Advocate Letitia James has expressed interest in monitoring this situation as well.