IDEA and McKinney-Vento Laws:
Rights and Resources for SC Families 

Across South Carolina, more and more families are navigating raising a child with a disability while experiencing housing instability.

Join Family Connection of South Carolina to learn more about rights and resources for students under two federal laws, the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) and McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act. This free, one-day training is open to professionals and family serving organizations and will include an in-depth discussion on identification, coordination, and implementation in South Carolina.


For questions or accommodations, email [email protected].

Training Dates and Locations:

Lexington, SC

Tuesday, July 30
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. 

Lexington Municipal Conference Center, 111 Maiden Lane, Lexington, SC 29072

Florence, SC

Tuesday, August 13
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Francis Marion University,
4822 East Palmetto Street,
Florence, SC 29506

Greenville, SC

Wednesday, August 28
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

The Children’s Museum of the Upstate, 300 College Street
Greenville, SC 29601

Summerville, SC

Wednesday, September 18
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Lowcountry Conference Center, 406 Sigma Dr,
Summerville, SC 29486